Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Embry-Riddle’s North Charleston Worldwide Campus

The media is invited to attend the Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s new North Charleston Worldwide Campus at 7301 Rivers Ave. in North Charleston, across the street from the Target Shopping Plaza. This new location joins the original campus at Joint Base Charleston, and offers associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, as well as undergraduate certifications in a number of disciplines.

Watret_CuttingScheduled to speak are Embry-Riddle’s Worldwide Chancellor, Dr. John Watret, Daniel Mooney, Vice President for the Boeing South Carolina Engineering Design Center, North Charleston District 2 City Council Member Rhonda Jerome and Neil Keifer, Campus Director of the Embry-Riddle Charleston Worldwide Campus.

The two Charleston Worldwide Campus locations offer instruction in a traditional classroom setting, and by using EagleVision, Embry-Riddle students have the opportunity to participate in classes utilizing live streaming. Students choose various learning modalities that blend online and EagleVision interactive experiences from anywhere. Embry-Riddle is the oldest and largest aviation and aerospace university in the world and U.S. News & World Report ranks the university’s online undergraduate degree programs number one in the nation.

Learn more about Embry-Riddle’s Charleston Worldwide Campus at

WHERE: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s North Charleston Worldwide Campus, 7301 Rivers Ave., North Charleston.

WHEN: Tuesday, Feb, 7, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., with ribbon cutting ceremony at 5 p.m.

This event is not open to the public. Please RSVP to Neil Keifer, Campus Director, Embry-Riddle Charleston Campus at (843) 767-8912 or

MEDIA CONTACT: James Roddey, Communications and Media Relations Manager, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL; (386) 226-6198;




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