Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU)


ERAU is the world’s largest, fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace degree programs. These programs are all accredited by the by the national and international Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) and the national Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). With two residential campuses and a worldwide presence encompassing over 130 online and remote educational sites, ERAU is focused on STEM research and partnership with the aerospace industry, other universities, and government agencies. The institution’s aerospace engineering graduate program has been ranked No. 1 nationally. ERAU has 94 instructional aircraft and 41 flight simulators. ERAU operates the FAA’s NextGen Test Bed, an agile research and integration facility designed to allow government, industry, and academia to showcase their ideas and technologies in a NextGen National Airspace System environment. ERAU is currently a core institution partner of the FAA Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems and previously served as lead of the FAA Center of Excellence for General Aviation Research.