Why Choose Nazareth's School of Business and Leadership?


SBL Leadership Fellows Program

Freshmen and incoming freshmen: Apply and join a multi-year cohort program to develop leadership skills and gain a competitive advantage when job seeking. Companies increasingly seek people with leadership skills in addition to technical competence.


Global Study Opportunities

Study abroad and potentially do an internship overseas through Nazareth's many partnerships, including in Asia (Korea, Japan, and China) and Eastern/Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, and — expected in 2020 — Romania).


Alumni Network

Nazareth's extensive connections to alumni and other business leaders who are actively engaged with the College provide you with opportunities to network and build connections that may lead to internships and full-time employment.


Develop finance expertise

Wealth management: Major in finance, minor in financial planning. You'll be ready to obtain Certified Financial Planning (CFP) certification after graduation.

Executive education: Certificate program prepares professionals for the Certified Financial Planner™ exam.

Golden Flyer Investment Fund Club: Gain experience in investment management and analysis, and learn about capital markets as you manage an investment fund.


Diverse marketing concentrations

Major in marketing and specialize in sales, marketing communications, or digital marketing analytics.


Experiential and Action Learning

Integrate theory and practice in undergraduate and graduate programs.

Strong Alumni

Extensive connections to actively engaged alumni and other business leaders provide opportunities to network that can lead to internships and full-time employment.

See outcomes for Nazareth's latest undergraduate class.

Daniel Jacon

Daniel Jacob '18

Hired by "Big Four" Accounting Firm DeLoitte

"Naz definitely provided me the opportunity to grow and discover myself. I have had so many great experiences." He had a job offer three months before graduating.

Hannah Brackley

Hannah Brackley '15

Research assistant, Manning & Napier investment firm

"What sticks out most about my Nazareth experience is the coaching and mentoring from my professors and the internships I did each summer, starting my freshman year."

Matt Ziegler

Matt Ziegler '20

Marketing Internship for TasteNY in Albany

"You really need to be prepared to expect the unexpected, and I think Nazareth has helped me with that. I learned a tremendous amount at my internship at TasteNY." A Naz SPARK Grant made it possible.

Executive Education and Certificate Programs

Women's Leadership Workshop Series


For effective, successful, and fulfilling leadership, a new Saturday morning series of workshops offered this spring. Sign up for one workshop or enroll in the complete series. Special rates for non-profit sector employees. Learn more >

Ken Rhee

Dean Kenneth S. Rhee

Are you ready for a business environment full of disruptions, uncertainties, and turbulence?

Welcome to the renamed School of Business and Leadership at Nazareth College. I'm delighted to be the dean of such an innovative and growth-minded business school. Our graduates are embarking on their careers in a business environment full of disruptions, uncertainties, and turbulence. The emergence of artificial intelligence is going to revolutionize how business is conducted and reshape the future of our work. To prepare our students effectively for such an environment, the School of Business and Leadership has undertaken a mission to develop transformational leaders who can continue to adapt and innovate amid the challenging business environment.

Read more from Kenneth Rhee

Faculty and Staff

Learn more about our faculty and contact us with questions.

Advisory Groups 

See alumni benefits and the advisory boards for our grad programs, plus resources for connecting with other business professionals.


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College of Distinction

Nazareth is among a select group of top colleges and universities across the country hand-picked to earn a 2021-2022 Top Business Colleges of Distinction for its business degrees that are multidisciplinary in nature with practical experiences for students to engage the wider world of business.