Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

Rider University says, "The core curriculum for SLAS students provides the opportunity for a broad and rich exploration of our disciplinary offerings. Balancing structure with choice, students will examine the complex worlds in which they live from a variety of perspectives." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.rider.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,296
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:54%
  • Tuition & Fees:$38,360 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the qualifying courses for the "History" requirement are world history courses rather than U.S. government or history surveys, and a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences and Communication" requirement.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of five areas of the "Social Sciences and Communication Core Curriculum" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 05/31/2016


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