Professional Edge

Well-prepared. Well-positioned.

A Canisius education isn’t the means to an end, but the start of a lifelong journey of success and purpose. For some students, that journey involves moving on to top-ranked graduate programs. For others, it means launching a professional career right out of school. Regardless of what you end up majoring in, you’ll be able to move forward with confidence—thanks to exceptional academic preparation, expert guidance, real-world learning experiences and professional opportunities in a dynamic city.

A City of OpportunityStudent

A thriving midsized city situated on an international border, Buffalo is home to a variety of entrepreneurial startups, global corporations and not-for-profit organizations. Canisius maintains strong partnerships within the Western New York professional community, providing access to meaningful internships and promising job opportunities. We’ve also formed educational partnerships with area schools so our teacher education programs remain among the best in the region.

The Right Supportsupport

To help students prepare for life after college, the Griff Center for Student Success provides a full suite of career services, such as career coaching, resume writing, mock interviews and on-campus recruitment. Additionally, Canisius is fortunate to have an active network of alumni who are always ready to help.

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Alexis Book: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Alexis lived and worked in Pittsburgh thanks to a Canisius fellowship.

Lee Locklear: Buffalo Sabres

As an intern with the NHL Buffalo Sabres, Lee played an integral role during live broadcasts on game day.