College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

Offering a wealth of learning opportunities to choose from, the five departments that make up the College of Arts and Sciences truly put the “universe” in “university.” This is where you’ll learn to harness the mental, physical, and spiritual elements necessary to succeed in all areas of life, from professional to personal and beyond. If you’re ready to reach your potential and soar to new heights, the College of Arts and Sciences is the place for you.

Meet the Dean

Dr. Archie Dickey Dr. Archie Dickey

He has published nearly 100 reports and articles on environmental issues and provides expert commentary to the national media in cases like the U.S. Air Flight 1549 bird strike encounter in January 2009. He is president of Biozone, Inc., an environmental and ecological consulting company.

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Bachelor's Degrees

Astronomy

Bachelor of Science in Astronomy

The Bachelor of Science in Astronomy (BSA) program gives students the tools and the knowledge they need to reach for the stars and to reach their potential. Taking advantage of the clear skies and high altitude of Prescott, this degree program will help you to discover the mysteries of the cosmos.

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Aviation Business Administration

Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration

Aviation Business Administration students are provided with an exceptional foundation for pursuing exciting careers in aviation, aerospace, and related industries. Students enjoy interaction with innovative faculty and dedicated industry partners representing airports, airlines, air cargo, aerospace, and business aviation.

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Global Business

Bachelor of Science in Global Business

Global Business students prepare for extraordinary international careers in business and government. Students gain valuable business skills, strategies, and multicultural awareness required for success in emerging global markets. International cultures are explored with a regionalized focus on the Middle East, Asia, and South America.

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Industrial Psychology & Safety

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Psychology & Safety

Safety is a major concern in the workplace and so is the need to understand employee behavior. This program will help you recognize why employees make certain decisions in the workplace, how to help them be more safe, and explore systems that can compensate for human behavior. The Industrial Psychology and Safety program will provide you a unique blend of both theory and practice, focused on understanding human behavior, with the skills and knowledge for a career in human resources, aviation, or occupational safety or organizational training.

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Interdisciplinary Studies

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies

The Interdisciplinary Studies (BSIS) program combines the strengths of Embry-Riddle's respected position in the aviation and aerospace industry with the freedom to adapt to the changing future of the job market. It allows you to have the stature of an ERAU education in a degree program you design to match your interests and aspirations.

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Space Physics

Bachelor of Science in Space Physics

The Space Physics (BSSP) degree program emphasizes astrophysics, astroparticle physics, exotic propulsion, and general relativity.  The theme of this program is the study of forces, space and time at their most fundamental level and exploring problems of current interest in space physics.  Specialty courses include Astrophysics, Exotic Propulsion, Particle Physics, and General Relativity.

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Wildlife Science

Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Science

The Prescott Campus offers the only undergraduate Environmental Science degree in North America with an aviation and aerospace focus. The Wildlife Science (BSWS) program at Prescott is designed to give graduates the knowledge and technical skills needed to confront the wildlife issue that affect airport and flight safety.

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Master's Degree

Safety Science

Master of Science in Safety Science

Safety is a critical part of aviation, manufacturing, and industrial design. The Master of Science in Safety Science (MSSS) degree program qualifies you for specialized positions in a rapidly growing, highly paid, and exciting field and provides job placement assistance upon graduation.

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To learn more about this College or Department, or to schedule an appointment to speak with a faculty member, call us at 800-888-3728 or 928-777-6600, or email Prescott@erau.edu.