Success Starts Here

Study at one of only a handful of NJ schools with AACSB-accreditation. Develop your technical knowledge, hone your critical thinking and get hands-on experience to launch a successful business career. A business administration degree from Rider gives you the skills you need to jump start your future in business.

Admission Requirements

Learn more about Rider’s application process.

How to apply

View first-year admission requirements, application deadlines and steps to apply.

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Start Strong to Make it Big

Learning doesn’t happen the same way for all of us, and it definitely doesn’t happen all in one place. You’ll be able to build your resume through an internship or co-op experience, giving you the real-world experiences you need to stand out.

Where Potential Becomes a Plan

A business administration major is perfect for students who want to go on to graduate school, enter a management or marketing training program or enter a family business or start a new business.

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Major Requirements

Our 120-credit program focuses on core business principles and strategies.

How to Apply

View requirements, application deadlines and steps to apply.

Engaged Learning

Learning by doing. That’s the driving principle behind Engaged Learning at Rider. It’s where theory meets practice, giving you the opportunity to apply the knowledge, skills and insights you’ve gained in the classroom to real-world situations and professional settings.

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Flexible Learning Options for Adults

Rider also offers a flexible version of this program tailored to fit the busy schedules and learning needs of non-traditional, adult learners.

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Transferring to Rider

Interested in transferring to Rider for business?
Visit the Community College Agreements page to see the community colleges Rider partners with and the courses that transfer for each major. 


Business Administration (B.S.B.A.)

Lan Ma Nygren

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

Sweigart Hall

lnygren [at]


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