Canisius College

Buffalo, NY

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A private institution founded in 1870, Canisius College resides on 36 urban acres in Buffalo, New York. Rooted in the Jesuit Roman Catholic Tradition, the school offers more than 125 majors, minors, and special programs. The Canisius College Golden Griffins varsity sports teams compete in the NCAA Division I Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.

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Quick Facts


2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208-1098
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1870

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
rolling application deadline
80.2% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
N/A Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$34,690 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


Specialties

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School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: Yes
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: Http://www.canisius.edu/admissions/transfer/articulation-agreements/ecc/

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Special education and teaching, general, Zoology/animal biology, other, Environmental science, Music performance, general, Human resources management/personnel administration, general, Chemistry teacher education, Speech communication and rhetoric, Criminology, Bible/biblical studies, English/language arts teacher education, Theatre/theatre arts management, Physics teacher education, Christian studies, Educational/instructional technology, Criminal justice/law enforcement administration, Irish studies, Education/teaching of individuals with specific learning disabilities, Teaching english as a second or foreign language/esl language instructor, Cell/cellular and molecular biology, Environmental studies, Business teacher education, Religion/religious studies, Psychology, general, Computational science, General studies, Industrial and organizational psychology, Operations research, Latin language and literature, Psychology, other, Business/managerial economics, Women's studies, Forensic psychology, Art history, criticism and conservation, Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics, other, Nutrition sciences, Community health and preventive medicine, Educational leadership and administration, general, European studies/civilization, International business/trade/commerce, Insurance, Mathematics and statistics, Community health services/liaison/counseling, Journalism, Chemistry, general, Writing, general, Montessori teacher education, Physics, general, Fine/studio arts, general, Elementary education and teaching, Secondary education and teaching, Accounting and related services, other, Music, general, Management sciences and quantitative methods, other, Ancient/classical greek language and literature, Economics, general, Mental health counseling/counselor, Respiratory care therapy/therapist, Anthropology, Education/teaching of individuals in early childhood special education programs, Communication and media studies, Digital communication and media/multimedia, Marketing/marketing management, general, Educational, instructional, and curriculum supervision, Finance, general, French language and literature, English language and literature, general, Education, general, Biology teacher education, Biology/biological sciences, general, Science teacher education/general science teacher education, History, general, Urban studies/affairs, Physical education teaching and coaching, Clinical laboratory science/medical technology/technologist, Athletic training/trainer, Pre-engineering, Bioinformatics, Communication and media studies, other, Educational administration and supervision, other, Accounting, Counselor education/school counseling and guidance services, Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial studies, Sport and fitness administration/management, Business administration and management, general, Reading teacher education, French language teacher education, Gerontology, Biochemistry, Accounting and business/management, Mathematics, general, Creative writing, Social studies teacher education, Animal behavior and ethology, Sociology, Latin american studies, Teacher education, multiple levels, Political science and government, general, Education/teaching of individuals in elementary special education programs, Health and physical education/fitness, general, Social sciences, general, International relations and affairs, Telecommunications technology/technician, Liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, Mathematics teacher education, Education/teaching of individuals with hearing impairments including deafness, Human resources management and services, other, Business/commerce, general, Special education and teaching, other, Health and wellness, general, German language and literature, German language teacher education, Education/teaching of the gifted and talented, Spanish language and literature, Financial forensics and fraud investigation, Zoology/animal biology, Bilingual and multilingual education, Taxation, Sports studies, General literature, Cognitive science, Philosophy, Neuroscience, Computer science, Management information systems, general

Minors Offered

Zoology/animal biology, other, Counseling psychology, Human resources management/personnel administration, general, Criminology, Bible/biblical studies, Christian studies, Ethics, Irish studies, Cell/cellular and molecular biology, Computer and information sciences, other, Religion/religious studies, Theatre/theater, Psychology, general, Philosophy, other, Environmental biology, Sales, distribution, and marketing operations, general, Computer and information sciences, general, Psychology, other, Business/managerial economics, Women's studies, Forensic psychology, Art history, criticism and conservation, European studies/civilization, International business/trade/commerce, Mathematics and statistics, Chemistry, general, Physics, general, Music, general, Management sciences and quantitative methods, other, Economics, general, Legal studies, general, Anthropology, Health services/allied health/health sciences, general, Religion/religious studies, other, French language and literature, English language and literature, general, Environmental psychology, Purchasing, procurement/acquisitions and contracts management, Biology/biological sciences, general, History, general, Music, other, Bioinformatics, Classics and classical languages, literatures, and linguistics, other, Family and community services, Business administration and management, general, Mathematics, general, Creative writing, Animal behavior and ethology, Sociology, Latin american studies, Clinical, counseling and applied psychology, other, Dance, general, International relations and affairs, Social sciences, other, Writing, Business/commerce, general, German language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Zoology/animal biology, Philosophy and religious studies, other, General literature, Philosophy, Neuroscience, Computer science, Management information systems, general

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 2,868
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 2,700
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 36

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, model un, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, swimming
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, lacrosse, crew (lightweight), soccer, softball, swimming, sync swimming, volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 2 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 5 5 4
Motor vehicle theft 2 1 0
Arson 1 0 2
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 2 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 1 0
Burglary 3 5 2
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 2
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter
Negligent manslaughter
Sex offenses - Forcible
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)
Robbery
Aggravated assault
Burglary
Motor vehicle theft
Arson
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 2
Drug law violations 5 6 6
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 1
Drug law violations 3 0 1
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession
Drug law violations
Liquor law violations

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.