Why Consider Online Learning?Distance learning at Rider University means doing school work when it's convenient for you. Online courses are an excellent option for busy students while online degree programs are popular with older students or those who work full-time.
Rider Online Degree Options
Rider University offers 2 different online degrees.
In the 2014 - 2015 school year, 63 students graduated from Rider with an online bachelor's degree.
|Online Degree||2014 - 2015 Graduates|
|Business Administration & Management||62|
How Many Students Participate in Online Learning at Rider University?
Of the 5,294 students currently enrolled at Rider University, about 8.5% (448) participate in some form of distance or online learning, and 207 students take classes exclusively online.
Students enrolled in online programs live in a variety of places. 179 live in New Jersey, 205 live in the U.S.A. and 2 live outside of the U.S.A. Long live the Internet!
The following chart shows you how many students are involved in online classes depending on their degree. Non-Seekers are students who are not currently enrolled in a degree program.
|Undergraduate degree seeking students represent 79.1% of the Rider University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate degree seekers (4.3%) take at least one class online.
Of the 179 who take at least one online course, the minority (22.9%) take all their courses online.
The 41 undergraduate degree seekers who take all their courses online live in the following places.
|Undergraduate students who are not seeking a degree represent 2.0% of the Rider University student body.|
A small minority of undergraduate non-degree seekers (0.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 1 who take at least one online course, none take all their courses online.
|Graduate students represent 18.9% of the Rider University student body.|
The minority of graduate students (26.9%) take at least one class online.
Of the 268 who take at least one online course, the majority (61.9%) take all their courses online.
The 166 graduate students who take all their classes online live in the following places.
For more information, check out our section on Graduations at Rider University.