6 months
773 USD/credit 9276 USD/full
773 USD/credit 9276 USD/full
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This graduate-level Aviation Safety program from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will enable aviation professionals to build data-driven solutions to risk management problems.

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The growth of the aviation industry depends upon the trust of the traveling public. That trust is built on the industry’s commitment to continuously studying, evaluating, and improving safety.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University provides specialized training in aviation safety to give working professionals the skills they need to build, manage, or contribute to aviation safety programs.

About Aviation Safety at the Worldwide & Online Campus

The Aviation Safety graduate certificate from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an online 12-credit program. This specialized curriculum addresses aviation safety as applied to the aviation industry.

The program offers a broad understanding of the different aspects of aviation safety to include aviation accident investigation, aviation safety program management, aviation systems safety, and aviation industrial safety.

In addition to the certificate, students earn 9 graduate-level credits, which can go towards a Master of Science in Aeronautics, a Master of Science in Aviation and Aerospace Sustainability, or a Master of Science in Unmanned Systems.

The Aviation Safety graduate certificate is for working professionals, including airline operations personnel, unmanned systems managers, consultants, and air traffic managers.     

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aviation/Aerospace System Safety
  • Aviation/Aerospace Accident Investigation and Analysis
  • Aviation/Aerospace Safety Program Management
  • Aviation/Aerospace Industrial Safety Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants must submit the application for admission 90 days prior to the term start date. 


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12 SCH



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the application.
  • Official high school and/or college transcript or GED scores.
  • ACT and/or SAT scores (strongly recommended).
  • $50 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Additional documents may be required of specific audiences.
  • We evaluate applications on a rolling basis. Once all documents have been received, we will notify you of your admission status.
  • Foreign Credential Evaluation
  • English Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9276 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 773 USD per credit during 6 months.
  • National

    9276 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 773 USD per credit during 6 months.

Worldwide and Online Campus Tuition:

  • Military Cost Per Credit: $648.00
  • Civilian Cost Per Credit: $773.00


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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