Megan Neumann is heading into her sophomore year at Embry-Riddle with an eye-opening experience of extensive research conducted over the summer.
Student athlete and Civil Engineering major, Abigail Valley, has skillfully mastered a full, demanding college schedule while heading into her senior year at Embry-…
Gifted with athletic, culinary and engineering skills, Aerospace Engineering major Aubrianne Dupre is following her passions at Embry-Riddle.
Brandon Dreslin is graduating with his B.S. in Human Factors Psychology this year — and in the meantime, he’s gaining invaluable experiences while soaking up as much…
Global Security and Intelligence Studies major gains international experience in security by studying abroad in Taiwan.
Hudson Garber has a passion for becoming the best pilot he can be – and shares his journey to success via his aviation-dedicated social media platforms.
Mia Hamlin’s summer internship in Southwest’s emergency response department was an exciting and fulfilling experience that she is happy to share with others.
Aeronautical Science major Megan Gill’s report on her internship with Horizon Air highlights the opportunities of an Embry-Riddle education.
May Maryzana Maginde
After facing down many challenges, including racism and sexism, May Maryzana Maginde has put her Aerospace Engineering degree to work.
Toriahna Thomas is a rising junior at Embry-Riddle. Right now, she’s completing her first internship, leading multiple organizations and preparing for what the future…
Philip Kwiecinski’s journey to his B.S. in Aviation Maintenance Science has been filled with support, encouragement, camaraderie — and success.
Jessyca Derby is working hard to earn her Ph.D. in Human Factors from Embry-Riddle and is soaking up as much knowledge and experience as she can.
Tips For Thriving in Your Senior Year
Our faculty share their tips for surviving and thriving in your senior year.
Portia Ani wants to use the combined skills and experiences from her B.S. in Aviation Maintenance Science and MBA degrees to one day open her own FBO.
Aerospace Engineering major Cameron Archibald’s Embry-Riddle experience has been so good that his two younger brothers have followed him here.
Paul Rossi’s B.S. in Aeronautics helped him become a UAS innovator and entrepreneur. Today, he is pursuing a Master of Space Operations degree.
Alumna Kiara Bean reflects on her experience earning a degree in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination at Embry-Riddle.
Garrett Demshar has gained valuable and unforgettable experiences throughout his time at Embry-Riddle.
Catie Alfonzo-Jenner just went to NASA to complete an engineering challenge and is ready to take on senior year.
By conducting applied biological research on bed bugs, Raelyn Yoshioka is learning fundamental skills that will aid her in her future career.
From playing in the bands to finishing as a finalist in NASA challenges and beyond, Graydon Russell made the most of his time at Embry-Riddle.
Aerospace Engineering student Connor Arnold set his sights on space as a young boy, and he is counting on Embry-Riddle to help him reach the stars.
Michael Falanga just graduated from Embry-Riddle with his B.S. in Human Factors Psychology. Now, he’s moving on to pursue his Ph.D. in the same field.
Ta’Leah Adams earned her MBAA at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University whilst competing (and winning) on the Track & Field team.
In addition to his flight training, Aeronautical Science major Dylan Kowlessar has discovered a range of new passions to pursue at Embry-Riddle.
Danielle Van Pelt
Communication student Danielle Van Pelt has big dreams in the world of broadcast meteorology and is well on her way to accomplishing them.
Sophomore student Alix Craft has some advice for incoming students to help you make the most out of your freshman year.
Meet Faith Lee, a senior at Embry-Riddle. With hard work, a supportive community and the ability to make lasting connections, she earned the opportunity of a lifetime…
Dual Enrollment student Noah Burrows got his college education off to a fast start by earning his A.S. in Aeronautics while still in high school.
Computer Science major Tahmina Tisha on her passion for her program, her appreciation for Embry-Riddle, her job and the strong women who inspired her along the way.
Mechanical Engineering student Arjun Menon is working with fellow ASME club members on a traction control device to help make motorcycles safer.
Divyeshwari Vansadia has been preparing for her future career since childhood. With a true love for the stars and space, Vansadia has the motivation and ability to go…
Civil Engineering senior Sydney Makarovich is on a path to success post-graduation, with a leader’s mindset and an exciting position secured in her field.
From Space to Startups
Embry-Riddle’s entrepreneurship courses and the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship provide students with tools and support to make innovative ideas reality.
This international student is a Software Engineering major whose campus involvement has made her feel right at home.
From designing to actualizing infrastructure improvements, Engineers Without Borders allows students to gain valuable experience while making positive changes world…
Kirsten Bauernschmidt is earning an M.S. in Human Factors at Embry-Riddle and is on the team at Relativity Space that launched the world’s first 3-D printed rocket.
B.S. in Electrical Engineering student Molly Ruley balances her love of engineering with her role as a contestant in the Miss Arizona 2023 Pageant.
Emma Rash is wrapping up her undergraduate career at Embry-Riddle. On top of being a student, much of her time is spent working in the field she is most passionate about:…
Gina Buhl mapped out her career in aviation long before she set foot in the cockpit.
Hope Elmer’s fascination with space led her to pursue aerospace engineering from an early age.
The Omics Lab at Embry-Riddle gives student researchers the chance to explore the effects of space travel on the human body.
Dustin Foote hopes his story will inspire others to pursue an education despite their struggles and setbacks.
Embry-Riddle senior Arda Cetken will head from Prescott, Arizona, to Everett, Washington, for his position at The Boeing Company.
Eshna Bhargava found her home away from home by creating her own campus community.
Three Embry-Riddle students with diverse interests have teamed up to pursue their passion for taking aviation and aerospace photos.
Mia Hamlin keeps her schedule full with a police department internship and participation in several campus organizations on top of her GSIS coursework.
M.S. in Human Factors graduate Nicole Schoenstein used her Embry-Riddle degree and internships to help build her current career at NASA.
Aiming for a career in federal law enforcement, Global Security and Intelligence Studies student Tamhas Morgan is starting out locally.
Matthew Jolliffe (’23) has completed six internships during his time at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, from General Electric to Fox Factory to BMW.
B.S. in Space Physics grad Jennifer James is pursuing her Ph.D. and hoping to one day train the next generation of engineers and scientists.
High-Altitude Normobaric Chamber
What is Hypoxia? Embry-Riddle facility helps students understand its impact.
Leah Smith has taken advantage of all the opportunities Embry-Riddle has to offer.
Pursuing a Master of Science in Safety Science at Embry-Riddle helped Chris Riley launch a dream career at NASA.
Samir Ahmed fulfilled his academic and professional dreams even before graduation.
Jordan Garrett (’22) is preparing for the adventure of a lifetime before he travels to Japan for graduate school with a competitive scholarship.
Master of Business Administration in Aviation student April Bedunah’s internship with the U.S. House put her at the heart of aviation policy.
Katie Rolle (‘24) looks to apply her knowledge in mechanical engineering to combat climate change.
Elena Djudaric is a first-generation college student studying Aerospace Engineering on the Astronautics track, while being active in several clubs.
Global Security & Intelligence Studies major Grace Brown (‘24) loves to sing Embry-Riddle's praises when speaking with prospective students.
Jack Frankie & Harrison
Whether it’s giving campus tours to prospective students or teaching math to children in Zambia, Jack Frankie (‘25) is always willing to lend a helping hand. Now, he…
UAS student Adrian Bates-Domingo's (‘22, ‘23) participation in Embry-Riddle's summer programs gave him field experience he couldn’t get anywhere else.
Juan Andres Mesa Sanchez
With an Aeronautics Degree from Embry-Riddle, this pilot is getting closer to his goal of a career on the flight deck.
Jorge Canido has big dreams in the aviation industry. With ideas that could transform the world of aeronautics, he decided to pursue not one but two master’s degrees…
M.S. in Leadership student Nick Jacobs looked to the skies for a career change chasing his childhood dream.
Hailey Murray (‘25) chose to study Space Physics at Embry-Riddle because she was excited about learning and growing within the field. Now, she has not only grown, but…
Society of Women Engineers
Students from the Society of Women Engineers Collegiate Section hosted a STEM workshop for elementary school girls.
Embry-Riddle offers Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) students opportunities to participate in innovative and impactful research opportunities.
Small Teams Analog Research Lab
The Small Teams Analog Research (STAR) Lab on Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus offers students the chance to be part of cutting-edge research using human subjects…
Elliot Rodriguez (‘25) looked to student clubs and organizations to help him adjust to life on campus and find a sense of community.
John Christensen & Michael D'Alonzo
Embry-Riddle's Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) degree program offers students opportunities to apply this newer technology in innovative ways.
Letsy Gonzalez (‘23), president of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), reveals what makes the Prescott Campus community so special.
JaciLynn Poteet (’21) once felt like she was behind all her classmates, but now she’s ensuring rocket launch safety.
When it comes to taking her aviation career to a new level, Anastasia-Andreaa Panaitescu (’24) is definitely hitting the high notes.
Embry-Riddle senior Isabella Novo (‘23) has always wanted to become an astronaut. Now, after landing a position at NASA, she is one step closer to that dream coming…
Space and Atmospheric Instrumentation Lab
College of Arts & Sciences, Daytona Beach Campus
This Embry-Riddle Worldwide student is making a difference in the lives of others through aviation.
Undergraduate Research Institute
At Embry-Riddle's Prescott, AZ, campus, we are committed to providing students with opportunities to engage in hands-on, faculty-led research in their chosen fields.…
Air Traffic Management
Among the most crucial roles in flight safety is air traffic control. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Bachelor of Science in Air Traffic Management trains students…
Long Beach, California, native Giselle Angulo discovered her passion for flight through a desire to travel the world. Now, with the Boeing Scholars program, she’s training…
Aerospace, Computer & Software Engineering
Embry-Riddle offers degree programs in some of the fastest growing engineering fields and graduates leave career-ready.
Amanda Zhu and Clarissa Pavao
The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) selected two Embry-Riddle students and one faculty member to participate in the inaugural Scholars Transforming Through Research…
Boeing Scholar Samuel Low is on his way to fulfilling his childhood dream thanks to The Boeing Company.
The Boeing Company continues supplying selected Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University students with scholarships, networking opportunities and a wealth of industry knowledge…
A scholarship from Boeing aids this aerospace and occupational safety student in reaching her goals at Embry-Riddle.
Aeronautical Science student Jordan Garypie is pursuing his Aeronautical Science degree and running a clothing company called Pilot Quarters.
How to Become a Pilot
Embry-Riddle can help you become a pilot while providing a well-rounded aviation education in a university setting.
As a Boeing Scholar, students can begin building their professional networks while they pursue their degrees at Embry-Riddle.
Cybersecurity Programs at Embry-Riddle
The world of cybersecurity is vast and ever-growing. With Embry-Riddle's cybersecurity degree programs, students can explore their unique interests while gaining invaluable…
M.S. in Human Security & Resilience student Kaitlynn Stookey is already applying her classroom lessons to real world problems.
Aerospace Engineering major Jarred Jordan has become an award-winning student thanks to the opportunities Embry-Riddle offers.
Alumna Alyssa DeCarlis (‘22) reviewed an extensive list of graduate programs before deciding that Embry-Riddle was the right choice to further her education.
Bob and Brady Slaughter
Mechanical Engineering grad Brady Slaughter attended Embry-Riddle in the footsteps of his grandfather, who graduated in 1961.
Rachel St. Louis
Air Traffic Management student Rachel St. Louis has a side business that is helping her fund construction of her own airplane.
Aviation Business Administration Ph.D. candidate Ben Gonzalez is now working on his fourth degree from Embry-Riddle.
An elite team is required to keep the Blue Angels flying high. Each support team member offers a unique skill set and is expected to perform with precision. One recent…
Michaelle “Michy” Ramos
Aerospace Engineering student Michaelle Ramos is earning her degree and helping other young women explore STEM careers.
Electrical Engineering senior Drew Yoshida (’23) spent summer 2022 getting a huge head start on his career, thanks to an internship at Honeywell Aerospace.
Teja Tiriveedhi: Computer Engineering
Computer Engineering major and international graduate Teja Tiriveedhi took advantage of Embry-Riddle's many academic and social opportunities to help enrich his academics…
Ralph Alcock (’78) was among four pilots who flew the first training aircraft to the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott Campus in August 1978, just before…
B.S. in Aerospace and Occupational Safety major Fernando Avila says scholarships are helping him get closer to his dream career.
NASA astronaut Terry Virts earned his M.S. in Aeronautics at Embry-Riddle before sharing his love of spaceflight with others.
Katharine Larsen earned her B.S. and M.S. in Aerospace Engineering at Embry-Riddle and is now pursuing a Ph.D. in the school’s renowned program.
Business Eagles Program
The Business Eagles program brings together high-performing business students and industry leaders. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is a leading institution for…
Safety Science student Piper Forcier wants to use her Embry-Riddle degree to help prevent future aviation accidents.
Embry-Riddle’s leading-edge technology is helping Aeronautical Science students like Nevada Randall finish flight training faster.
Aeronautical Science grad and current MBA in Aviation student Martin Kurkchubasche is focused on the importance of flight safety.
Elizabeth Mitchell: B.S. Aeronautical Science
When it came time to define her career pursuit, Elizabeth Mitchell (’22) kept an open mind. And that allowed Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to help her pursue a…
B.S. in Aeronautical Science major Emma Kirschenheiter found her aviation passion after an introductory flight in her native Long Island.
Air Traffic Management student Connor Cook found his true passion for aviation after arriving at Embry-Riddle’s Prescott Campus.
Space Physics major Janessa Slone took full advantage of the undergraduate research opportunities at Embry-Riddle.
