Embry-Riddle ranked among top online educators

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University–Worldwide has been named one of the nation’s top online educators, according to a U.S. News & World Report listing.

Embry-Riddle Worldwide undergraduate degree programs placed No. 5 out of nearly 300 institutions ranked by U.S. News & World Report. Embry-Riddle shares the fifth spot with the University of Florida.

Additionally, the university’s online graduate business programs were named 70th among more than 200 institutions ranked.

“We are so pleased to be recognized as a leader in online education by U.S. News & World Report,” said Embry-Riddle Worldwide Chancellor John R. Watret, Ph.D. “What we are most proud of is that while we’ve experienced tremendous growth, we continue to remain true to our mission of delivering high-quality education.”

To publish its list, U.S. News & World Report ranked online bachelor’s degree programs and graduate business programs in the following categories: student engagement, admissions selectivity (graduate business programs), faculty credentials and training, peer reputation and student services and technology. For the complete listing of the 2014 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs, visit USNews.com/online.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, a fully accredited university specializing in aviation and aerospace, is a nonprofit, independent institution offering more than 40 baccalaureate, master’s and Ph.D. degree programs in its colleges of Arts and Sciences, Aviation, Business and Engineering. Embry-Riddle educates students at residential campuses in Daytona Beach, Fla., and Prescott, Ariz., and through the Worldwide Campus with more than 150 locations in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

For more information: Worldwide.ERAU.edu

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