Nazareth College is a private college situated in Pittsford, New York. The college was founded in 1924. It imparts liberal arts education. The college is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York. It has also acquired some program specific accreditation’s.
Art (Studio) – for development of skills in various art forms
Biochemistry- for understanding chemical processes in living organisms
Communication and Rhetoric- for enhancement of communication skills success in various fields
Economics – for developing skills to find out ways to manage with the scarce resources
German- for knowledge of German language through literature
Information Technology- for making career in one of the most rapidly expanding industry
Legal Studies- Preparing law professionals with all required skills
Music – for those who have flair for writing
Music Education- Preparing educators and trainers of music
Occupational Therapy- for pursuit of career in expanding field of occupational therapy
Political Science- for study of power and justice of the country
Religious Studies – for understanding of various religions
Spanish- for knowledge of Spanish language and culture
Women’s and Gender Studies- program entailing interdisciplinary courses on gender, women and sexualities
Besides above programs the college also conducts some other programs like Bilingual Education Extension, Honors Program, Teaching Students with Severe or Multiple Disabilities Annotation, Coordinator of Work-Based Learning Extension and Gifted Education Extension.
The college has paid good attention to recreation of the students. Students can select any of the clubs and organization from a number of options including Amnesty International, Art History Club, Creative Minds Club, French Club, Habitat For Humanity, International Club, Math Club, Music Therapy Club, Nursing Club, Physical Therapy Club, Psychology Club, Rotaract Club, Ski And Snowboard Club, Theatre League, Women And Gender Studies Club etc.
The college also takes good care of health of students through various health services. These services include check up for routine illness, treatment for minor injuries, Tuberculosis test, pregnancy tests etc. It also suggests outside referrals if necessary. And when comes to mental health, the college offers very efficient counseling sessions. These sessions are kept quite confidential so that students can be benefitted from them unhesitatingly.