*Rider is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
*College of Business Programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
*The School of Education was the first private university in New Jersey to be accredited by NCATE.
*U.S. News & World Report ranked Rider University tied for 22nd in the Regional Universities North category in 2016.
*Rider University's ranking in the 2018 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities North, 34.