Business Community Partners

Rider University‚Äôs central location between New York City and Philadelphia, not to mention proximity to the top firms in Central New Jersey, encourages strategic connections in the business world.  You will have a unique opportunity to not only learn from professors in the classroom but also from nearby outside experts.  The CBA welcomes the knowledge, commitment and opportunity that these partnerships have created in the past and looks forward to a bright and prosperous future together.

The faculty bring a world of business experience into the classroom. In addition to prior experience, many full-time faculty members remain as consultants to prestigious corporate, professional, educational, and government organizations. Students draw upon the expertise of part-time faculty who currently work as professionals in the world's largest corporations and emerging entrepreneurial companies.

Of course, Rider provides students with the theoretical principles and models that give context to such practical experience. Faculty are noted authors, theorists, and researchers . They have published articles in some of the world's most respected business journals, and they publish a wide array of books on topics ranging from the role of the internal auditor, to global marketing management, to strategic total quality management.