Established in 1870, Canisius College is a private, non-profit institution, based in Buffalo, New York. The college is one of the 28 Catholic and Jesuit colleges in the nation. It is a comprehensive institution offering UG, PG, and professional programsto the students from 44 states and 28 countries.
Canisius College has 7 academic institutions on its campus, offering 150+ programs through its three schools. It is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), the Middle States Association Commission on Higher Education, and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
|Type Of University||Private, Non-profit|
|Faculty Members||182 (full-time only)|
|Percentage Of International Students||28%|
|No. of Programs||UG: 147|
|Basic Tuition Fees||14,000 – 28,000 USD|
Canisius College has an array of courses to offer at different degree levels. Presently, the college offers 147 UG level major, minor, and special programs. At the PG level, the students can choose from 35 masters and certificate programs. The majority of the PG level programs are available in the online mode.
All the programs at Canisius College are taught through its three schools: College of Arts & Science, School of Education & Human Service, and Richard J. Wehle School of Business.
The college has only one campus which is located in the Hamlin Park district in North-Central Buffalo. The campus comprises of 16 academic and administrative buildings, 3 athletic complexes and residence halls.
Canisius College provides accommodation facilities to its students in the form of residence halls. Currently, the college has 5 residence halls that are equipped with all the amenities. The living arrangements are categorized as Freshman Residence Hall, Upperclassman Housing, Themed Housing, Graduate Student Housing.
The application process for UG and PG admission at Canisiusis similar. Applicants are required to complete the online application form and submit the supporting documents along with it.
|Test Name||Minimum Score|
The cost of attendance varies for different undergraduate students. The table below provides information for the same.
|Expenses||Commuter (in USD)||Resident (in USD)||Off-campus (in USD)|
|Books & Supplies||1,000||1,000||1,000|
|Total Cost (Before Aid)||34,128||43,454||39,928|
The tuition cost for the graduate students are mentioned in the following table:
|Tuition||Cost (in USD)|
|School of Education & Human Services, College of Arts & Sciences, Wehle School of Business||14,760|
|Office of Professional Studies (Applied Nutrition, Community & School Health, Health & Human Performance, Respiratory Care)||11,160|
|One Year MBA Program Tuition (Fall Start)||$40,700|
Canisius College provides several scholarships, grants, and loans awarding different amounts to aid a student’s study. International students at Canisius are eligible for a scholarship and the amount awarded is based on their previous academic achievement. The college does award full-tuition scholarships. Some of the scholarships are:
Students can also consider acquiring a private education loan. One must be sure of the interest rates, fees, and features it provides. The student/parent must carefully review the lender’s interest rates, borrower benefits, repayment terms, etc.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$27,000 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Canisius College Enrollment||4436|
|Average Graduation Rate||61.9%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$27,000 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$24,600 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,000 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,218 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,500 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$8,000 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$1,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$1,500 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$1,500 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary