At Canisius College, our personalized approach can help you identify the right academic program, map a degree schedule that fits your needs, and hone your career networking skills. As a graduate student at Canisius, you’ll have access to:
• Career assessments—By utilizing tools such as the Strong Interest Inventory and the Clifton StrengthsFinder, we can help match your interests with the best career path for you.
• Career support—The Griff Center for Student Success at Canisius provides professional document review, interview preparation, and access to thousands of employers through our online career portal, Handshake.
• Alumni network—With more than 50,000 active alumni, you’ll have access to a professional networkthat can help you launch your career. Graduate students take part in networking events and receivefree access to Canisius Connect, our online student-alumni engagement portal.
• Professional development—The College’s Center for Professional Development offers workshops, seminars, and certification programs to help you develop your résumé and enhance your skills.
The Canisius College Richard J. Wehle School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), a recognition that less than 5% of the world’s business schools have attained.
Our Education programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), and our Counseling programs are accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
Buffalo: A city of opportunity
The Buffalo–Niagara Falls Region—home to 1.5 million residents—is the state’s second-largest major metropolitan area, exceeded only by New York City. Buffalo is home to leaders in health care, sports, technology, nonprofits, and corporate professions, which provide many hands-on training and employment opportunities for Canisius students.
The Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus—located within a mile of the College’s campus—is a center of innovation and economic development with its world-class health care organizations, clinical research institutes, and burgeoning biomedical and technology companies.
Canisius is located in the historic Hamlin Park district, a conveniently located residential neighborhood in north-central Buffalo. Our prime location provides the ideal backdrop for your graduate school experience. The College is within walking distance of Delaware Park, the city’s most popular green space; a short bike ride or drive to the Elmwood Village, a bustling cultural district; and just a 10-minute train ride to historic Allentown or Buffalo’s stunning redeveloped downtown waterfront area.
Canisius’s campus is within driving distance of exciting international destinations such as Niagara Falls and Toronto, Canada. The College is also with-in a day’s drive or an hour-long flight to most major cities in the Northeast.
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The graduate student experience at Canisius is built around you—starting with the admission process. You’ll be matched with a personal graduate admission counselor who specializes in your area of interest so you can get the relevant information you need and the one-on-one attention you deserve.
Canisius College Graduate Admissions
Lyons Hall 120
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208-1098