Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Master Degrees

Master of Aeronautical Science
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Students appreciate the Master of Aeronautical Science (MAS) program's solid core of classes, partnered with a range of specialties that are tailored to individual interests. From airport management to space operations, eight different specializations will take you deeper into your area of interest. MAS areas of concentration include: Aeronautics, Education Technology, Management, Operations, Safety Systems, Human Factors in Aviation Systems, Space Studies, and Space Operations Management.
Master of Science in Aeronautics
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
The Master of Science in Aeronautics is a broad-based, flexible degree that provides the aviation professional with a rigorous individualized curriculum based on the "man-machine-system-solution" concept. This program endows the graduate with the knowledge and skills necessary to advance in the aviation/aerospace industry. The degree allows in-career flight crew members, air traffic control personnel, flight operations specialists, industry technical representatives, aviation educators, and other aviation/aerospace professionals to enhance their knowledge and careers.
Master of Aerospace Engineering
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
The MAE provides formal advanced study, preparing students for careers in the aerospace industry and in research and development. The program is planned to augment the individual student's engineering and science background with adequate depth in areas of aeroacoustics, nondestructive testing, aerodynamics, design and optimization, propulsion, aerospace structures, composites, computational fluid dynamics, or other areas of aerospace engineering.
Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
The Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering (MSAE) and the Master of Aerospace Engineering (MAE) provide formal advanced study, preparing students for careers in the aerospace industry and in research and development. Both degree programs are planned to augment the individual student's engineering and science background with adequate depth in areas of aeroacoustics, nondestructive testing, aerodynamics, design and optimization, propulsion, aerospace structures, composites, computational fluid dynamics, or other areas of aerospace engineering.
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
In the Master of Business Administration program, you will learn to use modern management concepts, methods, and tools in organizations in aviation and other industries. You will gain an understanding of the unique characteristics of the aviation industry and the management principles underlying all business.
Master of Science in Aviation Finance (MSAF)
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
The MSAF degree is designed for those students wishing to pursue a dedicated curriculum in the field of aviation finance. Graduates will possess required knowledge of the operational conditions of the global air transport industry, along with the financial expertise and analytical skills to assist in managing the fiscal risk, monetary policies and economic strategies used by commercial firms and regulatory organizations.
MBA in Aviation (MBA-A)
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Our Master of Business Administration in Aviation degree will give you the strong foundation you need to succeed in today's aviation environment. Designed to emphasize the application of modern management concepts, methods, and tools in an aviation context, the graduate of the MBA-A program has all of the opportunities an MBA student enjoys with the added bonus of a competitive edge in a specialized field.
Master of Business Administration in Aviation Management (MBA-AM)
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
A degree offering for those students wishing to pursue a dedicated curriculum offering in the field of aviation management.  The courses within the program deliver the required MBA core content while investigating trends in the key industry segments in the world of Aviation Management with the scholars of the Daytona Beach College of Business who are at the forefront of aviation and aerospace management education.
Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
It is surprising to many to find out that large aerospace companies—like Boeing and Lockheed and Northrop Grumman—employ more electrical, computer, software, and systems engineers than they do aerospace engineers. But with contemporary reliance on embedded control systems to implement flight control systems and to enable aircraft to work within the National Airspace System, it should be no surprise. The Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering prepares students for advanced careers in the aerospace industry and other industries.
Master of Science in Engineering Management
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The Master of Science in Engineering Management welcomes engineering and scientific professionals (STEM professionals) who seek to transition into a managerial career path by building or enhancing skills in planning, coordinating, and directing production or research activities, as well as management of non-technical areas such as marketing, sales, and overall management. Graduates of the MSEM program have many options to explore, there the program offers seven specializations: management, systems engineering, leadership, project management, aviation & aerospace, financial management, and logistics and supply chain management. Technical organizations require managers who understand the technical nature of the firm’s business, and the MSEM program offers coursework that enhances both skill sets.
Master of Science in Engineering Physics
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
Our Master of Science in Engineering Physics (Space Science) program specifically emphasizes scientific instrumentation, applied optics, remote sensing, spacecraft subsystems (such as power, attitude and thermal control), and a wide variety of topics in space science and engineering. This program is heavily research-oriented, covering areas such as experimental programs with satellite systems, sounding rockets, ground-based remote-sensing experiments, and a parallel program of theoretical studies in many areas.
