Embry-​Riddle Aeronautical University—​Worldwide

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#5 Overall Score: 93 Best Online Bachelor's Programs

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Bachelor's Program Overview

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University--Worldwide, a private institution, has been offering online bachelor's degree programs since 1993-1994. All of the online classes are recorded and archived, so students can access lecture material at their own convenience. When applying for the online programs at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University--Worldwide, it's important to note that the deadline is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 1993-1994
Total enrollment 16,222
2013-2014 Tuition $325 per credit
Application deadline Rolling
Admissions URL http://worldwide.erau.edu/admissions/index.html
Admissions e-mail wwadmissions@erau.edu

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U.S. News Rankings

Student Engagement rank 71
Student Engagement score 66
Faculty Credentials and Training rank 78
Faculty Credentials and Training score 68
Student Services and Technology rank 1
Student Services and Technology score 100
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.5


Application deadline (U.S. residents) Rolling
Application deadline (international students) Rolling
Priority application deadline N/A
Admissions website http://worldwide.erau.edu/admissions/index.html
Director of admissions Valerie Kisseloff
Admissions phone (800) 522-6787
Admissions email wwadmissions@erau.edu
Denies admittance to qualified applicants Yes

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Maximum class size 30
Full-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 77
Part-time instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 695
Average online teaching experience 4 years
Five most popular majors
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General 69%
Business Administration and Management, General N/A
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 27%
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician 2%
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations 2%
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Students enroll as online students Yes, they are bound to courses as online students after enrollment
Can earn degree entirely outside U.S. Yes
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Student Body

Total enrollment 16,222
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
New entrants who are first-time freshmen 11%
Average student age 34

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Technology & Support

Required Internet speed DSL
Instructor response expected within (hours) 24
24-7 live tech support Yes

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Paying for School

Tuition for U.S. students (per credit) $325
Tuition for international students (per credit) $325
Financial aid available Both institutional and federal aid are available

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