NAZARETH COLLEGE OF ROCHESTER - [NAZ], ROCHESTER, NEW YORK - ADMISSION

Rochester, New YorkLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1924Established Year
  2987Enrollment

Nazareth College of Rochester Admission 2020-2021, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

Nazareth College was founded in 1924. With 60 majors and 70 minor programs, the university currently has around 2300 UG and 700 PG students. Applications are invited for the fall semester.

  • The college accepts SAT and ACT scores. (Compulsory for Nursing programs and optional for others)
  • Applicants can apply online for UG courses through Common Application Portal
  • The online application includes submitting a sample of writing of preferably two pages which is mandatory.
  • The college provides more stress on submission of high school records of a student rather than standardized tests such as SAT and ACT scores.

Highlights Table

Admission Requirements for International StudentsCommon Application Portal
Application fee( non-refundable)Free
Undergraduate Acceptance Rate64%
Graduate Acceptance Rate 50%
TOEFL Code2511
Mode of PaymentOnline Payments/ On campus
Academic calendarSummer/ Fall/Winter/Spring
Intake seasonsFall/ Spring
Work ExperienceRequired for Masters in Business Administration
Financial AidGrants, Loans and Part-time employment

Nazareth College of Rochester Deadlines

Admission application deadlines are different for national and international applicants. The deadlines for international UG applicants are mentioned below:

SemesterDeadline
FallApril 1
SpringSeptember 1

Nazareth College of Rochester International Student Admission

At Nazareth College of Rochester, international students from over 20 countries are currently enrolled. The admission requirements for international applicants are slightly different from domestic. The additional documentation and processes that are to be fulfilled by international applicants are briefed in the sections below:

Admission Requirements for International Students

  • All official college/university transcripts and all secondary school transcripts, financial statement
    • Copies should be sent to the given address or mailed at sgibson2@naz.edu. Nazareth College Admissions House, 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618 USA.
    • Credential evaluation service verified by NACES for academic records sent.
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Aan International Credential Evaluation Service certified by NACES.
  • Proof of English certification is required preferably TOEFL, IELTS or TOEFL-iBT.
  • 1-3 letters of recommendation from teachers or advisors in English
  • A filled in from of Nazareth Declaration of Financial form and bank statements showing sufficient funds to carry on studies at Nazareth and also for issuing I-20 for Visa purpose.

English Proficiency Test Score for International Students

International applicants can submit the TOEFL or IELTS for proof of English Proficiency. The minimum score requirements for admissions are mentioned below:

TestScore
TOEFL (iBT)79
IELTS6.5

Visa Process for International Students

  • The college will email the Certificate of Eligibility for a Student Visa (Form I-20 A/B). Once received, all the details should be checked carefully.
  • Completed non-immigration visa application form (DS-156) with passport size photo.
  • A valid passport.
  • Receipt of visa application fee.
  • Evidence of SEVIS fee payment (I-901 receipt).

Nazareth College of Rochester Undergraduate Admissions

Nazareth College of Rochester offers 60 undergraduate major courses. The admission process and requirements for a freshman applicant are mentioned below:

Where to Apply: Online Undergraduate Application portal.

Application Fee: Free

Admission Requirements: Applicants must provide the following documents at the time of admission:

  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4 point scale.
  • 1-3 recommendation letters from teachers or advisors in the English language.
  • Nazareth's declaration of Finances forms to certify that the student has enough funds to continue education at the college and for issuing I-20 for Visa.
  • Proof of English Proficiency Levels in form of TOEFL, TOEFL-iBT or IELTS.
  • SAT and ACT scores (optional).
  • Departmental requirements: Audition and Portfolios are required for fine arts courses.

Nazareth College of Rochester Graduate Admissions

Nazareth College of Rochester offers around 5 graduate programs broadly namely Music and Arts, Business and Leadership, Education, Health and Human Services and Humanities & Social sciences. There is no application fee and the ELP requirements for international applicants are same as the UG programs. Some of the popular programs and the requirements are mentioned below:

CourseApplication PortalApplication DeadlineAcademic Requirements
Art educationOnline Graduate Application PortalFall: April 1
Spring: October 1
GPA of at least 3.0, GRE,
MAT or edTPA, ELP
Higher Education Student Affairs Administration (HESAA)Online Graduate Application PortalApril 1 GPA of at least 3.0, Interview 
Speech-Language PathologyThrough CSDCAS Application Portal Fall: Feb 1, 2020GRE scores, proof of teacher certification
Human Resource ManagementOnline Graduate Application PortalFall: Aug 15,
Spring: Dec 15,
Summer: May 1
Interview by the program director
Higher Education Student Affairs - AdministrationOnline Graduate Application PortalFall: April 1Interview by the program director

Supporting Documents: LOR, Resume, and Professional Statement. 

A complete review of applications is made by considering the high school scores, indulgence in co-curricular activities, LOR, and personal statements. Standardized test scores are scrutinized for graduate admissions. The admission decisions for international applicants are reviewed on a rolling basis.

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