Nazareth prepares students well for careers and/or continued study through rigorous academic programs, global and cross-cultural experiences, and hands-on career experience while in college. The latest undergraduate figures are provided for each category.

After Graduation

48% employed; 33% attending grad school at Nazareth; 16% attending grad school elsewhere; 3% seeking

Most new alumni are employed or in graduate school within 12 months of graduating. Of the Class of 2018, 33% continued their education at Nazareth, pursuing fields that require advanced degrees such as physical therapy (D.P.T.), social work (M.S.W.), and education (M.S. Ed.). Nazareth's data gathering processes adhere to national standards. Class of 2018 within 12 months after graduating. Data was available for 83% of the class. Alumni who were both in grad school and employed were categorized based on their primary role where possible.

Employers Samples of employers for the Class of 2018 one year after graduation.
Art & Design includes academic programs in art education, art history, art studio, design, and visual communication design.
Music includes academic programs in music, music/business, music education, music performance, and music therapy.
Theatre Arts includes academic programs in acting, dance studies, musical theatre, technical production, and theatre arts.
Humanities & Social Sciences includes academic programs in American studies, anthropology, communication and media, community youth development, English, history, legal studies, peace and justice, philosophy, political science, psychology, religious studies, social science, sociology, and women and gender studies, including programs paired with adolescence education.
Health & Human Services includes academic programs in communication sciences and disorders, nursing, occupational science, physical therapy (health science), and social work.
Education includes academic programs in inclusive childhood/early childhood education, which are paired with a major in the College of Arts & Sciences or the School of Business & Leadership.
Business & Leadership includes academic programs in accounting, business management, economics, finance, international business, and marketing.
Languages & International includes academic programs in Asian studies, Chinese, French, German, history, global studies, Italian, Modern Foreign Languages, and Spanish, including programs paired with adolescence education.
Math & Science includes academic programs in biochemistry, biology, biomedical sciences, chemistry, clinical laboratory sciences, environmental science and sustainability, mathematics, and toxicology, including programs paired with adolescence education.

  • Art & Design
  • Keller Williams Realty
  • Martin Group
  • Memorial Art Gallery
  • Niskayuna Central School District
  • Partners + Napier
  • Portland State University
  • Rochester City School District
  • Rochester Institute Technology
  • SKI
  • Sonny's Glass Tinting
  • Viatran, Inc.
  • Victor Central School District
  • Walt Disney Parks Resorts

  • Business & Leadership
  • ADP, Inc.
  • Arc of Monroe County
  • AXA Advisors
  • Black Tie Ski Rentals
  • Butler/Till
  • Capital One
  • Cohnreznick
  • Colonie Center
  • Constellation Brands
  • Dell EMC
  • DestinatonFLX
  • Dockside Pub
  • East House
  • Eastman Kodak
  • EisnerAmper LLP
  • ELS Federal Credit Union
  • Foot Locker
  • Freed Maxick CPA's PC
  • Gallagher
  • Generations Child Care Inc
  • Guardian Industries
  • Heritage Christian Services
  • HSBC Bank USA
  • Intelligent Retinal Imaging Systems
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank
  • KPMG Peat Marwick, LLP
  • Marble Slab Creamery
  • Nazareth College
  • New York Stylee
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Noticestry
  • NY Tent
  • Out Alliance
  • Paychex
  • Pomeroy, Armstrong, Casullo & Monty
  • Pronexus, LLC
  • Pyramid Brokerage
  • Refractron Technologies
  • Renewal By Andersen
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Tullett Prebon
  • Ulta Beauty
  • U.S. Army
  • Wegmans
  • Xerox

  • Education
  • Albany Medical Center
  • BOCES 1 (Monroe)
  • BOCES Hamilton Fulton Montgomery
  • Pride Joy Child Care
  • Rochester City School District

  • Health & Human Services
  • Albany Medical Center
  • AmeriCorps
  • Atria Senior Living
  • Brown Parker Demarinis
  • Catholic Health System
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • CNY Health Home Network
  • Community Place
  • Gananda Central School District
  • Highland Hospital
  • Lodge At Welch Allyn
  • Mercy Hospital
  • Newark-Wayne Community Hospital
  • Newman Civic Fellowship
  • Onondaga Community College
  • Paychex
  • Phelps-Clifton Springs Central School District
  • Piedmont Medical
  • Rochester General Hospital
  • Rochester Regional Healthcare Association
  • Rochester Regional Hospital Association
  • School of the Holy Childhood
  • Seneca County Health Dept
  • South Iredell High School
  • Spencerport Central School District
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
  • Strong Memorial Hospital (URMC)
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Thompson Health
  • Unity Hospital
  • U.S. Dept. Veterans Affairs
  • Yale New Haven Health

  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • ACV Auctions
  • Bright Horizons Family Solutions
  • Childtime Learning Center
  • City College New York
  • Civilis Marketing
  • College St Rose
  • Community Place Greater
  • DePaul
  • Epiq
  • Filter LLC
  • Fulton Savings Bank
  • Howard Hanna Real Estate
  • Idaho Power
  • John Marshall Law School
  • Living Resources, Inc.
  • Mayfield High School
  • Nazareth College
  • Newshouse
  • NYS Assembly
  • Olive Garden
  • Pan Communications
  • Phelps-Clifton Springs Central School District
  • Quad A For Kids
  • Regal Entertainment Group
  • Rochester Police Department
  • Saint's Place
  • Scalfone Law PLLC
  • Shane English School
  • St. Joseph's School
  • TrueBlue
  • Uncommon Schools
  • University Of Rochester
  • WHEC TV 10
  • WinterGarden by Monroe's
  • Woods Oviatt Gilman

