Student Outcomes

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


2015 Spring - TOS gold badge - web.pngMost new alumni are employed or in graduate school within 12 months of graduating. Of the Class of 2015, 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 2015 within 12 months after graduating. Data was available for 74% 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 2015 one year after graduation.
Art & Design includes academic programs in art education, art history, art studio, 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 Management.
Business & Management 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, international 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


Barnes & Noble

CGI Communications

Clark CSM Marketing


Devara Graphics

Home Town Marketing

Irondequoit Country Club

Pacelli Creative

Partners Napier

PICS Telecom


Takeform Architectural Graphics

Uncommon Schools

Wright Beverage Distributing

Business & Management



Alden Central Schools

BOCES 2 (Monroe - Orleans)

Buffalo City School District

Cabarrus County Schools

Center For Disability Rights, Inc.

Cornell University

Desales Service Works

Easter Seals New York

Fairport Central School District

Greece Central School District

Literacy Coalition Palm Beach County

Liverpool Central School District

Nazareth College

North Rose - Wolcott School District

Renaissance Acad Charter School Arts

Rochester Childfirst Network

Rochester City School District

Seton Catholic School

University Prep Charter School For Young Men

University of Rochester

Waterloo Central School District

West Irondequoit Central School District

Health & Human Services


Arc of Monroe

Baywinde Senior Community

Boston Public Schools

Crouse Irving Memorial Hospital

Hamberger & Weiss law firm

Heritage Christian Services

Highland Hospital

Hillside Family Agencies

Kamp Kohut

Lifetime Assistance

Loretto Health Rehab

Lyons Central School District

Oneida City Hospital ECF

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Rochester General Health System

Rochester General Hospital

Rochester Regional Healthcare Association

Roosevelt Children's Center

Strong Memorial Hospital

United Health Services

Unity Health/St. Mary's Hospital

Unity Hospital

University Hospitals Cleveland

Vincent House

Warsaw Central School District

Wegman Companies

Westgate Residence Rehab Ctr

Willow Domestic Violence Ctr


Aflac, Inc.


Bully Hill Vineyard

Can-Am Consultants, Inc.

East House

Hillside Family of Agencies

Monroe County Child Protective Services

Mt. Hope Family Center

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

Partner In Publishing

Languages & International

Dolin, Thomas & Solomon LLP

Fulbright Program

RICA Surgical Products


AMI Entertainment Co.

Boston Public Schools

Brighton Central School District

Cook Maran & Associates

Entercom Rochester

Fulbright Program

Greece Olympia School

iHeartMedia, Inc.

Jewish Home Rochester

K&H Precision Products

Markethold Productions

Pavilion Central School District

Rochester Broadway Theatre League

Vanderbilt University

Sciences & Math

ACM Medical Laboratory

Bausch + Lomb

Cayuga Medical Center

Direct2Market Solutions

Eastside Medical Urgent Care

Exxon Mobil

Greece Central School District

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

Theatre & Performance

Bristol Valley Theater

Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Inc.

Graduate Schools Graduate schools of the Class of 2013, one year after graduation, from the National Student Clearinghouse.

Alfred University

Belmont University

Canisius College

College St Rose

Life University

Nazareth College

New School

New York Chiropractic College

Ohio State University

Providence College

Roberts Wesleyan College

Rochester Institute Technology

San Diego State University

Southern Methodist University

St. John Fisher College

SUNY Brockport

SUNY Cortland

SUNY Fredonia

SUNY Oswego

SUNY Polytechnic Institute

SUNY Univ At Buffalo

Syracuse University

Towson State University

Trident University International

University of Rochester

Utica College

Wake Forest 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 BFA programs in 2012, which now include acting, art studio, musical theatre, technical production, and visual communication design. Class of 2015

of Science
Bachelor of
Fine Arts
of Arts
of Music

Study Abroad

Nazareth students study abroad at 4x the national average

During 2014–15, 6.7% of Nazareth students studied abroad, making 130 trips. The national average study abroad rate among colleges is 1.5%, according to NAFSA: Association of International Educators. Source of national data: NAFSA, based on statistics from the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics, 2014 Digest of Education Statistics, and the Institute of International Education, 2015 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange.

Nazareth College
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Career Experience

82% of the class of 2015 participated in: Rates are for-credit experiences for the Class of 2015 during their undergraduate years. Numbers don't total 100 due to rounding.

