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Embry-Riddle, founded in 1926, is a private university devoted exclusively to the field of aviation. Its 547-acre Arizona campus is located two miles from Prescott's airport and 90 miles from Phoenix.

Website: prescott.erau.edu/

Private
Co-ed
2,894
Undergraduate
Students
(26.3%) 762 Women
(73.7%) 2,132 Men
52
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
66% of 3,752 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.76
SAT Math
639 average
580-700 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
617 average
570-660 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
23-30 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$56,410
Tuition and Fees
$37,864
Room and Board
$12,174
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Freshman Award
$18,742
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 23% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Prescott Population
40,308
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Phoenix
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
47% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Ernie the Eagle
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.6% Asian
5.5% Black/African-American
16.0% Hispanic/Latino
4.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
65.0% White
2.7% Unknown
International Students
26.4% from 41 countries
First-Year Students Returning
83.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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