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Graduate School

If you’re considering graduate school, chances are you have lots of questions. Can I afford it? Is now the right time to go? Will it help me further my career? The truth is, graduate school is a big investment of your time, money and talents. We encourage you to explore your options and to take advantage of the resources we’ve gathered to help you along the way.

How Do I Get Started?

Our team has put together a comprehensive graduate school guide that includes everything from a step-by-step timeline for applying and resources to help you write your personal essay to sample interview questions and financial aid information.  We'll cover helping you to find the right school, testing, applying and options for financing your graduate education.

Take a look at where Rider graduates went on to study.

How Do I Prepare for Graduate School Entry Exams?

The Princeton Review is the go-to resource for graduate school test preparation, including strategy sessions and practice exams.

Available strategy session and practice exam dates:

GRE Strategy Session: Tuesday, Feb. 11
GRE Strategy Session: Thursday, Feb. 13
GRE Practice Test: Saturday, Feb. 15

GMAT Strategy Session: Tuesday, Feb. 18
GMAT Practice Test: Saturday, Feb. 22

LSAT Strategy Session: Tuesday, Feb. 25
LSAT Practice Test: Saturday, Mar. 1

MCAT Strategy Session: Thursday, Feb. 27
MCAT Practice Test: Saturday, Mar. 1

How Do I Find the Right School?

Rider’s quality undergraduate programs prepare our students well for admission to – and success in – graduate and professional school.

How Do I Pay for Graduate School?

Visit the Financial Aid and Scholarships website for more information.

Graduate and Professional Schools attended by Rider University Grads

Our alumni are enrolled at leading graduate, research, law, and medical programs nationwide as they advance the frontiers of knowledge through rigorous master’s and doctoral studies.

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  • Oct 25
    Learn how Rider's B.A. in Criminal Justice can prepare you for a rewarding career in homeland security, juvenile justice, law, law enforcement, rehabilitation services or victim advocacy.
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    Fine Arts Building
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  • Oct 25
    Learn how Rider can prepare you for a career in one of the world's fastest-growing industries.
    10:00 a.m.

    North Hall 202 - Lawrenceville Campus

  • Nov 13
    Rider Assistant Professor Jason Chiu will moderate this panel of Rider alumni whose education in finance led to careers in corporations, nonprofits and government
    6:00 p.m.

    North Hall 202

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