31% internships

15% field placements

11% clinical experience

10% student teaching

9% practicum

7% research

92% of internship supervisors would hire their supervisee if there were an opening Source: 2014-2015 evaluations of 185 Nazareth interns

"I can't tell you how incredibly pleased we've been with ALL our Nazareth interns, past and present. … Your efforts are well appreciated by those out in the community who know that you are preparing WELL our future workforce."

Michael Philipson, Greentopia co-founder

Internship Sites


98 PXY

Ad Council of Rochester

Advent House

American Portfolios Financial Services

Armstrong Appraisals

Bank of America (CT)

Believe Bands

Bright Hill Press & Literary Center

Buffalo Bisons


Catholic Family Center


Center for Public History

Center for Youth

Center for Youth Services

Crisis Nursery


Christopher T. Wilcox Law

City Historian Office

Clark CSM

Community Youth Development

Cooper/Haims Advisors

Corning Hospital (HR)

CP Rochester



DeJoy, Knauf & Blood

Dept of Education

Dept. of Health (Albany)


Dixon Schwabl

Duff's Famous Wings

EFP Rotenberg


EPIC Advisors

Eric Mower & Associates

ESL Federal Credit Union


France, Spain, Italy Tour by German Lopez


Gary Pudup Election Campaign

GFI Studios

Girls Coalition

Glenmere at Cloverwood

GP Metropolis Entertainment

Hickey Center

Highland HELP Program

Highland Hospital

Hillside Family of Agencies

Hochstein Music & Dance

Hoffman's Playland (Albany)


Inmerco Marketing, Valencia, Spain

Jazz at Lincoln Center (NYC)

Johnson & Johnson



Language Intelligence

Lifetime Health Medical Group

Lime Design

Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP

Lobel's of NY

Make-a-Wish (Buffalo)

Manning & Napier


Mary's Place

Mengel, Metzger, Barr & Co.

Mental Health Association

Mercy Prayer Center

Merrill Lynch

Minerva Designs

Mohawk Global Logistics (Albany)

Monroe Community College Bookstore

Monroe Country Historical Society

Monroe County Dept of Public Health

Monroe County District Attorney's Office

Monroe County Family Court

Monroe County Library and RMSC

Mt. Hope Family Center

MWI Inc.

Nazareth College Arts Center

Nazareth College Athletics

Nazareth College Controller's Office

Nazareth College Development Office

Nazareth College Health Education

Nazareth College Institutional Research

Nazareth College Partners for Learning

Nazareth College Student Activities

Nazareth College Student Development

Nazareth College Veteran's Affairs

Nazareth Information Technology Services


Nic Marinaccio - Sound Engineer

Nietopski Sports

Northwestern Mutual Financial Network


Office of the Attorney General

OhmCo Recording and Sound


PICS Telecom

Pines Christian Care Center (South Africa)

Principal Financial Group

Priority Thinking


Redbooth Recording Studio

Rochester Americans

Rochester Business Journal

Rochester Chinese School

Rochester Contemporary Art Center (RoCo)

Rochester Knighthawks

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Rochester Psychiatric Center

Rochester Razorsharks

Rochester Refugee Resettlement Center

Rochester Rhinos and Rattlers

Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Royal Caribbean (FL)

Salmin, Celona, Wehrle & Flaherty, LLP CPA

School #29/Boys & Girls Club

School #8/YMCA

School 29

Seward House (Auburn, NY)

Sixteen Ton Branding & Design

Skaneateles High School Athletic Director

Springut Group

St. John Fisher Irish Studies Program

St. John's Home

St. Paul's Church

State Farm - Team Tasker

Strong Hospital

Student Activities

Sutherland Group

Syracuse University Information Technology Dept.

The Center for American Progress

The Lovin' Cup

The Strong (Museum of Play)

Theatre 101

Tommy Brunett Band

U.S. Attorney General's Office

Underberg & Kessler

Unfiltered, LLC

Unity Hospital

University of Rochester IT

UR Rare Book Room

Valicenti Advisory Service

Villa of Hope

Water Street Music Hall

Wayne County Sheriff's Office

WBLI/WBAB Radio Station, Long Island


Wease Show

Wright Beverage Distributing

WSYR-TV News (Channel 9), Syracuse


Young Women's College Prep