About 30.3 percent of the 452 degrees and certificates handed out by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott in 2017-18 were to students in transportation and materials moving programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the private not-for-profit institution in Prescott conferred 132 bachelor's degrees and 5 master's degrees in transportation and materials moving programs.
But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in general aeronautics/aviation/aerospace science and technology. Data shows the school gave out 116 bachelor's degrees in general aeronautics/aviation/aerospace science and technology, followed by 94 bachelor's degrees in aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical/space engineering and 76 bachelor's degrees in international relations and affairs.
The university enrolled 2,663 students for 2017-18, including 2,606 in undergraduate programs and 57 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
Transportation and Materials Moving total
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
Computer Software Engineering
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
International Relations and Affairs
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
Financial Forensics and Fraud Investigation
Forensic Science and Technology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
Game and Interactive Media Design
Visual and Performing Arts total