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Rider University

Rider University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Lawrenceville, NJ. The 2019 average net price at Rider University is $29,284. Acceptance rate is 69.67%. The school has a total enrollment of 4,824.


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Location: Lawrenceville, NJ
Student Body: 4,824
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: www.rider.edu
Acceptance Rate: 69.67%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 69.67%
  • Application Deadline: March 15, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $42,120
Grad Tuition: $21,598
Room and Board: $15,280
Books and Supplies: $1,500
Other Fees: $740
Average Net Price: $29,284
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 926
  • Men / Women Ratio: 389 / 537
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 500 - 600
  • Median SAT Math Range: 500 - 590
  • Median ACT Range: 20 - 25
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 80
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 13
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Considered
  • Portfolio: Required

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 33%
  • Education: 21%
  • Psychology: 12%
  • Visual and Performing Arts: 10%
  • Communication: 6%

Academic Programs

Rider University offers 121 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsRider University offers 2 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsRider University offers 63 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Degree
  • Web Page, Digital, Multimedia and Information Resources Design Degree
Education
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
  • American, United States Studies, Civilization Degree
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, Liberal Studies Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsRider University offers 27 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Education
Health Professions
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsRider University offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
Certificate ProgramsRider University offers 21 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Education
Health Professions
Psychology

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 62%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 64%
  • 1st Year Retention: 80%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $47,000
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 4,824
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 60%
  • Hispanic Students: 13%
  • Black Students: 12%
  • Asian Students: 5%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Unknown: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

To Program2 Agreements with 19 Colleges
Business/Management/Marketing
Middlesex County College
General Agreement
Atlantic Cape Community College
Bergen Community College
Brookdale Community College
Camden County College
County College of Morris
Cumberland County College
Essex County College
Hudson County Community College
Mercer County Community College
Middlesex County College
Ocean County College
Passaic County Community College
Raritan Valley Community College
Rowan College at Burlington County
Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus
Salem Community College
Sussex County Community College
Union County College
Warren County Community College
To College2 Programs
Atlantic Cape Community College
General Agreement
Bergen Community College
General Agreement
Brookdale Community College
General Agreement
Camden County College
General Agreement
County College of Morris
General Agreement
Cumberland County College
General Agreement
Essex County College
General Agreement
Hudson County Community College
General Agreement
Mercer County Community College
General Agreement
Middlesex County College
Business/Management/Marketing
General Agreement
Ocean County College
General Agreement
Passaic County Community College
General Agreement
Raritan Valley Community College
General Agreement
Rowan College at Burlington County
General Agreement
Rowan College of South Jersey Gloucester Campus
General Agreement
Salem Community College
General Agreement
Sussex County Community College
General Agreement
Union County College
General Agreement
Warren County Community College
General Agreement