Canisius College Nutrition Program Named as One of Best for 2019

February 14, 2019


BUFFALO, NY – recently recognized Canisius College for having one of the best online master’s degree programs in nutrition. Canisius College was among the top 41 colleges and universities on this list.

The master’s in applied nutrition program at Canisius has two specialty tracks (obesity and eating disorders, and fitness and sports nutrition). Both are offered in a fully online format that prepares students to evaluate nutritional programs, conduct and comprehend research, and apply current research to practice.

In order for colleges and universities to qualify for the ranking, they must be a public or private not-for-profit. Qualifying schools were ranked on curriculum quality, program flexibility, affordability and graduate outcomes. Data for the rankings was compiled from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). is an unbiased research website aimed at helping students identify their options for the best graduate programs. Through the pursuit of higher education and user-friendly guides and hundreds of program rankings, enables students to make educated decisions about earning a master’s degree online.

One of 28 Jesuit colleges in the nation, Canisius College is the premier private college in Western New York.