Aerospace Engineering major Wilson Tadena (’22) turned an internship at The Boeing Company into a job as a Flight Test Engineer after graduation.
Students at Embry-Riddle don’t just learn beyond the classroom on campus; they also learn outside of the U.S. through their adventures studying abroad.
Global Security and Intelligence grad Savannah Riddles wants to use her newfound skills to make the world a safer place.
B.S. in Aeronautics grad Pedro Najera turned to Embry-Riddle when he wanted to transition from a military to civilian career.
M.S. in Engineering Management student Michael Zaffuto is making an effort to help improve the educational experience of his fellow students.
As a member of the Civil Air Patrol, Adrienne Reid assists with teaching cadets about safety and risk management.
An elite internship is helping Homeland Security major Jacques-Alice Auguste pursue her goal of securing a safer world.
Aeronautical Science student Peter Cuthbert is using Embry-Riddle’s leading-edge technology to pursue his dream of becoming a pilot.
Aerospace Engineering grad Zane Zylstra found that the right education provided a launchpad to some unexpected and amazing opportunities.
Eagles Get Down to Business with Boeing
Business students from all Embry-Riddle’s three campuses enjoyed a unique opportunity thanks to the university’s relationship with Boeing.
Aerospace Engineering student Marielle Lenehan capitalized on her SCUBA diving experience for an opportunity of a lifetime.
Aeronautical Science major Michael Bouchard is working to give local students the chance to learn more about aviation careers.
Boeing Scholar and Global Business major Faith Vasquez wants to be a part of the global supply chain solution.
Uncrewed Systems Degrees at Embry-Riddle
With an uncrewed systems degree from Embry-Riddle, you can find your niche in a variety of innovative and growing fields.
A solid academic foundation and unparalleled practical experience have Ryan Marando ready to launch his dream career in broadcast meteorology.
Master of Science in Project Management graduate Treshina Smith plans to open her own small business consulting company in the future.
Jon France is preparing for his future by combining his degree in Aeronautics with a minor in Security and Intelligence and Japanese language track.
Thanks to her Boeing scholarship, Mechanical Engineering student Chyra Parson is one step closer to achieving her dreams.
Worldwide MBAA student Steven Warmath uses his passion for pop culture to make a difference in the Orlando community and beyond.
Blake Evans and Corey Hume
The Boeing Company has collaborated with Embry-Riddle on a new career pathways program designed to help military students.
Aerospace Engineering graduate Lt. Joselyn Rabbit was among 50 recruits selected to begin Officer Undergraduate Training for the U.S. Space Force.
Space Operations major Niko Blanks is on a mission to help shape a more advanced – and more accessible – age of space exploration.
Aeronautical Science senior Skyler Williams shares his experience transferring to Embry-Riddle’s Prescott Campus.
Lauryn Taylor is applying the classroom and practical lessons from her Aerospace Physiology program to realize her dream of becoming a flight surgeon.
Computer Engineering grad Holly Ross left Embry-Riddle with a degree, a full-time job and plenty of memories from the soccer pitch.
A B.S. and an M.S. in Management have launched Air Force veteran Corey Goodnight on a mission to make airports safer and better.
Global Conflict Studies graduate Dwayne Clark (‘18) advises on policy and legislation for a U.S. Congressman on Capitol Hill.
The Embry-Riddle ASCEND team gives practical experience with engineering for high altitude exploration.
MBA in Aviation student Ryan Harper is on his way to his third Embry-Riddle degree thanks to the flexible programs offered at the Worldwide Campus.
Cyber Intelligence and Security students gained firsthand experience working in a complex operational technology environment
Aerospace Engineering student Corben Sroka added to his academic experience with a trip to Alaska through the Study America program.
Global Security & Intelligence Studies student Carolyn Chatham augmented her studies with a summer of studying in Taiwan.
Unmanned Aircraft Systems major Taylor Mantick begin his academic journey as a mechanical engineer before discovering his passion for UAS.
A plane crash in Alaska in 2019 did not stop Joy Cooper from earning her M.S. in Aeronautics and continuing her career in aviation.
Aerospace Engineering student Kaija Martin is looking forward to her journey as a Boeing Scholar at Embry-Riddle.
B.S. in Communication grad Katy Thompson earned the Outstanding Graduate Award and got a full-time job offer along with it.
Luke Boardman had always dreamed of attending Embry-Riddle, and his selection as a Boeing Scholar has helped turn his dream into reality.
Lauren Maples: Master of Systems Engineering
Master of Systems Engineering student Lauren Maples works as a scuba diver at NASA Johnson Space Center’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory.
