Students who earned a degree at Embry-Riddle may be able to Fast Track the graduate admissions process. Please see program-specific admission requirements below for Embry-Riddle graduates. If you fit into one of these categories, contact Graduate Admissions after submitting the application to ask to fast track your file.

Note: Meeting minimum entry requirements does not guarantee admission.

Master’s Programs

Master of Science in Aviation

Students with any ERAU bachelor’s degree and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.

Note: Meeting minimum entry requirements does not guarantee admission.


Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering 

ERAU students with a BSAE degree (DB or PC campus):

  • Students with CGPA of 3.4 and above – Documents are waived.          

ERAU students with a BSAE degree (DB or PC campus) with CGPA 3-3.39:

  • Statement of Objective declaring area of concentration
  • GRE waived
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Resume 

ERAU students with other B.S. degrees (DB or PC campus):

  • B.S. degree in AE, ME, or physics. Other majors will be considered on case-by-case bases.
  • Minim CGPA of 3.0
  • Statement of Objective declaring area of concentration
  • GRE  waived
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Resume 

All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Aviation Finance

Students with B.S. in Business Administration or B.S. in Business Administration in Aviation with a 3.2 or higher GPA: Submit application for admission and Statement of Objectives. 

Students with B.S. in Business Administration or B.S. in Business Administration in Aviation below 3.2, submit application for admission, Statement of Objectives and 1 letter of recommendation. 

Any other ERAU bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or higher GPA, submit application for admission, Statement of Objectives and 2 letters of recommendation. All ERAU students are exempt from GMAT and GRE. 

All others follow the standard admission process. 


Master of Business Administration/Master of Business Administration Aviation Management

Students with B.S. in Business Administration or B.S. in Business Administration in Aviation with a 3.2 or higher GPA: Submit application for admission and Statement of Objectives.

Students with B.S. in Business Administration or B.S. in Business Administration in Aviation below 3.2, submit application for admission, Statement of Objectives and 1 letter of recommendation. 

Any other ERAU bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or higher GPA, submit application for admission, Statement of Objectives and 2 letters of recommendation. All ERAU students are exempt from GMAT and GRE. 

All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Civil Engineering

Students with an ERAU B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or B.S. in Civil Engineering with a 3.0 or higher GPA:  submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Cybersecurity Engineering

Students with an ERAU B.S. in Computer Engineering, B.S. in Computer Science, B.S. in Electrical Engineering, or B.S. in Software Engineering and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Data Science

Students with an ERAU bachelor’s degree in engineering, computational mathematics, engineering physics, space physics, astronomy & astrophysics or meteorology and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. Students with any other ERAU bachelor’s degree and a 3.0 or higher GPA will only be required to submit GRE test scores.


Master of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Students with an ERAU B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, B.S. in Electrical Engineering, B.S. in Computer Engineering, B.S. in Mechanical Engineering,  or B.S. in Engineering Physics and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Engineering Physics

Students with an ERAU B.S. in Engineering Physics and a 3.2 or higher GPA (earned within one year of enrollment): submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Human Factors

Students with any ERAU bachelor’s degree and a 3.5 or higher GPA: submit application, statement of objectives, and one letter of recommendation, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering

Students who earned a bachelor’s degree from the College of Engineering or a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics with a 3.0 or higher GPA:  submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Occupational Safety Management

Students with any ERAU bachelor’s degree and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Software Engineering

Students with an ERAU B.S. in Computer Science, B.S. in Computer Engineering, B.S. in Computational Mathematics, or B.S. in Software Engineering and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Systems Engineering

Students with an ERAU B.S. in Engineering Physics, B.S. in Computational Mathematics or any ERAU bachelor’s degree in engineering and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Unmanned Systems

Students with any ERAU bachelor’s degree and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Master of Science in Unmanned and Autonomous Systems Engineering

Students with an ERAU bachelor’s degree in engineering and a 3.0 or higher GPA: submit application, no other documents required. All others follow the standard admission process.


Ph.D. Programs

Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering

No fast track option, all applicants follow standard admission process. International applicants do not need to submit a WES until admitted.


Ph.D. in Aviation

No fast track option, all applicants follow standard admission process.


Ph.D. in Aviation Business Administration

No fast track option, all applicants follow standard admission process.


Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

No fast track option, all applicants follow standard admission process.


Ph.D. in Engineering Physics

No fast track option, all applicants follow standard admission process.


Ph.D. in Human Factors

Students who earned the Master of Science in Human Factors at ERAU: submit application, statement of objectives and 1 letter of recommendation. All others follow the standard application process.


Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering

No fast track option, all applicants follow standard admission process. International applicants do not need to submit a WES until admitted.