Allied Health Graduate Programs

A master’s degree from Canisius College provides the training, skills and practical experiences to further your career in a variety of Allied Health fields. Our 100% online programs are designed for working professionals. Terms begin every eight weeks, so you can start when it’s convenient and progress at your own pace. You can even earn your MS in as little as 13 months. Plus, you’ll receive expert instruction and support from a faculty of experienced health professionals and accomplished researchers.

Applied Nutrition

Our MS in Applied Nutrition is designed for registered dieticians and other health or fitness professionals looking to pursue a career in dietetic research or nutritional consulting. Choose from two distinct tracks: Obesity and Eating Disorders or Sport and Fitness Nutrition.

Community and School Health

The MS in Community and School Health is designed for school nurses, social workers, counselors, psychologists and other healthcare professionals. The program prepares you to pursue administrative roles in health policy development at the local, state or national level.

Health and Human Performance

This program is ideal if your goal is to pursue a career in cardiac rehabilitation, health promotion or fitness. The program is offered in an online/on-campus hybrid format that blends online learning and hands-on instruction using state-of-the-art equipment. Choose from three tracks: Cardiac Rehab, Strength & Conditioning or Health Promotion.

Respiratory Care

One of only three online degree programs of its kind in the country, our MS in Respiratory Care is designed for Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRTs) who want to further their careers in management, education or research.  Two specialty areas are available: Respiratory Therapeutics and Respiratory Care Education.