Canisius College

Canisius College is the premier private university in Western New York, one of 28 Jesuit, Catholic colleges in the nation, and is consistently ranked among the top regional colleges in the Northeast. Founded in 1870 by German Jesuits, Canisius College is named for St. Peter Canisius, a renowned Dutch educator and one of the original members of the Society of Jesus. What began in a single building in downtown Buffalo now consists of 56 buildings located on 72 acres in a residential neighborhood in North-Central Buffalo.

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Areas of Study

Area, ethnic, cultural, and gender studies
Area Studies
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies, Other
Biological and biomedical sciences
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
Biology, General
Biomathematics and Bioinformatics
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology
Environmental Studies
Zoology/Animal Biology
Business, management, marketing, and related support services
Accounting and Related Services
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
Finance and Financial Management Services
General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations
International Business
Management Information Systems and Services
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
Specialized Sales, Merchandising, and Marketing Operations
Sports Management
Communication, journalism, and related programs
Communication and Media Studies
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication
Computer and information sciences and support services
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer Programming
Computer Science
Information Science/Studies
Web Development
Adolescence Education 7-12
Childhood Education 1-6
Childhood Education/Special Education 1-6
Early Childhood Education/Special Education Birth-2
Education, General
Education, Other
Educational Administration and Supervision
Special Education and Teaching
Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language
Engineering Physics
Engineering, General
English language and literature/letters
American Literature (United States and Canadian)
Creative Writing
English Language and Literature, General
English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Health professions and related clinical sciences
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions
Athletic Training
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs
Medical Clinical Sciences/Graduate Medical Studies
Medicine (MD)
Optometry (OD)
Osteopathic Medicine/Osteopathy (DO)
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration
Podiatric Medicine/Podiatry (DPM)
Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Legal professions and studies
Liberal arts and sciences, general studies, and humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies, and Humanities
Mathematics and statistics
Multi/interdisciplinary studies
Accounting and Computer Science
Classical and Ancient Studies
Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
International/Global Studies
Natural Sciences
Nutrition Sciences
Natural resources and conservation
Natural Resources Conservation and Research
Parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies
Health and Physical Education/Fitness
Philosophy and religious studies
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Physical sciences
Physical Sciences
Physical Sciences, Other
Counseling Psychology
Developmental and Child Psychology
Psychology, General
Psychology, Other
School Psychology
Security and protective services
Criminal Justice and Corrections
Social sciences
International Relations and Affairs
Political Science and Government
Religious Studies
Social Sciences, General
Social Sciences, Other
Urban Studies/Affairs
Visual and performing arts
Digital Media and Animation
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft
Film/Video and Photographic Arts
Fine and Studio Art