Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach can be found in Daytona Beach, FL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 5,600 students are enrolled at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores between 1440 (25th percentile) to 1810 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 21 (25th percentile) to 27 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants admitted to this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.45. Roughly 70 percent of all applicant were accepted at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 31 percent continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at erau.edu.

Overall Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach was reported as 74.1% in Fall 2013 with over 4,070 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1440 - 1810
  • ACT Scores: 21 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 80.6%
  • 2010-2011: 79.9%
  • 2011-2012: 78.5%
  • 2012-2013: 78.5%
  • 2013-2014: 74.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 77.2%

How Does Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach is thirty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

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Bethune-Cookman University66.6%
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Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 590
Math510 - 640
Writing460 - 580
Total Score1440 - 1810
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 26
Math22 - 28
Composite Score21 - 27
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