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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott Admission Requirements

Prescott, Arizona

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Chances of getting into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
67%
Admission Difficulty for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Difficult 
Applicant Competition Low 
How hard is it to get into Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is 67%.  It ranks #2 in Arizona for lowest rate of acceptance. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 2,841 out of 4,250 applicants were admitted.

The school has difficult admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 33 percent (SAT 1140/1320 ACT 23/29). Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.61. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the lower half of their high school class. 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott application fee is $50 and applications are due by Jun 1.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. .

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
1140-1320
Applicants Submitting SAT 
-
SAT Scores for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 570
SAT Composite 25th 1140
SAT Scores for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 650
SAT Math 75th 670
SAT Composite 75th 1320
Average SAT Score 1230

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott?

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott typically prefers applicants to be in the top 34 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1140 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1050. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1230 out of 1600. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott ranks #1 in Arizona and #193 in the nation for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1320 and Above Good >79%
1230 to 1320 Avg + 67%-79%
1140 to 1230 Avg - 52%-67%
1050 to 1140 Reach 36%-52%
Less than 1050 Low <36%
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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
23-29 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
-
ACT Scores for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 21
ACT Math 25th 23
ACT Composite 25th 23
ACT Scores for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 29
ACT Math 75th 28
ACT Composite 75th 29
Average ACT Score 26

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott?

Admission data indicates that Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott regularly accepts students with ACT's of 23 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 32 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #1 in Arizona and #211 in the U.S. for highest average ACT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
29 and Above Good >79%
26 to 29 Avg + 67%-79%
23 to 26 Avg - 52%-67%
20 to 23 Reach 36%-52%
Less than 20 Low <36%
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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.61*
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott was 3.61 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #2 in Arizona for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott accepts 67% of students who apply.

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High School GPA's for admitted Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 26.8% Good
3.75 to 3.99 24.7% Avg
3.50 to 3.74 20.0% Avg -
3.25 to 3.49 12.3% Reach
3.00 to 3.24 9.2% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 6.2% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 0.8% Low
1.00 to 1.99 0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.61 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.

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High School Class Rank

71% of Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott freshman were in the lower half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 25%
Top 25% of class 34%
Top 50% of class 29%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,294 2,956 4,250
Accepted 874 1,967 2,841
Acceptance Rate 68% 67% 67%
Enrolled 217 526 743
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 25% 27% 26%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jun 1, 2023
Days left to Apply
245

Applicants have 245 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott is $50.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Considered but not required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Considered but not required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=104586 IPEDS survey data for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott?

67% of those who apply are granted admission to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott. Admission competition is low and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1140 and 1320. 0% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 23 and 29. 0% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.