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Accelerated Business Degrees

– Quality Degrees at Significant Savings –

B.S. in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

IN 3 YEARS EARN your undergraduate degree

B.S. in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
plus MBA or MAcc

IN 4 YEARS EARN your undergraduate and graduate business degrees

B.S. in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
plus MBA or MAcc

IN 5 YEARS EARN your undergraduate and graduate business degrees

 


Rider University’s College of Business Administration offers motivated and academically strong entering freshmen pathways to complete an AACSB-accredited undergraduate business degree in as little as three years — and a graduate business degree in just one year.

PROGRAM ADVANTAGES

  • Lock in a special guaranteed tuition rate that will save you thousands of dollars*
  • Potentially save up to a year or more in room and board costs
  • Begin your professional career sooner than you thought possible
  • Increase your marketability with an advanced degree — a “must have” in today’s business climate
  • Work closely with a dedicated academic advisor to develop a personal education plan for completing your degree(s)
  • Apply any AP credits or college credits earned in high school toward your degree to fast track your studies even more
  • Receive preference in registration for all classes
  • Earn your undergraduate and graduate degrees from one of only two New Jersey universities to hold prestigious dual AACSB accreditation in business and accounting

* Does not apply to fees, or room and board


CHOOSE THE TRACK THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU

3-Year BSBA

Earn your undergraduate degree in three years
Pursue studies in one of the 12 business majors shown in the box below and graduate in just three years with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA).

Requirements:
Minimum 3.4 cumulative high school GPA (on a 4.0 scale), 1250 on the OLD SAT (Combined Math/Critical Reading), 1310 on the NEW SAT, or 27 ACT

Guaranteed Tuition for 2017-18 Freshmen:
$24,000 annually or $72,000 total1

3+1 BSBA/MBA or MACC

Earn your undergraduate and graduate business degrees in four years
Complete your undergraduate business degree in three years, choosing from one of the 12 majors shown below. Earn your Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of Accountacy (MAcc) with a fourth year of full-time graduate study. To remain in the 3+1 program, you must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3 at Rider. No GMAT required with a 3.3 cumulative undergraduate GPA.

Requirements:
Minimum 3.4 cumulative high school GPA (on a 4.0 scale), 1250 on the OLD SAT (Combined Math/Critical Reading), 1310 on the NEW SAT, or 27 ACT

Guaranteed Tuition for 2017-18 Freshmen:
$22,500 annually or $90,000 total1

4+1 BSBA/MBA or MACC

Earn your undergraduate and graduate business degrees in five years
Complete your undergraduate business degree in four years, choosing from one of the 12 majors shown below. Earn your Master of Business Administration (MBA) or Master of Accountancy (MAcc) with a fifth year of full-time graduate study. To remain in the 3+1 program, you must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3 at Rider. No GMAT required with a 3.3 cumulative undergraduate GPA.

Requirements:
Minimum 3.2 cumulative high school GPA (on a 4.0 scale), 1150 on the OLD SAT (Combined Math/Critical Reading), 1220 on the NEW SAT, or 25 ACT

Guaranteed Tuition for 2017-18 Freshmen:
$20,000 annually, or $100,000 total1

 

NOTE: Course requirements vary by program; some programs require Summer and January Term attendance and increased semester course loads, costs of which are included in the flat rate fees shown above. To remain in the Accelerated Business Degree program, you must maintain a cumulative Rider GPA of 3.3.


UNDERGRADUATE BUSINESS MAJORS ELIGIBLE FOR ACCELERATED STUDY


1 Tuition figures are for students entering in the Fall of 2017. Guaranteed tuition figures for 2018 entering freshmen will be posted by January 1, 2018. Eligible students accepted into an accelerated business degree program still qualify for need-based financial aid, but will not receive merit-based scholarships due to the significant savings offered through the flat tuition rate.

Press release: Rider offers new accelerated business degrees with guaranteed tuition rates.


NEXT STEPS

If you are applying to Rider University as a freshman for 2017 or later, you will select a College of Business Administration major (see list above) and select your desired accelerated program. We will communicate with you about your eligibility during the admission process. Apply now.

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact:

William Larrousse
Director of Undergraduate Admission
Ciambelli Hall
Territory:
NJ - Monmouth, NJ - Ocean, NJ - Atlantic, and NJ - Cape May; CT; MA; RI; NH; ME; All other states