Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$33,408

2.5% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$34,120

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

4.3%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

76.5%

2,168 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

2,663

94.8% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

59.6%

208 Graduates

About

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is a higher education institution located in Yavapai County, AZ. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott were Aerospace, Aeronautical, & Astronautical Engineering (116 degrees awarded), General Aeronautics & Aerospace Science & Technology (107 degrees), and International Relations & Affairs (60 degrees).

In 2017, 461 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott. 25.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 74.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (257 degrees), 5.47 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (47 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is $33,408, which is $8,214 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is $33,408, which is $8,214 more than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $34,120.

In 2017, 84% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 48% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$33,408

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott was $33,408. The cost of tuition at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is $8,214 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($25,194).

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Average Net Price

$34,120

2017 Value

4.4%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $34,120. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott grew by 4.4%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,228

Room and Board

$1,400

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott was of $10,228 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,400. The cost of room and board increased by 2.38% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

84%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

48%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

84% of undergraduate students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 4.55% with respect to 2016, when 88% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

4.3%

2016 Default Rate

118

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott was 4.3%, which represents 118 out of the 2746 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott received 2,168 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 1.78% annual growth. Out of those 2,168 applicants, 1,659 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 76.5% acceptance rate.

There were 2,663 students enrolled at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott in 2017, and 58% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott has an overall enrollment yield of 41%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

76.5%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

1,659

Accepted Out of 2,168

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott was 76.5% (1,659 admissions from 2,168 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 76.3%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 1.78%, while admissions grew by 2.03%.

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SAT Scores

58%

Submission Percentage

396

Scores Submitted

58% of enrolled first-time students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott has a total enrollment of 2,663 students. The full-time enrollment at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is 2,524 students and the part-time enrollment is 139. This means that 94.8% of students enrolled at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott, both undergraduate and graduate, is 62% White, 9.8% Two or More Races, 5.82% Hispanic or Latino, 5.67% Asian, 2.14% Black or African American, 0.638% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.263% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (46.6%), followed by White Female (15.8%) and Two or More Races Male (6.56%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Male (37.7%), followed by White Female (18.9%) and Two or More Races Male (5.66%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

94.8%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,663 students. The full-time enrollment at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is 2,524 and the part-time enrollment is 139. This means that 94.8% of students enrolled at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are enrolled full-time compared with 80.6% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

87%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott was 87%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,652

  2. Two or More Races

    261

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    155

The enrolled student population at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is 62% White, 9.8% Two or More Races, 5.82% Hispanic or Latino, 5.67% Asian, 2.14% Black or African American, 0.638% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.263% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.9% White, 14% Black or African American, and 12.6% Hispanic or Latino.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 188 students (7.06%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 227 fewer women than men received degrees from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott. The majority of degree recipients at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are white (257 degrees awarded). There were 5.47 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (47 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is Aerospace, Aeronautical, & Astronautical Engineering (116 degrees awarded), followed by General Aeronautics & Aerospace Science & Technology (107 degrees) and International Relations & Affairs (60 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Transportation (128 degrees awarded), Engineering (173 degrees), and Physical Sciences (26 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are Other managers (564,702 people), Software developers (404,118 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (356,491 people), Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers (329,036 people), and Civil engineers (237,611 people).

The most specialized majors at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are Transportation (128 degrees awarded), Engineering (173 degrees), Physical Sciences (26 degrees), Social Sciences (72 degrees), and Protective Services (12 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are Personal financial advisors, Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists, Surgeons, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, and Physicians

The most specialized majors at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are Transportation (128 degrees awarded), Engineering (173 degrees), Physical Sciences (26 degrees), Social Sciences (72 degrees), and Protective Services (12 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are Computer Systems Design (561,149 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (495,372 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (456,867 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (453,406 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (407,437 people).

The most specialized majors at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are Transportation (128 degrees awarded), Engineering (173 degrees), Physical Sciences (26 degrees), Social Sciences (72 degrees), and Protective Services (12 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott.

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott was Aerospace, Aeronautical, & Astronautical Engineering with 116 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 344

  2. 117

In 2017, 344 degrees were awarded to men at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott, which is 2.94 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (117).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 97 degrees were awarded to men at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott in General Aeronautics & Aerospace Science & Technology, which is 9.7 times more than the 10 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 29 degrees were awarded to women at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott in Aerospace, Aeronautical, & Astronautical Engineering, which is 0.333 times less than the 87 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

39%

100% Completion Time

59%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 39% of students graduating from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 59% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 61% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Baccalaureate Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Asian Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is Female and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 3.85% of graduates (8 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    257 degrees awarded

  2. Two or More Races

    47 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    45 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is white (257 degrees awarded). There were 5.47 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (47 degrees).

9.76% of degree recipients (45 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    189 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    68 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races Male

    30 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is white male (189 degrees awarded). There were 2.78 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (68 degrees).

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Operations

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott has an endowment valued at nearly $37.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $3.68M (9.85%), compared to the 7.76% average return ($2.88M on $37.1M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2017, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott employs 66 Assistant professors, 34 Associate professors, and 14 Professors. Most academics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are Male Assistant professors (47), Male Associate professors(28), and Female Assistant professors (19).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 96 employees, Management, with 44 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 37 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$37.4M

2017 Endowment

23.8%

growth from 2016

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott has an endowment valued at about $37.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott grew 23.8% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $240k higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.02M - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott received $1.02M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$30M

2017 Salaries

9.73%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott paid a median of $30M in salaries, which represents N/A% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 9.73% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 8.88% growth from 2015 and a 11.3% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 14.2M (38.9% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$9.64M

Instructional Salaries

117

Number of Employees

In 2017, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott paid a total of $9.64M to 117 employees working as instructors, which represents 32.1% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $3.02M (30.9%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Assistant professor

Most Common Instructor

66 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

96 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott were Assistant professor with 66 employees; Associate professor with 34 employees; and Associate professor with 14 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 96 employees; Management with 44 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 37 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Assistant professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott was Male Assistant professor with 47 employees, Male Associate professor with 28 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 19 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott.

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