Master of Human Factors and Systems
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
The Master of Science degree in Human Factors and Systems has two distinct tracks. Choose human factors to learn the techniques of human factors research OR systems, to learn the systematic approach in designing/improving machines, tasks, systems, and workplaces. These programs are designed to meet the highest academic standards (full preparation for doctoral-level studies), while also preparing students for immediate employment in real-world, cost-sensitive, and operationally driven aviation/aerospace environments.
Master of Science in Leadership
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Many companies look the same from the outside. But, on the inside there are dramatic differences in culture and performance. It all starts with leadership. Good leaders develop high performing teams who consistently outperform their competition. These teams capitalize on their strengths, draw inspiration from diversity, and hold each other accountable to achieving their mission. Good leadership is not a fluke.
Master of Science in Logistics & Supply Chain Management
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In addition to providing you with core management skills, this program covers the full spectrum of logistics and supply chain management, including sourcing, procurement, contracting, warehousing, inventory management, transportation, integrated logistics management, supply chain management, logistics and supply chain security, and global logistics and supply chain management. The MSLSCM will provide you with an excellent foundation for professional certification as an APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional offered by the Association for Operations Management. You will also gain additional material to prepare you for the Certified Professional Logistics (CPL) certification program administered by the International Society of Logistics (SOLE).
Master of Science in Occupational Safety Management
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The risk of workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities present a serious threat in any industry. Organizations rely heavily upon safety professionals to help them mitigate these risks and maintain a safe and healthy work environment. This graduate degree program helps students develop the skills and knowledge they need to effectively anticipate, recognize, evaluate, prevent and control workplace safety and occupational health hazards within numerous industries.
Master of Science in Management
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Master of Science in Management graduates are leaders in their organizations, handling day-to-day planning, managing employees, and directing important projects. There is a greater emphasis on operations than a traditional MBA in this program. Students choose from one of five areas of specializations: Management of Integrated Logistics, Air Transportation Management, Aviation/Aerospace Industrial Management, Aviation Enterprises in the Global Environment, or General Management.
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME) program provides students with advanced study in engineering with a specialization in Electro-Mechanical Systems. Students are prepared to design and implement electro-mechanical systems to fulfill the needs of a wide range of industries, including aerospace, aviation, automotive, and energy systems.
Master of Science in Project Management
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This comprehensive degree program will help you master the project management process, including integrated planning and scheduling, cost estimation management, risk and quality management, national and international standards and practices, ethics and legal considerations, information technology, organizational structures, and managerial communications. Through a carefully structured curriculum that includes theoretical reviews as well as hands-on projects, case studies, and discussions of actual workplace experience, you will gain the knowledge and confidence to take on project management responsibilities at the highest levels.
Master of Science in Safety Science
OFFERED AT: Prescott, AZ
Graduates of our Master of Science in Safety Science degree program are qualified to work as directors of safety for airlines; operational and maintenance safety personnel; aviation industry ground and industrial safety personnel; flight safety personnel; aircraft accident investigators; designers; and manufacturing advisers.
Master of Software Engineering
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
The Master of Software Engineering (MSE) degree program is designed to give recent college graduates, or college graduates who have had several years of professional life, an opportunity to enhance their careers and work on the cutting-edge of modern software development. Software engineers who complete the program can rapidly assume positions of substantial responsibility in a software development organization.
Master of Science in Space Education
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The Master of Science in Space Education (MSSE) degree offers the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn about space from the people making history today and to impart that knowledge to those who will lead the missions of tomorrow. The program covers critical concepts in space studies and teaches effective strategies for applying those concepts in an educational context. Convenient online delivery makes it possible for all educators, even those employed full time, to enhance their teaching ability and earning power with an advanced specialized degree.
Master of Systems Engineering
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Through this focused curriculum, students will establish a solid foundation of fundamental systems engineering knowledge, learning how to apply a systems perspective to business and technology. The program is offered in two tracks, allowing students to tailor their education to their career goals. The technical track concentrates on system design, analysis, and implementation. The Engineering Management track concentrates on organization, process and management.
Master of Science in Unmanned and Autonomous Systems Engineering
OFFERED AT: Daytona Beach, FL
One of the first and few such programs to offer study in the engineering of unmanned and autonomous systems, this program prepares graduates to work in an emerging industry that designs, develops and supports systems that operate along a spectrum of autonomy, from those remotely controlled through decreasing human interaction to full autonomy.