Nazareth welcomes Saint Rose students

We're here to answer your questions and to support a smooth transition to support your goals.

Why Nazareth?

  • Personalized support and mentoring: Nazareth's 9:1 student-to-faculty ratio enables knowing you as an individual. Our welcoming community works to create a culture of belonging.
  • Experiential learning: The average Naz student completes four different career experiences in their time here.
  • Strong outcomes: 98% of the Class of 2022 were working or completing graduate programs within six months of graduation.
  • Extensive opportunities: Naz has 25 Division III athletic teams, 50+ student-led clubs and organizations, personalized career coaching, and a focus on preparing you to be a changemaker in your life's work.

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Undergraduate programs

Full list of Nazareth’s 60+ undergraduate majors and 70+ minors >

Graduate programs

Graduate Business & Leadership

Education graduate opportunities

If you are seeking initial teaching certification, Nazareth has two 15-month programs that pay you to co-teach in a local school and provide you with a tuition scholarship and mentoring — all while you earn (or complete) your master's degree from Nazareth.

Graduate Education

Graduate Interprofessional Health & Human Services

  • Communication Sciences and Disorders → Speech-Language Pathology
  • Counseling → Social Work (specializations available: Trauma-Informed Care, Evidence-Based Practice in Mental Health, School Social Work)
  • School Counseling → Social Work (online or in person; specializations available: Trauma-Informed Care, Evidence-Based Practice in Mental Health, School Social Work)
  • Social Work → Social Work (online and in-person available)

All graduate programs >

Learn more

In-person and virtual information sessions are being scheduled.

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Next step

Undergraduate students (students transferring into an undergraduate program after at least one semester at St. Rose)

  • Complete the free (and quick!) Transfer Application. For you, Nazareth is waiving the personal statement requirement, and Nazareth will review your unofficial transcript initially to provide you with a transfer evaluation that shows how your credits will transfer and your expected time to completion.

Graduate students

Student Life

Learn about student life — including housing, dining, athletics, the Rochester area, clubs and activities, preparation to be a changemaker, diversity and belonging, and student support.

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Undergraduate Students


  • All undergraduate students who are new to Nazareth — first-time or transfer students — participate in orientation to get familiar with the campus and resources and to connect with other students.

Your cost at Nazareth


  • Nazareth accepts up to 90 credits from a 4-year college/university.

Graduate Students


  • Admitted graduate students get orientation information from their academic program director.

Your cost at Nazareth


  • Academic departments will assess each application and transcript from the College of Saint Rose individually to maximize the number of transferable graduate credit hours.


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