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 2020, 31% 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 2020 within 12 months after graduating. Data was available for 80% 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 2020 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
  • 29 Design Studio
  • Brockport Central School District
  • Highland Park
  • Mackenzie-Childs
  • Michael Kors
  • Re/Max Plus Realty
  • Rochester Art Supply
  • St. Lawrence School
  • SUNY Brockport
  • Business & Leadership
  • Alliance Advisory Group
  • Beene Garter LLP
  • Bells Network
  • Belpointe Asset Management
  • Best Buy
  • Bonadio Group
  • Cellular Sales
  • CGI Communications
  • Chapan Co., P.C.
  • Citizens Bank
  • Commonwealth Financial
  • Constellation Brands
  • DaBella
  • DeJoy, Knauf, and Blood
  • EAN Services, LLC
  • Equitable Advisors
  • Excellus
  • Ford Motor
  • Gallo Iacovangelo, LLP
  • Goldfish Swim School Franchising, LLC
  • HMI Mechanical Systems
  • Home Depot
  • J. B. Hunt Transportation Services, Inc.
  • Lancaster Central School District
  • M&T Bank
  • Maddox Groups
  • Mengel, Metzger, Barr LLP
  • Monroe Community Hospital
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association
  • Paychex
  • Stewart's Shops
  • University of Rochester
  • Wayfair
  • Wegmans
  • Wilmorite Management Group, LLC
  • Education
  • ABC Headstart
  • Canandaigua City School District
  • Clyde-Savannah Central School District
  • Sodus Central School District
  • Syracuse City School District
  • Uncommon Schools
  • Health & Human Services
  • Aids Care
  • Cariola (Mary) Children's Center
  • Center for Youth
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Community Action Programs Cayuga/Seneca
  • Connecticut Department of Public Health
  • Epilepsy Associates of Greater Rochester
  • Florida Department of Health
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center
  • Helio Health
  • Highland Hospital
  • Hillside Family of Agencies
  • Los Alamitos Medical Center
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Newark-Wayne Community Hospital
  • New York State Department of Health
  • Oswego Hospital
  • Person Centered Housing Options
  • Prime Care Coordination
  • Prometrika, LLC
  • Public Consulting Group
  • QTC Medical Services
  • Rochester City School District
  • Rochester General Hospital
  • Rochester Regional Health/Unity Hospital
  • Rochester Regional Hospital Association
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - University of Rochester Medical Center
  • University of Rochester
  • Upstate University Hospital - Community Campus
  • US Army
  • Webster Central School District
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • 585 Publishing
  • Abar Abstract
  • Alston Construction
  • Autism Learning Partners
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bloombox
  • Borg & Ide Imaging
  • Cameron Community Ministries
  • Camp Bow Wow Home Buddies
  • Canajoharie Central School
  • Colegio Anglo Colombiano
  • Community Bank
  • Corinne Consulting
  • CP Rochester
  • DAC Group
  • DePaul
  • Dixon Schwabl
  • Dolin, Thomas, & Solomon LLP
  • Dollinger Associates
  • Greece Central School District
  • Helio Health
  • Hillside Family of Agencies
  • Jason Stone Injury Lawyers
  • Knauf Shaw LLP
  • Nazareth College Athletics Department
  • Presutti Law Office
  • Refugees Helping Refugees
  • Reset Third Space
  • River Front Services, Inc.
  • Roc Soul Fitness
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - University of Rochester Medical Center
  • United Church Pittsford
  • Victor Central School District
  • YMCA Greater Rochester
  • Languages & International
  • Alliance Precision Plastics
  • Catholic Family Center
  • Greece Central School District
  • Mac Academy
  • Paychex
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Music
  • Cariola (Mary) Children's Center
  • Cloud Control Media, LLC
  • Expressive Journeys, LLC
  • Gates-Chili Central School District
  • Greece Central School District
  • Hochstein School Music
  • Jewish Home Rochester
  • Keybank
  • Kingsway Arms Nursing Center
  • Liberty Post
  • Music Speaks
  • Northwestern Mutual - Rochester
  • Rochester City School District
  • Sisters of St. Joseph
  • Sounds Starts Music
  • Stew Leonard's
  • Sweet Home Central School District
  • Touchmark In West Hills, LLC
  • Upstate Music Therapy Center
  • US Army
  • Visiting Nurse Association Cape Cod
  • Sciences & Math
  • ACM Global Labs
  • Alliance Precision Plastics
  • Ameriplan
  • Amgen Inc.
  • Cardinal Health
  • Cattaraugus County Health Department
  • Nazareth College
  • Orthopaedic Sports Associates Long Island
  • Rochester Regional Health/Unity Hospital
  • Strong Memorial Hospital - University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Tessy Plastics
  • Thompson (FF) Hospital
  • United Memorial Medical Center
  • University of Rochester
  • University of Rochester Medical Center
  • Wegmans Companies
  • Western NY Dental Group
  • Theatre & Performance
  • Adams Street Early Learning Center
  • Cortland Performing Arts Institute
  • Dance Shoppe
  • OFC Creations, LLC

Grad Schools Graduate schools of the Class of 2020, one year after graduation, from the National Student Clearinghouse.

