Nazareth College

Curriculum Focus: Health Professions (PT/OT) Social Sciences

Application Deadline: November 01, 2014

Nazareth College, founded in 1924, is a coeducational, independent located on 150 scenic acres near Rochester, N.Y.  The College challenges students to rise to their potential with a liberal arts and sciences foundation, professional programs, experiential learning, and an innovative cirriculum that addresses the current and emerging needs of the world - ranging from economics to physical therapy to enviromental science and sustainability.  With more than 40 undergraduate, graduate, and continuing programs, a vibrant arts center and a variety of athletics, clubs, and organizations, Nazareth prepares students to be successful professionals and engaged citizens.

The mission of Nazareth College is to provide a learning community that educates students in the liberal arts, sciences, visual and performing arts, and professional fields, fostering commitment to a life informed by intellectual, ethical, spiritual, and aesthetic values; to develop skills necessary for the pursuit of meaningful careers; and to inspire dedication to the ideal of service to their communities. Nazareth seeks students who want to make a difference in their own world and the world around them, and encourages them to develop the understanding, commitment, and confidence to lead fully informed and actively engaged lives.

Nazareth College is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. Nazareth is featured in The Best 378 Colleges: 2014 Edition. Nazareth students said, "Nazareth is a close community of students and faculty working together to pursue positive educational experiences," and "Class sizes are small, which helps students to get the attention [they] need." In addition, Nazareth is "a place that inspires students to reflect on the role of independence and interdependence.”

Nazareth College

4245 East Avenue

Rochester, New York, 14618


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Phone: 585-389-2513
Fax: 585-389-2514
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"The primary objective of The Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) is to help provide a broad range of services to the student, who because of academic and economic circumstances, would otherwise be unable to attend college, yet has the potential and desire to obtain a college degree. HEOP is sponsored jointly by the State Education Department and the College."

"HEOP is funded jointly by the University and the New York State Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program and programming activities are supported, in part, by a grant from the New York State Education Department."