1. Academic Depth and Personal Attention
Nearly all your communication classes will be taught by full-time faculty— all prepared at the doctoral level with extensive experience in their disciplines. Professors include working journalists, leading communication theorists and noted authors who bring diverse cultural educational backgrounds to the classroom. Faculty members are committed to providing students with a highly personalized education through one-on-one support and attention.
2. Outstanding Internships
Rider has one of the most extensive communication internship programs in the country. You will earn academic credit while gaining on-the-job experience with leading communication, corporate and non-profit organizations.
3. Quality Learning Facilities
Your studies will include hands-on experience in a well-equipped television studio and digital media labs that offer cutting-edge software.
4. Great Career Paths
Rider offers you different tracks as well as several minors in communication and journalism that can be tailored to meet your career goals.
5. Media-Rich Location
As a communication student at Rider, you will have access to the major media markets of New York City and Philadelphia — as well as opportunities in nearby Princeton and the burgeoning Route 1 corridor.