Majors, Minors, & Programs
Rider University offers a BA in Dance. This 4-year degree is performance oriented with courses in dance history, movement theory, choreography and pedagogy. Students have the option of a dance concentration if majoring in Elementary Education, a BA degree that affords another major, or a minor in dance. All students must either audition (BA option) or take a placement class before entering the program.
The Dance Minor requires 20 credits. Dance
This track is aimed at preparing students to be successful, strategic and impactful professionals who are able to work effectively through others. The program offers insight into:
Students in Rider's Digital Media: Film, TV, and Radio major have the opportunity to participate in classes tailored especially to their interests. They learn the secrets behind successful production in small, hands-on classes in the Department of Communication and Journalism's Television Studio, equipped with state-of-the-art Macintosh computers, in the field, and in Rider's radio station.