One of my favorite quotes is ‘life begins at the end of your comfort zone.’ Rider helped me realize that the more I push myself and the more uncomfortable I feel, the greater the return and growth I experience.
Study at one of only a handful of NJ schools with AACSB accreditation. Prepare for an exciting and fast-paced job in a rapidly changing global marketplace. Build the skills you need to be a strong manager who knows how to motivate employees, manage teams, resolve conflict and provide inspirational leadership.
First-year - How to Apply
Rider is where your future begins. First-year students are defined as recent high school graduates who are attending college for the first time. There are so many opportunities ahead. Take the first step towards your tomorrow at Rider.
Transfer - How to Apply
No matter where you began your journey, Rider has the resources you need to continue moving forward. At Rider, transfer students are defined as students who are under the age of 25 and have credits from another college or university.
Continuing Education - How to Apply
Rider offers flexible pathways for adult learners aged 25 or over, including veterans and active duty military personnel, that allow you to earn your bachelor's degree or take courses for personal enrichment. Non-matriculated or visiting students should apply using the Continuing Education application.
What you will learn
Graduates from the management and leadership program will leave Rider with a multitude of marketable skills.
As a graduate you will be able to:
- Demonstrate self-efficacy in supervising, leading, and working with others in teams and organizations
- Apply knowledge about ethical decision-making, diversity and inclusion, and international business to complex managerial questions
- Resolve real-world managerial challenges through role plays, case studies and hands-on exercises
Where potential becomes a plan
Effective management is at the core of every successful business. M&L graduates find work in a variety of industries and positions.
Start strong to make it big
Acquire leadership and professional skills, gain hands-on experience and build your resume with real-world experience to stand out when you graduate with our internship and co-op opportunities.
Recent placements include:
- Johnson & Johnson
- Bank of America
- FCA Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Our 120-credit program focuses on core business principles and strategies.
Financial aid resources
Learn more about financial aid, tuition and the various options we offer to make your college education affordable.
Associate Professor, Department Chair
Department of Management
kimmgt [at] rider.edu
Academic Focus: Human Resource Management, Management