The Aerospace program is for students ages 15-18 and is worth three college credits.* This college course, Introduction to Space Flight, is designed to foster a basic understanding of space technology. The session is filled with labs and classroom interaction. Topics covered include the history of space flight, propulsion theory, orbital mechanics fundamentals, Space Shuttle operations, U.S. space policy, and present and future commercial, industrial and military applications in space.
Tuition includes supervised housing, on-campus meals, course fees for three college credits, classroom instruction, books and materials. This is a University course condensed into three weeks.
Who: Students Ages 15-18
When: June 25-July 14, 2023
Where: Daytona Beach, FL
Tuition: $4,500. (There is an early discount of $200 if registration is completed by April 6, 2023).
* We cannot guarantee that another university will accept the three college credits earned in the Aerospace program, as the ultimate decision is that of the receiving university, as with any transfer student.
Tuition & Fees
Tuition includes supervised housing, on-campus meals, classroom instruction, books and materials. Camps require a non-refundable $30 registration fee.
The application process for all summer camps consists of several steps. Please review our Application Instructions for guidance and to help with any questions you might have.
Registration will be open on Jan. 12, 2023.
In addition to the required application process, non-U.S. citizens applying to the Aerospace College Credit, Flight Exploration, Aviation Voyage, SunFlight Solo, SunFlight Private Pilot, and SunFlight Custom camps are required to fill out the International Student Affidavit of Financial Support.
Please visit parent resources for a comprehensive list of frequently asked questions.
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Summer Overnight Camps
Live on campus like Embry-Riddle students and explore career possibilities in flight, mechanical engineering, global security, or what it is like to be a NASA astronaut.
Embry-Riddle's overnight summer programs at the Daytona Beach Campus and Prescott Campus introduce the technology of today to the aviators, engineers, and astronauts of tomorrow.
Students live in on-campus dormitories — under the supervision of approved counselors — and share their initial experience of University living with other young people near their age.