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

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Most new alumni are employed or in graduate school within 12 months of graduating. Of the Class of 2019, 27% 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 2019 within 12 months after graduating. Data was available for 85% 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
  • Apache Mills
  • Article Group
  • Buffalo Academy Science Charter School
  • Fayetteville-Manlius Schools
  • Hybridge Dental Implants
  • Martin Group
  • Mecca Creative
  • Penfield Country Club
  • Rochester Area Community Foundation
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - URMC
  • Teksystems
  • United Parcel Service
  • UUU Art Collective
  • Walt Disney Parks & Resorts

  • Business & Leadership
  • Accountable Digital
  • ADP, Inc.
  • Albatros De Brest
  • AP Intego
  • Bassett Hospital
  • Benefit Resource, Inc.
  • Broadstone Real Estate, LLC
  • Butler/Till
  • Colgate University
  • CorningCycle Stop, Inc.
  • Deloitte & Touche
  • Digital Hyve
  • Dunne Marketing
  • EAN Services, LLC
  • EMA Design Automation
  • First American Title Insurance
  • General Electric
  • Genesee County Chamber Commerce
  • Hunt Real Estate ERA
  • Mach 2 Management
  • Magna Products Corp.
  • Marcum LLP
  • Mass Mutual Life Insurance
  • Mengel, Metzger, Barr LLP
  • National Grid
  • Nixon Peabody LLP
  • Northwestern Mutual - Rochester
  • Optimax Systems, Inc.
  • Paychex
  • Perspective Partners
  • Raytheon
  • Solidifi
  • Stanley Law Offices
  • Sutherland Global Services
  • TEKsystems
  • Terakeet
  • TES Staffing
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • University of Rochester
  • Wegmans

  • Education
  • Albany Medical Center
  • Boces 1 (Monroe)
  • Boces 2 (Monroe - Orleans)
  • East Irondequoit Central School District
  • Gananda Central School District
  • Inwood Academy For Leadership Charter School
  • Lyons Central School District
  • Mary Cariola Children's Center
  • Newark Central School District
  • Palmyra-Macedon Central School District
  • Perry Central School District
  • Rochester City School District
  • School of the Holy Childhood
  • Spencerport Central School District
  • Victor Central School District
  • Watertown School District

  • Health & Human Services
  • ADHD & Autism Psychological Services and Advocacy
  • Aspire of WNY
  • Casa De Esperanza
  • Clifton Springs Hospital
  • Easterseals New York
  • Erie County Medical Center
  • Examworks, LLC
  • Grace Community Services
  • Highland Hospital
  • Housing Options Made Easy Inc.
  • Millennium Collaborative Care
  • Newark-Wayne Community Hospital
  • Pathways
  • Perinton Volunteer Ambulance
  • Prince Sultan Cardiac Center
  • Rochester General Hospital
  • Rochester Regional Healthcare Association
  • St. Ann's Community
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - URMC
  • Unity Hospital
  • University of Rochester
  • US Peace Corps

  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • AmeriCorps
  • ARC of Monroe County
  • Boces 1 (Monroe)
  • Boces Midlakes Education Center
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Childtime Learning Centers
  • Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
  • Consumer Credit Counseling Services
  • Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
  • Finger Lakes Area Counseling Recovery Agency
  • Highland Hospital
  • Hillside Family of Agencies
  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • Legal Assistance of Western NY, Inc.
  • Lite Coms
  • LynnLeigh & Company, LLC
  • Manhattan District Attorney's Office
  • Memorial Art Gallery
  • Paychex
  • Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
  • Rochester Youth Year
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - URMC
  • Suffolk University Law School
  • Trinity Montessori School
  • US Attorney's Office
  • Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
  • Wegmans
  • West Genesee Central School District
  • West Irondequoit Central School District
  • Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP
  • YMCA of Greater Rochester

  • Languages & International
  • Bausch + Lomb
  • Center for Youth
  • Genesee Environmental LLC
  • Shane English School
  • TES Staffing
  • Trillium Health
  • West Irondequoit Central School District

  • Music
  • Boces 1 (Monroe)
  • Catskill Central School District
  • Children's Therapy Network
  • Churchville-Chili Central Schools
  • Harmony Garden Music Therapy Services
  • Heritage Christian Services
  • Hochstein School of Music
  • Hurlbut Nursing Home
  • Kids Connection After School Program
  • Music Plus
  • Nate Rawls Band Orchestra
  • Nazareth College
  • Rochester Regional Healthcare Association
  • Spectrum Creative Arts
  • Sullivan Violins
  • Traditional Home Health Care
  • Turning Stone Resort & Casino

  • Sciences & Math
  • Apex Systems
  • Appalachia Service Project Inc.
  • Baldwin Richardson Foods
  • Boces Oneida-Herkimer-Madison
  • Brooklyn Eye Surgery Center LLC
  • Community Bank, NA
  • Delaware North
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Finger Lakes Health
  • Guardian EMS, NJ
  • Prudential Financial
  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute
  • ScribeAmerica
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - URMC
  • Success Academy Charter Schools
  • Thompson Health
  • USDA Agricultural Research Service
  • West Irondequoit Central School District

  • Theatre & Performance
  • A.R.T. / New York Theatres
  • Argyle Theatre at Babylon Village
  • Axelrod Performing Arts Center
  • Dance Emporium
  • Juilliard School
  • Palmyra Macedon Conservatory of Dance
  • Rev Theatre Co.

