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Program Overview

Designed for working professionals as well as career changers, Rider’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.B.A.) program for Continuing Education students lets students gain the skills and credentials to advance in today's complex workplace – while balancing both their career and family life. Courses include economics, finance, management, and marketing. This program is available on-campus and online.

Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), Rider University's Norm Brodsky College of Business is one of just two business schools in the state of New Jersey that holds an additional accreditation for its accounting program of study. The AACSB International represents the highest standard of accreditation for business schools internationally.

Program Highlights

  • Choose from convenient evening courses (on campus) and select online offerings
  • Extensive advisement and academic support for working adults
  • Transfer up to 90 credits toward the 120-credit degree program
  • Earn college credit for what you know with our Prior Learning Assessment program
  • Tailor courses to meet to your professional goals
  • Take advantage of Rider’s special tuition, and scholarship and grant support

Curriculum Overview

The curriculum is designed to provide a seamless transition from an Associate degree. Students can transfer up to 72 credits from a two-year institution (or 90 credits maximum). Students can also earn college credit for knowledge acquired through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA).


Available Majors

  • General Business
  • Business Administration 
  • Accounting
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Finance
  • Human Resource Management
  • Management and Leadership
  • Marketing

Admission Requirements

Official transcripts from all institutions attended with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA