The is designed specifically for students who work, have worked, or desire to work in aviation-related careers. For students with existing aviation-related knowledge and skills, this degree acknowledges a student's valuable acquired experience through the award of advanced standing prior-learning credit.
This program is designed for students who have a keen interest in safety and want to work to prevent potential hazards. It gives students direct access to a dedicated and focused faculty who bring years of experience in the field of occupational safety and health.
The program equips students with skills to solve even the most complex challenges in design, propulsion, and systems for aircraft and/or supercraft. The prestige of this program doesn’t end there. Students benefit from the most modern, state-of-the-art resources available today — the same tools in use by aerospace engineering professionals around the globe.
The only undergraduate degree of its kind in the nation, it blends aerospace with life science and leverages Embry-Riddle’s many strengths to take advantage of emerging opportunities in space and biomedicine.
During the next decade, 85 percent of the U.S. air traffic controllers who are currently working will be eligible for retirement. This correlates to approximately 14,000 open positions for new controllers to join the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This program prepares graduates to fill those seats in a thrilling career in air traffic control. It is taught by passionate, knowledgeable professors who have held positions as air traffic controllers themselves.
Astronomy is the scientific study of celestial objects such as planets, stars, galaxies, and the Universe as a whole. In practice, Astronomy is mostly about using remote observations of celestial objects to understand how those objects work.
In the high-powered aviation industry, the key staff, operational, and executive positions are awarded to professionals who display a thorough knowledge of aviation as well as an exceptional aptitude for business. This program is designed to meet these industry demands.
The demand for aviation maintenance specialists has never been greater, and with a degree, graduates are positioned for advancement into management. Graduates emerge from the program with the ability to service, troubleshoot, and repair aircraft.
Opportunities in Business are unlimited, and there are a variety of interests one can pursue to ensure a lucrative and rewarding career in business. You’ll graduate with a strong business foundation as well as an in-depth study of specifics in the area you elect. You will be prepared to join a company or launch your own.