Grad Schools Graduate schools of the Class of 2019, one year after graduation, from the National Student Clearinghouse.

  • Albany State University
  • Bowling Green State University
  • Capella University
  • City College of New York
  • Columbia University
  • Creighton University
  • Daemen College
  • Eastman School of Music
  • Florida International University
  • Loyola University Maryland
  • Marywood University
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy
  • Nazareth College
  • New York University
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • Southern New Hampshire University
  • St. George's University Medical School
  • St. John Fisher College
  • SUNY Binghamton
  • SUNY Brockport
  • SUNY Delhi
  • SUNY Fredonia
  • SUNY Oswego
  • SUNY Potsdam
  • SUNY University at Buffalo
  • United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities
  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • University of North Carolina Wilmington
  • University of Essex
  • University of Louisville
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Rochester
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette
  • Utica College
  • Villanova 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 2019

61%
Bachelor
of Science
30%
Bachelor
of Arts
4%
Bachelor of
Fine Arts
5%
Bachelor
of Music

Study Abroad

Naz students study abroad at 2.6x the national average

Class of 2019: 26% of Nazareth students studied abroad, making 231 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
  • Domincan Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Ethiopia
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Morocco
  • Nicaragua
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom

Career Experience

86% of the class of 2019 completed: Rates are for-credit experiences for the Class of 2019 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
  • Albany Times Union
  • Alzheimer's Association
  • American Diabetes Association
  • ARC of Seneca Cayuga
  • Arise, Incorporated
  • AXA Advisors
  • Bassett Hospital
  • Bishop Kearney High School
  • Blackfriars Theatre
  • Blackhawk Emergency Mgmt Group
  • Boys & Girls Club of Rochester
  • Cameron Community Ministries
  • Center for Youth
  • Charles Settlement House
  • Cobblestone Capital Advisors, LLC
  • Coffee Connection
  • Community Place of Greater Rochester, Inc.
  • Congressman John Katko's Office
  • Cranberry Capital
  • Crowley Webb
  • Deloitte & Touche
  • Delta Industrial
  • Discovery Charter School
  • Dixon Schwabl
  • Dollinger Associates
  • Doodle Bugs! Children's Centers
  • Doyle Security Systems, Inc.
  • Eastman Business Park
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Evergreen RE, LLC
  • Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield of Central NY & Southern Tier
  • Fairport Brewing Company
  • Flower City Printing
  • Foodlink
  • Funk 'n Waffles
  • Genesee County Chamber of Commerce
  • Genesee Waterways Center
  • Healthy Baby Network
  • Highland Hospital
  • Holy Apostles Church
  • Insero & Company
  • Jam in the Valley
  • Jazz 90.1
  • Knauf Shaw LLP
  • Laura Wilder Artwork
  • Legal Aid Society of Rochester
  • M & T Bank
  • Marble Slab Creamery
  • Mary's Place Outreach
  • Mass Mutual Life Insurance Company
  • Memorial Art Gallery
  • Modern Marketing Concepts
  • Mohawk Fine Paper
  • Monroe County Public Defender's Office
  • Monroe County Special Olympics
  • Mt. Hope Family Center
  • Nashville Predators
  • Nazareth College
  • Newark-Wayne Community Hospital
  • Newseum
  • Noticestry
  • NYS Senate
  • NYS Unified Court System
  • Onondaga County District Attorney's Office.
  • Ontario Countrymax
  • Optimax Systems, Inc.
  • Pathways, Inc
  • Paychex
  • PayFileIQ
  • People, Inc.
  • Pieces of Me
  • Politan Marketing
  • Quad A for Kids
  • Refugees Helping Refugees
  • Rimkus Marciano & Associates, Inc.
  • Roch Medical Museum & Archives
  • Rochester (City of)
  • Rochester City School District
  • Rochester Global Connections
  • Rochester Museum & Science Center
  • Rochester Oratorio Society
  • Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Rochester Red Wings
  • Rochester Rhinos
  • Sager Beer Works
  • School 29-Adlai E Stevenson
  • Senator Kirsten Gillibrand's Office
  • Slim Line Case Company
  • Sodexo, Inc & Affiliates
  • Stanley Law Offices
  • TAGeX Brands
  • TES Staffing, Inc
  • TGW Studio
  • The Bonadio Group
  • Toshiba Business Solutions NY
  • Trinity Montessori School
  • Truth Collective
  • Twin Advertising
  • Underberg & Kessler, LLP
  • United Nations Association of Rochester
  • US Attorney's Office
  • Valpak Direct Marketing
  • Viele, Solimano & Swagler CPA PC
  • Villa of Hope
  • vSplash.com
  • Walt Disney Parks & Resorts
  • Wayne County Public Health Department
  • Webster Central School District
  • Webster Public Library
  • Wicked Squid Studios
  • WRMM WFKL WZNE
  • WROC-TV
  • YMCA of Greater Rochester