College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers students the intellectual experience, challenge and skills to become inspired and motivated leaders of tomorrow whether as doctors, chemists, or writers. With graduate programs in Applied Psychology, Business Communication and Homeland Security, Rider's programs focus on refining students' essential skill sets as they analyze information and apply it critically, allowing graduate students the opportunity to grow their career and enhance their knowledge.

The goals of the liberal arts programs at Rider University help students learn critical skills to analyze information and alternatives critically, focusing on collaboration with students and faculty members and those who may differ from us in background and experiences. The programs at Rider provide real-world learning experiences to prepare students for a successful future. No other form of education provides such characteristics and preparation for living. And our graduates prove just how diverse the liberal arts program is. Bankers, journalists, lawyers and authors have all received degrees in liberal arts. 

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences also offers other exciting programs.  Learn more about our programs and enriching connected learning and internship opportunities.