Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide

Category: Private not offering doctorate | State: Florida

About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide

At Embry-Riddle Worldwide, earning your degree can be achieved virtually anywhere. Cutting-edge technology and world-class educators help to offer numerous programs focusing on aviation, aerospace and security that fit into any lifestyle. Students can avail themselves of any of five modes of delivery including face-to-face instruction and versions of both synchronous and asynchronous online education. Our learning methods make college a viable option for students who are working, married, raising a family, in the military or facing a career change. Additionally, flexibility in course scheduling allows students to create a perfect fit for education into their busy lifestyles.
STATUS: Military Friendly®

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Why attend Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide

Backed by an international reputation that for academic excellence and a commitment to serve our students, Embry-Riddle Worldwide takes pride in our relationship with the military. We understand the challenge in balancing academic goals with military duties and family obligations, and do everything possible to help you succeed. With campuses across the globe, many on military bases, and the option to take online courses, Embry-Riddle Worldwide is committed to being where you are. All academic programs are approved for veterans' educational benefits and are accompanied by personalized academic advisement. Many faculty and staff at Worldwide have also served in the U.S. Military.


Top Degrees

plaeholder-teamBusiness Administration & Management, General

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.


Communications, General

A program that focuses on the comprehensive study of communication, and that spans the study of mass communication/media studies, old and new media technologies, social and political applications, and speech communication and rhetoric. Includes instruction in interpersonal, group, organizational, and intercultural communication; theories of communication; critical thinking, argumentation, and persuasion; written communication; printed, electronic, and digital media; rhetorical tradition and criticism; media, society, and culture; consequences and effects of mass media; media social science and criticism; and quantitative and qualitative methods of inquiry.


Computer & Information Systems Security/Information Assurance

A program that prepares individuals to assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Includes instruction in computer architecture, programming, and systems analysis; networking; telecommunications; cryptography; security system design; applicable law and regulations; risk assessment and policy analysis; contingency planning; user access issues; investigation techniques; and troubleshooting.


Engineering (general)



A general program that focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. Includes instruction in the principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods.

Undergraduate Graduate
In State Out of State In State Out of State
Tuition $9,240 $9,240 $6,960 $6,960
Fees $72 $72 $36 $36
Room $5,244 $5,244 $5,244 $5,244
Board $3,400 $3,400 $3,400 $3,400
Books $1,080 $1,080 $1,080 $1,080
Other Expenses $4,172 $4,172 $4,172 $4,172
Totals $23,208 $23,208 $20,892 $20,892
  • Approved for Post 9/11 GI Bill
  • Signed the VA's Principles of Excellence for serving veterans and service members
  • Utilize the Federal Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
  • Armed Forces Tuition Assistance (TA) Funding
  • DOD Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Tuition Assistance
  • Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Network
  • Waives the admission application fee for military students and veterans
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on CLEP exam
  • Awards college credit for passing scores on DSST exam
  • Award college credit for military training and experience according to the ACE recommendation guidelines
  • Customized student orientation program for military students
  • Tuition discounts specifically for military students
  • Additional scholarships specifically for military students and veterans
  • Compliant with Section 702 of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 ("Choice Act")
  • Active duty or reserve military student returns without penalty after deployment
  • Explicit commitment to serving the military and veteran community
  • Commitment incorporated into the institution’s mission, vision and values
  • Academic advising
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Career planning services
  • Transition Assistance
  • Accommodations for military students with disabilities
  • Full-time veteran counselors or advisors on staff
  • Online clubs or associations for military service members or veterans
  • Specialized career guidance counseling or other programs to help military students identify careers to pursue
  • Industry-employer relationship programs available to active duty military students and veterans to assist with post-graduate employment outcomes