Through the College of Continuing Studies, adult students can return to or begin their education. Invest in your future with Rider's alternate format courses: weekend, online, evening, and accelerated. Benefits include:

  • Personalized advising throughout your studies
  • University-funded scholarship assistance
  • Extracurricular workshops to help you with career planning, securing external scholarships or applying to graduate school

Rider has been ranked by U.S. News and World Report in the top tier of northern regional universities. In addition, The Princeton Review has named Rider among its Best 377 Colleges in the nation for 2013. If life's demands left you little choice but to postpone earning your degree, it is not too late to realize your goals.

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By asking you a series of questions, we'll be able to provide you with a personalized report about our programs, scholarships and transfer of credit policies.

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In just 3 easy steps, discover how Rider's top-tier education can help you achieve your goals.

  1. Tell Us About Yourself ››
    Learning about your background will help us provide you with information about scholarships for which you may qualify and other resources.
  2. Your Academic Background ››
    Your previous college-level or out-of-classroom life experiences may provide you with transferrable credits.
  3. Achieve Your Goals ››
    Rider's academic programs, financial aid and support services can help you achieve your career goals.