  • Languages & International
  • Bausch + Lomb
  • Fein, Such & Crane, LLP
  • Government of France
  • Haley Marketing Group
  • Wright Beverage Distributing

  • Music
  • 716 Squash, Inc.
  • BOCES 2 (Monroe - Orleans)
  • Childpro Baker Victory Services
  • Cretin-Derham Hall
  • Hochstein School Music
  • Hudson Valley Hospital Center
  • JCC Rochester
  • New Lebanon Central School
  • Nik Entertainment
  • Paychex
  • Rochester City School District
  • Spectrum Creative Arts
  • Syracuse City School District
  • Syracuse University
  • Urban Choice Charter School

  • Sciences & Math
  • American Medical
  • American Red Cross Rochester
  • Aspen Dental
  • Bausch Health Companies
  • Fulbright Program
  • Glens Falls Hospital
  • Hudson Dermatology
  • Interim Home Health
  • Private Label Foods
  • Rochester City School District
  • Rochester Youth Year
  • ScribeAmerica
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • University Of Rochester

  • Theatre & Performance
  • Bausch + Lomb
  • Coach USA
  • Cortland Repertory Theatre
  • Forestburgh Playhouse
  • Museum of Modern Art
  • Walt Disney Parks Resorts

Grad Schools Graduate schools of the Class of 2018, one year after graduation, from the National Student Clearinghouse.

  • Albany College Pharmacy
  • Albany Law School
  • Alfred University
  • American University
  • Arizona State University
  • Campbell University
  • Canisius College
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Drexel University
  • Eastman School Music
  • Grand Canyon University
  • John Marshall Law School
  • Kutztown University of PA
  • LeMoyne College
  • Liberty University
  • Miami University
  • Michigan State University
  • Minnesota State University Mankato
  • Montana State University Bozeman
  • Nazareth College
  • New York University
  • Niagara University
  • Northeastern Seminary
  • Norwich University
  • Ohio State University
  • Post University
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • Rochester Institute Technology
  • Rutgers University Camden
  • Southern New Hampshire University
  • St. Catherine University
  • St. John Fisher College
  • SUNY Albany
  • SUNY Binghamton University
  • SUNY Brockport
  • SUNY Cortland
  • SUNY Empire State College
  • SUNY Fredonia
  • SUNY University at Albany
  • SUNY University at Buffalo
  • Syracuse University
  • Touro College
  • University of Massachusetts Boston
  • University of New Haven
  • University S. Carolina Columbia
  • University of Rochester
  • Utica College
  • Washington University
  • Western Michigan University

Degrees Earned

All undergraduate degrees at Nazareth provide a strong foundation in the liberal arts, including an integrated studies sequence chosen by students. The approach develops skills that employers value. Nazareth began offering B.F.A. programs in 2012, which now include acting, art studio, musical theatre, theatre design and technology, and visual communication design. Class of 2018

64%
Bachelor
of Science
29%
Bachelor
of Arts
4%
Bachelor of
Fine Arts
4%
Bachelor
of Music

Study Abroad

Naz students study abroad at 2.7x the national average

Class of 2018: 27% of Nazareth students studied abroad, making 235 trips. The latest NAFSA: Association of International Educators report (for 2017-18) says 10% of all U.S. college undergraduates studied abroad. Source of national data: NAFSA, based on statistics from the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics, 2015 Digest of Education Statistics, and the Institute of International Education, 2016 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange.

  • 30%
  • 20%
  • 10%
  • 0%

National Average

Nazareth College

Countries

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Belize
  • Chile
  • China
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Ethiopia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Nicaragua
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • United Kingdom

Career Experience

90% of the class of 2018 completed: Rates are for-credit experiences for the Class of 2018 during their undergraduate years. Percentages do not total 100 because students typically complete multiple experiences.

95%

of internship supervisors would hire their supervisee if there were an opening Source: 2017-2019 evaluation of 427 interns

"The interns have been professional, organized, creative, and a great addition to our team. Recently we have offered one a full-time position and we are excited he will join."

Neal Sherman, TAGeX Brands

Internship Sites

  • (585) Publishing
  • American Lung Association
  • Butler/Till
  • Cameron Community Ministries
  • Career Start
  • Causewave Community Partners
  • Center for Youth
  • Charles Settlement House
  • Chinese School of Rochester
  • Community Place of Greater Rochester, Inc.
  • Concentrix Corporation
  • Conifer Realty, LLC
  • Dixon Schwabl Advertising
  • Dollinger for Senate
  • Funk 'n Waffles
  • Fusion Productions
  • Garth Fagan Dance
  • Geva Theatre Center
  • Golisano Children's Hospital
  • Highland Hospital
  • Hillside Family of Agencies
  • J.M. Jayson, Esq.
  • Mengel, Metzger, Barr & Co LLP
  • Metrix Marketing Inc
  • Monroe County Public Defender's Office
  • Monroe County Special Olympics
  • Mt. Hope Family Center
  • Nazareth College
  • Nik Entertainment Co
  • Noticestry LLC
  • Paychex, Inc.
  • PCX Sports Performance
  • Pointii
  • Rochester Advertising Federation
  • Rochester City School District
  • Rochester Public Library
  • Sky Global Concrete
  • Slim Line Case Company
  • Sodexo, Inc & Affiliates
  • Soucier Design
  • Spectrum
  • St. Joseph's House of Hospitality
  • The Bonadio Group
  • Twin Advertising
  • United Way of Greater Rochester
  • Valpak Direct Marketing
  • Villa of Hope
  • Webster Schroeder High School
  • YMCA of Greater Rochester
  • Young Entrepreneurs Academy