Be Persistent in Your Pursuit

Be Fearless with Your Future

You are the catalyst for your own success. You have the vision and the drive to advance — now gain the credentials. With Rider University, you can turn your goals into actions and learn the skills needed to thrive in your career. Your future self will thank you.

Rider University is recognized as a 2020-2021 College of Distinction.

Rider University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).

Why Choose Rider Online?

A 150-year legacy doesn’t happen by accident. Rider has always had a remarkable ability to adapt. Yet it is not our history alone that defines us, but our future — the ability to rethink our vision in fundamental ways. We take a holistic approach to education, encouraging a growth mindset and fostering a vision of leadership.

Rider’s online degree platform can make your learning more flexible and accessible, helping you build the career you want around your schedule.

Benefits of Choosing Rider Online

You’re ready to pursue your goals. We’re here to help you do it. At Rider, we’re committed to your growth, transformation and leadership. We connect you with rigorous academic, artistic and professional programs of study through a flexible online platform.

Prepare to thrive professionally and become a lifelong independent learner. Our people, programs and opportunities focus on preparing you for a successful career and rewarding life where you can truly make a difference. That’s the promise of a Rider education.

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Complete coursework 100% online

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Gain one-on-one access to faculty

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Choose from 6 start dates

No GMAT or GRE for eligible students

GMAT and GRE waivers available

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Complete your degree in fewer than 2 years

Our Online Degree Programs

The market is constantly changing — so is our suite of online degree programs. Study on your schedule and develop the in-demand skills to gain a competitive edge and advance in your career.

The Rider Promise

Prepared to contribute meaningfully to the changing world in which they live and work
Respectful of all people, rights, freedoms and individual differences
Open to a life of independent learning
Motivated to be responsible citizens who support the common good
Innovative, creative and resourceful
Skilled and thriving professionals, educators, artists and performers
Engaged in their communities as leaders and role models