Undergraduate
Aeronautical Science

You dream of being a pilot, and now you’re ready for your dream to take flight. Embark on a new path toward working for an airline, in corporate or general aviation, or in the military.

Embry-Riddle will teach you all of the core flight fundamentals you need to be a pilot and the essential leadership skills to be a captain.

DEGREE
DETAILS
Prescott Campus

Prescott, AZ, Campus

Associate

Bachelor’s

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Science

Students at our Prescott Campus have fixed-wing or rotary options and can compete to become part of the school's nationally renowned flight team.

Master’s

Ph.D.

Daytona Beach Campus

Daytona Beach, FL, Campus

Associate

Bachelor’s

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Science

The Daytona Beach Campus is adjacent to Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB), which provides on-campus access to the Flight Line for our impressive fleet of aircraft. The College of Aviation features laboratories that simulate all elements of an air transportation system.

Master’s

Ph.D.

Worldwide Campus

Worldwide Campus

Associate

Bachelor’s

Master’s

Ph.D.


Are you looking for a graduate degree in this field?

ERAU
ADVANTAGE

If you choose to, you can start flying right away at ERAU. Our fleet includes Diamond DA42s, Cessna 172s, Piper Arrows, and a Super Decathlon for upset training. With pleasant weather year-round, both our Daytona Beach and Prescott campuses provide optimum flight conditions. The Prescott campus also offers Robinson helicopters, R-22 and R-44 models, for those who aspire to command rotary-wing aircraft.

When you’ve completed your ratings, including the flight instructor licenses, you will have the opportunity to build flight hours as an upperclassman flight instructor, possibly working for Embry-Riddle.

Doing so will put you on a faster track toward earning your Restricted Air Transport Pilot (R-ATP) license. To further your opportunities in aviation, you can also earn your FAA Aircraft Dispatcher Certification.

The Aeronautical Science program is accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI).

Aeronautical Science Student Pilot

CAREERS

Supported by an active Industrial Advisory Board, the College of Aviation connects you to a network of major and regional air carriers and corporate aviation companies throughout the United States. In fact, about 20 percent of pilots employed by U.S. airlines have studied at ERAU.

Aeronautical Science graduates are in-demand candidates for careers in the following professions and with the following industry leaders:

SPOTLIGHTS