B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    B+
  3. Diversity
    B
  4. Campus
    B+
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    B
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    B
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    C
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    A-
Nazareth College is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Empire Eight
Address
4245 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14618
Website

Nazareth College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
76%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
ACT Range
Application Fee
$45
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
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Test Scores and GPA for Nazareth College

Cost

Net Price
$27,169/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $19,658/ year
  • $30-48k
    $20,352/ year
  • $49-75k
    $26,912/ year
  • $76-110k
    $29,193/ year
  • $110k+
    $30,873/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
94%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.48 responses
87%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.47 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.47 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,974Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
33%
Varsity Athletes
16%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 39 responses
Report
  • Caucasian
    46%
  • Diverse
    31%
  • Upper class
    10%
  • Egotistical, white, and female
    8%
  • Actively working toward gaining more diversity.
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
90%
Poll
91%
of students say they don't have Greek life.55 responses
Poll
51%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.78 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 35 responses
Report
  • Care about students' success
    34%
  • Community
    29%
  • Open-minded
    29%
  • Hard work and togetherness take you anywhere
    3%
  • Only focused on Nursing and PT programs
    3%
  • Prissy
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,900/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
73%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.37 responses
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Nazareth College Reviews

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Being a second-year student I can tell you that Nazareth College is an amazing and ideal institution, especially for the "homebody" type of individual.The environment around campus is also quite small so, this ensures safety. While all at the same time the city of Rochester gives you a big city atmosphere feel, but you can still find your way around, finding many activists to do. Academics here are are one of the greatest in NYS. Consisting of a small student to teacher ratio, allowing students to achieve the best possible and personal attention in a classroom setting. Also, the athletics here are competitive and fun! However, if your one who doesn't want to feel like they're stuck in high school... Meaning you dint always want to see the same faces and know everyone in every class, i'd say this isn't the school for you.
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Nazareth has become a home away from home for me! I had a difficult academic semester but fared well ending with a 3.7; the hard work and class atttendance paid off. I enjoy the commnuity feeling of the campus and the surrounding areas of Rochester are welcoming to the students. I also have found that I enjoy the fact that the school offers variety and diversity. I beleive that the school is dedicated to their students' "wholeness, health, and overall well being". It is not ALL about your academic success but your overall growth along with personal maturity and life preparation. The advisors are truly dedicated to insuring you are on the right path and advise instead of tell.
I am thoroughly enjoying my studies, campus life, community programs and clubs, as well as the on campus activities.
I am grateful to be part of the Nazareth family.
I love the small class sizes and friendly faces around campus. Everyone is so friendly and it becomes super easy to make friends when you seye them every other day. The food service is good and very attentive to what students want. They send out surveys which will enter you for prizes which is really cool. There are many different activities to get you involved around campus. My favorite activities are the Grocery Bingo(playing bingo to get free groceries) and our amazing tickets for shows and concerts around the Rochester Area($5, if you can out run everyone for a ticket). I have made so many memories and amazing friends while attending these events and others. Nazareth was the perfect pick for me! :)