  • American University
  • Baylor University
  • Canisius College
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • D'Youville College
  • East Carolina University
  • Fordham University
  • George Washington University
  • Lemoyne College
  • Loyola University Maryland
  • Marywood University
  • Medaille College
  • Michigan State University
  • Nazareth College
  • New York Chiropractic College
  • North Carolina State University
  • Northeastern University
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Penn State University
  • Pratt Institute
  • Providence College
  • Roberts Wesleyan College
  • Rochester Institute Technology
  • Salisbury University
  • St. John Fisher College
  • Stanford University
  • SUNY Albany
  • SUNY Brockport
  • SUNY Buffalo State
  • SUNY Fredonia
  • SUNY University at Buffalo
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Syracuse University
  • Texas Woman's University
  • University Maryland Baltimore
  • University North Carolina Chapel Hill
  • University New Haven
  • University Texas El Paso
  • University Connecticut
  • University Florida
  • University Pennsylvania
  • University Rochester
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • William Carey 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

58%
Bachelor
of Science
30%
Bachelor
of Arts
6%
Bachelor of
Fine Arts
6%
Bachelor
of Music

Study Abroad

Naz students study abroad at 2.6x the national average

Class of 2020: 26% of Nazareth students studied abroad, making 148 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

  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Belize
  • Chile
  • China
  • Costa Rica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Ethiopia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Jordan
  • Morocco
  • Nicaragua
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom

Career Experience

87% of the class of 2020 completed: Rates are for-credit experiences for the Class of 2020 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
  • All Around Sound
  • Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
  • Amidon & Villeneuve CPAs P.C.
  • AXA Advisors
  • Bausch & Lomb
  • Benefit Resource, Inc.
  • Braw Haus
  • Bristol Valley Theater
  • Cameron Community Ministries
  • Canal Side Realty
  • Carl Fischer Music
  • Castle Products
  • Catholic Family Center
  • Cayuga County
  • Cayuga County Department of Health & Human Services
  • Center for Youth
  • Clayton Opera House
  • Clinical Associates of the Finger Lakes
  • Clover Physical Therapy
  • Community Memorial Hospital
  • Compeer Rochester, Inc.
  • Corning-Painted Post Area School District
  • Davis Standard LLC
  • DeFrancisco & Falgiatano Law Firm
  • DeJoy, Knauf & Blood
  • Denver Outlaws
  • Dollinger for Senate
  • DSM Nutritional Products
  • Duke University
  • Dunne Goodwin
  • Dutch Springs
  • EGT, Inc.
  • Empire Justice Center
  • ESL Federal Credit Union
  • Excellus 
  • Fairport Central School District
  • Fairport Crew Club
  • FingerLakes1.com
  • Foodlink
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Forestburgh Playhouse
  • Forward Financial Credit Union
  • Fundacion Garcia Rinaldi
  • Gananda Central School District
  • Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley
  • General Sir John Kotelawala Defense University
  • Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.
  • Genesee County Dept Mental Health
  • Gilda's Club Rochester
  • Girl Scouts of America
  • Global Maximum Educational Opportunities
  • Hammer Packaging Corporation
  • Healthy Baby Network
  • Highland Hospital
  • Hillside Family of Agencies
  • Horizons at The Harley School
  • Ibero-American Action League, Inc.
  • ieiMedia
  • Innovative Solutions
  • Inspire! Learning & Childcare
  • jazz 90.1
  • Joan Nicole Prince Home
  • Joffrey Ballet School
  • KeyBank
  • Knauf Shaw LLP
  • LeChase Construction, LLC
  • Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester
  • M & T Bank
  • Macedon Historical Society
  • Make a Wish Foundation
  • Marina Auto Group
  • Mary's Place Outreach
  • Mass Mutual Life Insurance Co.
  • Memorial Art Gallery
  • Middlesex DA's Office
  • Monroe County Public Defender's Office
  • Mt Hope Family Center
  • National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House
  • Nazareth College
  • Nazareth College Athletics Department
  • New Vanderbilt Rehab & Care Center
  • New York Special Olympics, Inc.
  • New York State Blues Festival
  • Northeast-Midwest Institute
  • NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation
  • NYS Dept of Health Bureau of Environmental Radiation Protection
  • On Point for College
  • Ontario County Health Agency
  • Pace Electronics Corp
  • Pittsford Indoor Rowing Center
  • Ramsey Constructors
  • RAPA
  • Reverence Studios
  • Rochester City School District
  • Rochester Red Wings
  • Rochester CC Photography
  • Rome Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Salmin, Celona, Wehrle & Flaherty, Llp
  • Scleroderma Foundation
  • Sisters of St. Joseph
  • Sisters of St. Joseph Spirituality Center
  • Saint Francis DeSales - Saint Stephen's
  • State Street Corporation
  • Tanglewood Nature Center
  • Tapion Hospital
  • Taste NY
  • The Bells Network
  • Thompson Health
  • Toshiba Business Solutions NY
  • Tracy Jong Law Firm
  • United Way of Greater Rochester
  • University of Rochester
  • Utica Zoo