Rider University Rankings by Salary Score

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Rider University is ranked on 5 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at Rider University

We calculated a salary score for each of Rider University's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Rider University to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for Rider Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 64 98% 98% $27,000 $51,430 64
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management 79 95% 95% Not Reported $33,990 79
Biology, General 82 89% 89% $27,000 $33,990 82
Biopsychology 76 100% 100% $24,650 $41,570 76
Business Administration, Management and Operations 78 99% 99% $24,900 $49,860 78
Communication and Media Studies 16 100% 100% $25,000 $27,220 16
Computer and Information Sciences, General 30 96% 96% $25,460 $49,140 30
Criminal Justice and Corrections 23 100% 100% $26,500 $30,550 23
Dance 65 100% 100% $27,000 $25,660 65
Design and Applied Arts 33 94% 94% Not Reported $31,670 33
English Language and Literature, General 87 98% 98% $26,250 $35,860 87
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations 74 88% 88% Not Reported $48,040 74
Finance and Financial Management Services 49 92% 92% $22,560 $50,440 49
History 46 100% 100% $27,000 $30,120 46
Human Resources Management and Services 52 97% 97% $26,840 $46,480 52
International Business 79 86% 86% $26,610 $53,780 79
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 94 98% 98% $31,000 $44,170 94
Marketing 68 94% 94% $26,500 $45,620 68
Mathematics 10 92% 92% $25,000 $31,670 10
Music 23 99% 99% $26,690 $22,490 23
Political Science and Government 63 93% 93% $24,980 $37,570 63
Psychology, General 98 93% 93% $27,000 $39,470 98
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 50 98% 98% $27,000 $37,900 50
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication 80 98% 98% $27,000 $36,750 80
Sociology 35 100% 100% $27,000 $30,410 35
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 100 98% 98% $27,000 $49,040 100
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 98 98% 98% $27,000 $47,550 98

Salary Scores for Rider Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 86 99% 99% $25,800 $67,810 86
Business Administration, Management and Operations 81 96% 96% $34,750 $90,260 81
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 82 100% 100% $30,750 $55,630 82
Educational Administration and Supervision 76 100% 100% Not Reported $66,050 76
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 74 100% 100% $51,250 $47,800 74
Music 37 95% 95% $41,000 $28,240 37
Public Administration 37 100% 100% Not Reported $50,560 37
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 67 100% 100% Not Reported $57,440 67
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 74 100% 100% Not Reported $49,140 74
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 79 100% 100% Not Reported $52,940 79

Salary Scores for Rider Doctoral Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 24 100% 100% Not Reported $58,870 24

Most Recent Reviews

angelica velez-giraldo 6/6/2018

Overall, my experience was useful and encouraged me to pursue higher education. I found four mentors that were able to give me the tools I needed to apply to graduate school and have the confidence in being able to contribute to the psychology field. I think the school could be more diverse and advocate for diversity and inclusion of minority students, not just by an organization but as a whole. I also think that there should be stricter policies in place to be able to fund programs like the language department.... Read More

angelica velez-giraldo 6/6/2018

Overall, my experience was useful and encouraged me to pursue higher education. I found four mentors that were able to give me the tools I needed to apply to graduate school and have the confidence in being able to contribute to the psychology field. I think the school could be more diverse and advocate for diversity and inclusion of minority students, not just by an organization but as a whole. I also think that there should be stricter policies in place to be able to fund programs like the language department.... Read More