Swimcloud

Recruiting information

RECRUITABLE CHARACTERISTICS - RIDER UNIVERSITY SWIMMING & DIVING

Attitude - enthusiasm for hard work

Ability to place team over self

Character as it relates to attitude toward mutual respect - athlete to coach, athlete to team mate, athlete to faculty member, athlete to student community, etc.

Ability to handle mistakes and failure - MISTAKES...admit it, learn from it, don't repeat it...see FAILURE as unavoidable and as "information", a blueprint to success

Self-Reliance

Understanding of sacrifices required to balance academic workload and athletic workload

Willingness to learn - open minded to coaching

Commitment to academic achievement - goal-oriented in the classroom

Understanding of obligation to represent program in accordance with team values (representing Rider University swimmers/divers past, present and future, team, coaches and family with all decisions made as a Rider University student-athlete)

Potential to build loyalty to the Rider University Swimming & Diving Team

Training ability - capacity to train  

Technique      

Current Speed (ability to contribute in the conference / Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference [MAAC])

History of development (improvement over career prior to college)

Training background - what has been the focus of the athlete's training methodology/where is the potential to challenge the athlete to adapt with new training methodology?

Overall athletic potential

Willingness to make decisions outside the pool that complement training/competitive goals ... social, rest/recovery, nutrition, mental/emotional health, weight room, etc.

Medium 4-year, highly residential (confers bachelors degrees, FTE enrollment 3,000 to 9,999, at least 50 percent of degree-seeking undergraduates live on campus and at least 80 percent attend full time).
  • 4 years
    Education duration
  • Suburban
    School setting
  • Private
    School type
  • Medium
    School size

Cost & Financial aid

Average annual cost

Cost includes tuition, living costs, books and supplies, and fees minus the average grants and scholarships for federal financial aid recipients.

$27,882

By family income

Depending on the federal, state, or institutional grant aid available, students in your income bracket may pay more or less than the overall average costs.

Family income Average cost
$0–$30,000 $21,221
$30,001–$48,000 $22,338
$48,001–$75,000 $25,864
$75,001–$110,000 $29,876
$110,001+ $34,591

Students receiving federal loans

At some schools where few students borrow federal loans, the typical undergraduate may leave school with $0 in debt.

Graduation & Retention

Graduation rate

Students who return
after their first year

Out of 2,782 students…

Graduated 68%
Transferred 25%
Withdrew 7%

Outcomes

Median total debt after graduation

Total debt after graduation depends on field of study for undergraduate borrowers who complete college.

Repayment rate

Making progress 33%
Not making progress 24%
Deferment 13%
Paid in full 13%
Forbearance 10%
Default 4%

Typical earnings salary after completing field of study

Data Not Available

Student body

Student admissions

Student population 4,573
Undergraduate enrollment 3,567
Graduate enrollment 1,006

Full-time

24 and under

Race/Ethnicity

White 54%
Hispanic 18%
Black 14%
Asian 5%
Two or more races 4%

Admissions

Admission rate

ACT

ACT Combined

SAT

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
Math

Programs/Majors

Field of study Graduates
Psychology 91
Accounting and Related Services 75
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 72
Business Administration, Management and Operations 68
Marketing 67
Music 64
Finance and Financial Management Services 54
Human Resources Management and Services 32
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 30
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 27
Criminal Justice and Corrections 25
Computer and Information Sciences 23
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 22
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication 20
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 20
Biology 20
Public Health 15
History 11
Communication and Media Studies 10
Biopsychology 10
Dance 9
Mathematics 8
Political Science and Government 8
Design and Applied Arts 7
Natural Resources Conservation and Research 6
Journalism 6
English Language and Literature 6
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 5
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 5
Religious/Sacred Music 4
Sociology 4
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 4
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management 4
Chemistry 3
Business/Managerial Economics 3
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations 3
Computer Software and Media Applications 2
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences 2
Economics 2
Area Studies 1
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 1
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology 1
Public Policy Analysis 1
International Relations and National Security Studies 1
Field of study Median earnings
Accounting and Related Services $52,107
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations $52,107
Business Administration, Management and Operations $51,899
Mathematics $49,729
International Business $49,644
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods $48,864
Computer and Information Sciences $47,260
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas $46,589
Finance and Financial Management Services $45,752
Human Resources Management and Services $45,618
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities $41,007
Marketing $40,728
Biology $39,927
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication $38,289
Psychology $36,776
English Language and Literature $35,416
Political Science and Government $35,416
Area Studies $33,993
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication $30,305
History $30,119
Sociology $29,685
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management $28,236
Criminal Justice and Corrections $26,353
Design and Applied Arts $23,351
Dance $22,329
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft $18,771
Field of study Median debt
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods $21,997
Finance and Financial Management Services $23,250
Business Administration, Management and Operations $24,000
Communication and Media Studies $26,000
Computer and Information Sciences $26,000
Public Health $26,000
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication $26,375
International Business $26,500
Accounting and Related Services $26,538
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication $27,000
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods $27,000
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas $27,000
English Language and Literature $27,000
Biology $27,000
Psychology $27,000
Criminal Justice and Corrections $27,000
Sociology $27,000
Music $27,000
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences $27,000
Human Resources Management and Services $27,000
Marketing $27,000
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities $31,375