University of Rochester | 252 Elmwood Ave. Rochester, NY 14642
Established in 1850, Rochester’s leading institution of high learning is the University of Rochester with its major campus on Wilson Boulevard and it world-renowned Eastman School of Music located in the Cultural District.
The Medical Center is one of the finest anywhere and includes Strong Memorial Hospital and the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing
Reflecting Rochester’s demand for scientists and engineers, there are outstanding colleges for science and engineering, including the Institute of Optics that further enhances the city’s title: The World’s Image Center. Also important to the industries the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration.
Rochester Institute of Technology | 1 Lomb Memorial Dr. Rochester, NY 14623
More than 15,000 students attend RIT. It's one of the largest universities in the area as well as the oldest, dating back to 1829. RIT’s educations offerings are much broader than its name implies; there are colleges of liberal arts, science and applied science, business, continuing education, engineering, and imaging arts and science. In fields such as electronic imaging, computer science, photography and printing. The School for American Craftsmen has produced internationally distinguished artists, include Wendell Castle, who works locally in wood and Albert Paley, who’s principal material at his Rochester studio is iron.
SUNY Brockport | 350 New Campus Dr. Brockport, NY 14420
Brockport is an important campus of the SUNY educational system, located 16 miles West of Rochester with an extension from the Brockport facility with more than 30 undergraduate majors and advanced degrees offered in many disciplines. Teaching certificates can be obtained in 16 areas.
St. John Fisher College | 3690 East Ave. Rochester, NY 14618
Nazareth College | 4245 East Ave. Rochester, NY 14618
Monroe Community College | 1000 E. Henrietta Rd. Rochester, NY 14623
Roberts Wesleyan College | 2301 Westside Dr. Rochester, NY 14624
Colgate Rochester Divinity School | 1100 S. Goodman St. Rochester, NY 14620
Empire State College | 680 Westfall Rd. Rochester, NY 14620
Bryant and Stratton Business Institute | 1225 Jefferson Rd. Rochester, NY 14623 & 854 Long Pond Rd. Rochester, NY 14612