Maximize Your Career Potential with an Online MBA

Rider’s online MBA offers a convenient program for working adults who plan on advancing their careers in a rapidly changing world. The program can be tailored to your needs with concentrations in four high-demand areas: business analytics, finance, information systems and sport management. Rider’s AACSB accredited program, with its small class size and accomplished faculty, will challenge you to think and perform at a higher level and help you position yourself for advancement in today’s competitive business environments.

We offer various learning formats to accommodate the unique needs of our students, including an on-campus / hybrid MBA program.

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Admission Requirements

The multiple start times per year in the fall, spring and summer, give you the flexibility to learn and study at your own pace. Learn more about Rider’s application process and discover what it takes to reach your education and professional goals.

How to Apply

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Why Choose Rider

  • Learn 100% online in an asynchronous format with small class sizes 
  • Earn the same respected MBA degree that we have been awarding to students for over 50 years
  • Choose from six convenient start dates in the fall, spring or summer
  • Affordable online courses with a variety of financing options
  • Complete your degree in two years or less
  • Personalized attention from faculty and staff to help you realize your potential
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Program Requirements

Rider’s 36-51 credit online MBA will provide you with the depth and breadth to excel in business. Credits required vary based on your undergraduate degree and grades. Students with a background in business can waive up to 15 foundation credits so you can start building on your knowledge right away. Career changers and graduates of other disciplines will get the foundation they need to succeed before moving to upper level courses. 

Career-Focused Concentrations

Rider offers electives in four high-demand areas including business analytics, finance, information systems and sport management. As a student at Rider, our dedicated team will work with you to determine the best route for your career and personal goals. You will come away with practical business, communication and leadership skills that will help you to excel.

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Designed to fit your life

You need a program that works with your busy life. Rider’s online MBA program offers convenient 100% online asynchronous courses and a choice of multiple start terms throughout the year. We’re ready when you are.

Six Convenient Start Dates

  • Fall - Early September and mid-October
  • Spring - Late-January and mid- March
  • Summer - Mid-May and early July
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On-Campus Learning Options

When it comes to earning your master’s degree at Rider University, you’ve got options. We offer various learning formats to accommodate the unique needs of our students. Learn more about our hybrid MBA program which offers a flexible mix of on-campus and online courses. It's the best of both worlds.

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How to Apply

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What is the ROI of Rider's Online MBA?

Your time is valuable. That's why Rider offers the convenience of learning 100% online from the accomplished faculty in the AACSB-accredited Norm Brodsky College of Business. You can complete your MBA in two years or less.

Benefits of earning your MBA include:

  • Improvement in salary and promotion potential upon degree completion
  • Opportunity to retool and to change careers
  • Increased employability
  • Enhanced skills and capabilities for professional success
  • Access to a strong and diverse network of faculty, colleagues and alumni
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Even in the online format, I was able to meet numerous smart, qualified individuals and work with them in a group setting, much like you would in an on-campus course.
Amy Lis '20
Online MBA


Jean Cherney

Academic Coordinator, Graduate Programs

Sweigart Hall

jcherney [at]

(609) 895-5557

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