Cazenovia College Facts

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Founded: 1824
Location: Cazenovia, New York (Madison County)
Village of Cazenovia Population: 2,835 (U.S. Census 2010)

Average Class Size: 15
Student-Faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Faculty: 129 (57 full–time, 72 part-time)

Alumni: 11,300 (living/active)

Terms: 2 semesters (fall, spring); summer and winter sessions

Student Body
  • Approximately 1,000 degree seeking students...more than 800 living on campus.
  • Minority student population: 28%
  • States represented: 26
  • More than 90% of students receive some form of financial aid.
  • Both need-based and academic scholarships are available.
  • Academic Achievement Awards recognize leadership and academics.


Majors/Programs of Study: Biology, Business, Communication Studies, Criminal Justice and Homeland Security Studies, English, Environmental Biology, Fashion Design, Human Services: Alcohol/Substance Abuse, Human Services: Children and Youth, Human Services: Counseling/Mental Health, Human Services: Generalist, Inclusive Adolescence Education: Biology 7-12, Inclusive Adolescence Education: English 7-12, Inclusive Adolescence Education: Social Studies 7-12, Inclusive Early Childhood Education, Inclusive Elementary Education, Interior Design, International Studies, Liberal Studies, Management: Accounting, Management: Business Management, Management: Equine Business Management, Management: Fashion Merchandising, Management: Health Care Management, Management: Sport Management, Psychology, Social Science, Studio Art, Studio Art: Photography, Visual Communications, Visual Communications: Advertising Design, Visual Communications: Graphic Design, Visual Communications: Illustration/Animation, Visual Communications: Web/Interactive Design

Baccalaureate Degrees Offered:
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Professional Studies
Cazenovia College also offers associate degrees in arts, applied sciences, and science through the Center for Career and Extended Learning.
Divisions:  Art and Design;  Business and Management;  Humanities and Natural Sciences; Social and Behavioral Sciences

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NCAA Division III member

Conference: North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC)

Intercollegiate Teams: Baseball, Basketball (M,W), Cross Country (M,W), Equestrian Riding, Lacrosse (M,W), Soccer (M,W), Softball, Swimming & Diving (M,W), Women's Volleyball

Intramural Programs: Dodge Ball, Flag Football, Floor Hockey, 3-on-3 Basketball, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball

Club Sports: Cheerleading, Crew (Co-ed), Men’s and Women’s Golf, Men’s and Women’s Tennis, and Men’s Volleyball

Colors: Blue and Gold

Nickname: Wildcats