Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Summer Academy



The Summer Academy hosts various commuter and residential summer camps designed to introduce the latest technology to aspiring aviators, astronauts, engineers and scientists. High school students earn college credit and gain insight into developments in space technology through three-week Aerospace I and II courses. Executive Training Academy introduces girls ages 14-17 to the world of business. Aviation Career Exploration programs allow middle and high school students to explore fields such as space technology, flight, air traffic control, meteorology, and engineering through the use of state-of-the-art simulation devices plus labs, field trips, classroom interaction, and guest speakers. Boys and girls interested in flight training choose from a flight exploration program (ages 12-18) and several precollege SunFlight offerings that serve beginners and serious pilots alike.

General Info

Name Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Summer Academy
Location Daytona Beach, FL
Year-round Contacts 800-359-4550
Program Focuses & Features Aviation/Aerospace, Business/Finance
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 12-18; Day — Coed 7-13
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Pamela Peer, Director
Residential Fee $500-18,500 (+$50-400), 1-7 weeks. College credit.
Day Fee $300 (+$25), 1 week. College credit.
Year Established 1926
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 12 sessions, 1-7 weeks long


Pamela Peer, Director