College of Arts and Sciences


The College of Arts and Sciences provides a wide array of exciting majors, minors and individual courses offered by six departments housed in the College. In addition, the College is responsible for a substantial portion of the general education component for all undergraduates at ERAU.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott, College of Arts & Sciences graduates are astronauts, civilian research assistants, mission operations engineers, sociologists and teachers. They are research psychologists, lawyers, presidents, CEOs and vice-presidents of major U.S. corporations, and more.

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As a College of Arts & Sciences alumni you will have exclusive access to the eaglesNEST - The website for Embry-Riddle Alumni our primary communications tool, permitting alumni to access the master calendar, find alumni groups, post personal and professional information, company information as well as access to LinkedIN, FaceBook, and MySpace.

Dillon Foight Dillon Foight

Center for Astrophysics

After graduating summa cum laude with a Space Physics degree with a concentration in Astrophysics, Dillon was offered a position at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA) in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Raelin Schneider Raelin Schneider

Mission Operations Engineer

General Dynamics Advance Information Systems

I think the biggest thing I got out of Embry-Riddle was the ability to think critically...

Jessica Norcia Jessica Norcia

Teaching Assistant

I believe Embry-Riddle did a good job of preparing me for grad school. One of my most useful classes was math, which prepared me to teach Physics as a Teaching Assistant...

Steven Zech Steven Zech

Civilian Research Physicist, Remote Sensing

United States Air Force

The Physics faculty at ERAU made the department feel like a family...