Rider University

New Jersey, USA

Rider University is a comprehensive university, founded in 1865, with 100+ majors and minors. Their goal is to support the success and well-being of students throughout their educational journey, providing a firm foundation for their personal and professional achievements. Located between New York City and Philadelphia, Rider prepares graduates to thrive professionally and to be lifelong independent learners and responsible citizens who embrace diversity, support the common good, and contribute meaningfully to the changing world in which they live and work. As a premier, forward-looking university known for its Engaged Learning Program, Rider provides dynamic academic programs, enriching co-curricular experiences and a vibrant living and learning community.

Founded in 1865 as a Business School.


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Year of foundation: 1998
School type: private
Number of students: 3600

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