Academics

Canisius has been preparing students for purposeful careers and lives for almost 150 years. We do it through exceptional teaching, extraordinary opportunities for hands–on learning, and through a supportive community that is invested in you and your goals.

Our Programs

Undergraduates choose from 147 majors, minors and special programs to create a path that is uniquely suited to their interests and career goals. Graduate students can select from 35 outstanding master’s and certificate programs, including an array of degrees offered fully online. 

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Our Schools

Highly accredited and recognized for excellence in teaching, curriculum, and outcomes, each of our three schools offers a premiere academic experience.  Regardless of your program, you’ll find experienced faculty who are committed to providing a challenging yet supportive environment to help you reach your goals. 

 

Academic Highlights

Real-world education is fundamental to the Canisius experience. Beginning freshman year, you’ll expand your mind and perspective through a variety of hands-on, transformative experiences including research programs, global travel, internships and much more.