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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, FL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate72%
Acceptance Rate72%

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Admissions

If you are applying to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona, the application fee costs $50.

Students who apply to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona for the fall semester should anticipate a decision by October 1.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona's admissions stats.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.9
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 25.4%
Mean SAT Score 1235
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 54%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 27%
Waitlist No

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

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How To Get Into Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

It is moderately difficult to get into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona accepted 72% of all applicants, around 6,691 from 9,255 applicants.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transferring to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona

Wondering what factors are considered by Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona during the admissions process? Listed below are factors commonly taken into consideration during admissions decisions.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Class Rank Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Talent/Ability Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Work Experience Considered
Application Essay Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered

Make sure to check with Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona for more information on admission factors.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Application Requirements

To apply to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript(S) of College Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing


What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

Students admitted to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona have an average unweighted GPA of 3.9. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.

Out of all students that were admitted, 53% submitted a class rank. At Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona 25.4% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56.4% were in the top 25% and 83.3% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA ––
3.75 and 3.99 ––
3.50 and 3.74 ––
3.25 and 3.49 ––
3.00 and 3.24 ––
2.50 and 2.9 ––
2.00 and 2.49 ––

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 54% of Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 27% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

To be competitive with other Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona applicants, you should strive to earn between 1150 and 1330 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1330 and 25% of scored lower than 1150, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona student is 1235.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona students scored 670 or higher and 75% of students scored 570 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona students scored 660 or higher, and 75% scored a 570 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

To be most competitive at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona, you should strive to earn between 23 and 29 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 29, and three out of four students scored lower than 29 on the ACT.

A 23 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona students. Only one out of every four students scored below 23.

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More Information on Transferring to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term


Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Admissions FAQs


Can I defer my acceptance to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona.

Does Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona accept transfer credits?

✅ Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

❌ No, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona is test optional, so you can make the call if you want to to submit your test scores. If you have higher than average scores, you probably want to include them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona's acceptance rate?

✅ Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona's acceptance rate is 72%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

❌ Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona does not offer early decision.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona?

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Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

72%

How hard is it to get into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona? Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona is a somewhat selective institution. The Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona acceptance rate is 72%. This means that the institution accepts 72 out of every 100 applicants.

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Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona ACT Scores

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ACT Range

23 - 29

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

29 and Above

Good

23 to 29

Avg

23 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona is 26. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona. Students with an ACT score that falls between 23 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 23 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1150 - 1330

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Math SAT Range

570 - 670

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Reading SAT Range

570 - 660

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1330 and Above

Good

1150 to 1330

Avg

1150 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona students is 1235. Applicants with SAT scores of 1330 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona, while applicants with SAT scores between 1150 to 1330 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1150 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.88

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.88. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

7,603

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

72%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$40,564

Out-of-State

$40,564

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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