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Will life-long learning be accepted for credit?

Through our Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), students can earn credit for previous knowledge.  Earn up to 15 credits through a portfolio development process that details and verifies your subject knowledge with guidance from our advisors and faculty. 609-896-5033 myfuture@rider.edu

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How many credits can I transfer?

Our advisors will work with you to transfer the maximum amount of credits possible.  Many of our programs allow up to 90 transfer credits.  Contact the office to set-up a phone or in-person appointment with one of our advisors.  Bring … Continue reading

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May I change my degree objective when I reapply?

You may change your degree objective. However, this may result in a loss of credits or having to meet additional requirements specific to the program you are planning to pursue. A College of Continuing Studies advisor will assist you in … Continue reading

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Will I lose any credits when I reapply?

A College of Continuing Studies advisor will discuss the distribution of credits within the program you choose to pursue. Degree requirements vary. You may lose credits if the program requirements have changed or if the program you are planning to … Continue reading

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How long will it take to complete my degree?

There are three factors to consider on how long it will take to complete your degree: The total number of credits required to complete the degree you decide to pursue [60 for an Associate in Arts; 120 for a Bachelor’s.] … Continue reading

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