Ann Marie Petrone
As the first female Chief Pilot for the Daytona Beach Student Eagles Flight Team, Aeronautical Science major Ann Marie Petrone is breaking barriers at 12,000 feet.
As an undergrad at Embry-Riddle, engineering student Marcos Dominguez is already making an impact on the aerospace industry at SpaceX.
Jenesis Tucker: Aeronautics
Aeronautics major Jenesis Tucker earned a Patti Grace Smith Fellowship that is helping boost her academic journey with internships and other perks.
Aeronautical Science grad Sergio Sovero describes how family support and an Embry-Riddle degree helped him land on the flight deck.
Losing her father in a 1994 airliner crash fueled a passion for newly-minted Aviation Safety Ph.D. Marisa Aguiar.
An MBAA degree helped alumni and airline pilot Chris Welch turn his baking hobby into a successful side business.
Aerospace Engineering grad Nishi Kelkar, now at Garmin, has also started a company offering learning resources for STEM students.
Benjamin Jones Jr.
For Benjamin Jones Jr., Embry-Riddle has played an integral role in boosting his aviation career.
M.S. in Human Security and Resilience graduate Tiffany Mosher has written a book about volunteering to help natural disaster recovery efforts.
With his MBAA, Marc Sklar has combined his passion for aviation with his love to telling stories.
Simulation Science, Games and Animation student Paige Cody returned to her Arizona high school to inspire the next generation of creators.
Dr. Jaydie King started her Embry-Riddle journey in high school and has now earned her Ph.D. in Human Factors.
With more than 140,000 alumni around the world, Embry-Riddle offers a network of incredible contacts within top organizations across the aviation and aerospace indu…
William Baca III
For William Baca III, the connections he’s made within the Eagle community have made all the difference.
With a B.S. and M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Wanjiku Kanjumba is primed to leave her legacy as an engineer and entrepreneur.
Support from his family and the Eagle community helped Ryan Lange set a course for success – and lay the foundation for first-generation students to come.
M.S. in Human Factors grad Nicole Schoenstein earned her degree from the Worldwide Campus while working at NASA.
After a successful military career, Phil Paddock is using his B.S. in Emergency Services to serve his country in a civilian role.
Aerospace Engineering major and Boeing Scholar Brennan Acevedo is turning his talent at math toward a career in STEM.
B.S. in Aviation Maintenance Science major Christian Wood is turning his passion for working with his hands into a career as an aviation technician.
Earning her M.S. in Human Factors degree helped Kate Fraser boost her career as an aviation safety specialist.
Business Analytics student Michael Lopez was elected treasurer of the first slate of officers to serve the Worldwide Campus SGA.
Adva Amir is pursuing her Aeronautics degree while she works as a first officer for SkyWest Airlines, a career she has always dreamed about.
Bella Memeo’s pursuit of an Aeronautical Science degree is getting a boost from the artwork she creates to help her learn.
Lucia Karnes earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Embry-Riddle and turned that experience into a job at Boeing Intelligence & Analytics.
B.S. in Aeronautical Science student Zsoee Eisel says being chosen as a Boeing Scholar will help her reach her goal of becoming an airline pilot.
B.S. in Aeronautical Science student Anna Scott’s selection as a Boeing Scholar brought her closer to her dream job of flying a Boeing Dreamliner.
Space Physics grad Erik Lentz used his down time during the pandemic to shape the research project he had always dreamed about.
M.S. in Safety Science student Samantha Ramos wants to set an example for women in the aviation and aerospace industry.
Aerospace Engineering major Alijah McDonald’s dream of an engineering career got a boost from the Boeing Scholars program.
Aeronautical Science major Shaddi Abdala earned a spot in the Boeing Scholar program to help her toward her dream of becoming a pilot.
Meteorology major Andrew Wang is also an ROTC star, being named by the Air and Space Forces Association as a top cadet in 2020.
Safety Management Student Earns Award for Improving Safety at Military Medical Center
Aerospace Engineering major Maya Benson is actively overcoming a rare blood disorder to pursue her dream of working on space missions.
B.S. in Aeronautics student Alanah Pluchos is earning her degree and training hard to reach her dream of becoming a working pilot.
Nathaneal Hill went to work at Northrop Grumman after he earned his B.S. in Engineering and is now pursuing his engineering master’s degree.
Unmanned Systems Applications graduate Kelcey Kocer is putting her degree to work in a new job at Tesla.
Business Degrees at Worldwide
An Embry-Riddle business degree prepares graduates to assume leadership roles in a wide range of global industries.
Aerospace Engineering major Bryce Smoldon helped lead a student team that develops and tests rockets.