All applicants must complete an online application and submit a $50 non-refundable fee in U.S. funds.
All international students must provide a copy of his or her valid passport for immigration purposes. The passport must be valid for at least six months of the semester to which the student is applying.
One letter of recommendation must be submitted. A letter from an academic source is preferred, but a letter from a professional source will also be sufficient. Letters can be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and may be submitted with this form; please note that the linked form is not required
The SAT and/or ACT scores are optional and must only be submitted if students would like to be considered for scholarships.
International Students must have sufficient funds for their expenses during the entire period of study, including living costs, travel, and vacation. International Students will have the opportunity to seek part-time jobs on campus to supplement their income.
Sufficient proof of funds are required for all international students who will require an I-20 or DS-2019.
To be admitted into a degree program, international students who will not be graduating from an English educational system within the last two years, or for whom English is not the primary language, must submit official TOEFL, IELTS, or Cambridge scores. The preferred TOEFL score for admissions is 79 (IBT-Internet based). The preferred IELTS score for admission is 6.0. The preferred Cambridge score is 170. Students scoring below the preferred score may be deferred for enrollment to our Embry-Riddle Language Institute (ERLI). Admission to ERLI does not guarantee admission to an Embry-Riddle degree program. Admissions also encourages all applicants for whom English is not the primary language spoken at home to consider taking the SAT I to supplement their language proficiency exam scores. This additional information will aid the University in accurately assessing verbal skills. For more information about testing dates and locations contact:
Educational Testing Service
P.O. Box 6151
Princeton, NJ 08541-6151
Students who have not taken college courses or who have taken less than 30 hours of college coursework must submit an official high school transcript from all high schools attended.
All International undergraduate applicants who have any educational experience outside the United States may be required to provide an official evaluation in English including the cumulative grade-point average.
The report is considered official only if mailed from the agency directly to the ERAU. Embry-Riddle’s preferred foreign credential service is:
Make sure you check out other information for International Admissions.