Nazareth College


Rochester NY, USA

Nazareth College was founded in 1924 and is a co-educational, independent college located on 150 scenic acres near Rochester, NY with around 2,800 students. Nazareth has a strong commitment to experience-based learning and civic engagement.

Semester dates

  • ACU Semester 1: mid January to early May
  • ACU Semester 2: late August to mid December


ACU students can take subjects from the disciplines of:nazareth college

  • Art and Design
  • Business and Management
  • Education
  • Health and Human Services
  • Music
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Sciences and Math
  • Languages and International
  • Theatre and Performance

A full-time student load is 12-16 credits which is equivalent to a full-time ACU semester load (40cps).

Past students have taken the following units:

Nazareth College UnitsEquivalent units at ACU
PSY343Abnormal Psychology3 creditsPSYC212Abnormal Psychology10cps
PSY337Psychology of Learning3 creditsPSYC205Learning and Perception10cps
MKT327Marketing Research3 creditsMKTG200Marketing Research10cps
MKT363Marketing Communication3 creditsMKTG202Marketing Communications10cps
* Please note that this list is to be used as a guide only. It is not exhaustive and some units will not be offered in every semester. The list of credit equivalencies does not guarantee approval for similar units in future intakes. Study plans will be formally assessed and approved by your Course Coordinator during the application process.


Exchange students are required to live on campus and are placed in shared rooms in Medaille, Lourdes, Kearney or O'Connor Residences (see housing link on this page for more details).