The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers the intellectual experience, challenge, and skills to become inspired and motivated leaders of tomorrow whether as teachers, doctors, chemists or writers.

Liberal Arts Programs

At the core of a liberal arts education are its breadth and its emphasis on multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives in problem-solving.

Science Programs

Rider University is an outstanding place for students who love science. Our curriculum will challenge you. Our faculty will guide you. And our science facilities will give you hands-on experience. Rider’s early emphasis on learning in the laboratory and in the field provides a modern science education. 


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General Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies Programs

Liberal Arts and Sciences Core Curriculum Requirements

The core applies to all students matriculated in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. It is expected that the core curriculum requirements will be completed by the end of the sophomore year.