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Liberal Arts Schools in Rochester, New York

There are 11 schools conveniently located near Rochester, NY offering liberal arts programs. 1,682 students graduated with degrees from Rochester liberal arts schools in 2010. 1,594 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 61 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

1,602 students graduate from programs in this city in liberal arts, on average, each year. This accounts for 7% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of New York graduate. Out of those, five students graduated with liberal arts certificates, 1,594 with an associate's level degree, 61 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 22 with a master's level degree.

11 liberal arts schools are located in Rochester. And of these, while seven schools are private, four schools are public. Private liberal arts school tuition varies from $24,010 to $41,710, while public liberal arts school tuitions are $6,176.

Average tuition for liberal arts programs is $29,224. While the highest tuition for liberal arts programs, which is $41,710 every year, is at the Hobart William Smith Colleges, the lowest tuition in Rochester, which is $6,176 per year, is at SUNY College at Brockport.

Rochester schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing liberal arts.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Rochester, New York

1,602 students graduate from programs in this city in liberal arts, on average, each year. This accounts for 7% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of New York graduate. Out of those, five students graduated with liberal arts certificates, 1,594 with an associate's level degree, 61 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 22 with a master's level degree.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Rochester, New York

  • Certificate 2006: 9
  • Certificate 2007: 4
  • Certificate 2008: 2
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 5
  • Associate 2006: 1676
  • Associate 2007: 1634
  • Associate 2008: 1435
  • Associate 2009: 1669
  • Associate 2010: 1594
  • Bachelor 2006: 61
  • Bachelor 2007: 56
  • Bachelor 2008: 44
  • Bachelor 2009: 49
  • Bachelor 2010: 61
  • Master 2006: 43
  • Master 2007: 36
  • Master 2008: 42
  • Master 2009: 35
  • Master 2010: 22

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Rochester, New York

Rochester schools offer a total of 20 programs in liberal arts. Of these programs, 40% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Rochester, New York

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 3

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55910
  • 25th Percentile: 71840
  • Median: 93680
  • 75th Percentile: 141030
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41650
  • 25th Percentile: 55330
  • Median: 81800
  • 75th Percentile: 153930
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40130
  • 25th Percentile: 56440
  • Median: 75890
  • 75th Percentile: 106230
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73580
  • Median Salary 2007: 77195
  • Median Salary 2008: 80250
  • Median Salary 2009: 92520
  • Median Salary 2010: 93680
  • Total Employed 2006: 125
  • Total Employed 2007: 125
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63360
  • Median Salary 2007: 63740
  • Median Salary 2008: 66250
  • Median Salary 2009: 78220
  • Median Salary 2010: 81800
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60480
  • Median Salary 2007: 62710
  • Median Salary 2008: 64530
  • Median Salary 2009: 71920
  • Median Salary 2010: 75890
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 210
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Rochester vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

Rochester vs New York Liberal Arts Employment

  • Employed in Rochester: 4.146% (330)

Liberal Arts Schools in Rochester, New York

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1. The Rochester Institute of Technology

1 Lomb Memorial Dr
Rochester, NY 14623-5603
(585) 475-2411

The Rochester Institute of Technology, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Rochester, NY. This university offers four liberal arts programs. Of those, RIT offers one certificate in liberal arts to students, two liberal arts degrees at the associate's level, and one bachelor's level liberal arts degree. It is a 4-year research institution and it is one out of eight Rochester institutions offering liberal arts.

2. Monroe Community College

1000 E Henrietta Rd
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 292-2000

Monroe Community College is 4.2 miles from the center of Rochester. This college offers two liberal arts programs. It offers two associate's level liberal arts degrees to students. It is the only community college in Rochester.

3. Roberts Wesleyan College

2301 Westside Dr
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 594-6000

Roberts Wesleyan College offers two liberal arts programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level liberal arts degrees by it. This school is 9.7 miles from the heart of downtown Rochester. 1,835 students pursue degrees in 71 Roberts programs, overall.

4. The University of Rochester

203 Wallis Hall
Rochester, NY 14627-0011
(585) 275-8063

The University of Rochester offers two programs in liberal arts. More specifically, Rochester offers one liberal arts degree at the bachelor's level to students and one master's level degree in liberal arts. This mid-sized university is 2.4 miles from the center of Rochester. This university is a 4-year research institution and it is one out of six institutions in Rochester, NY offering liberal arts.

5. Nazareth College

4245 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14618-3790
(585) 389-2525

Nazareth College is 6.1 miles from the heart of downtown Rochester and it offers one liberal arts program. 3,257 students pursue degrees in 71 programs at this school, overall.

6. Saint John Fisher College

3690 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14618-3597
(585) 385-8000

Saint John Fisher College offers one liberal arts program and it is near the center of Rochester. It is the only liberal arts college in Rochester.