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Canisius College

Buffalo, NY, USA
3.66 Average Rating

Founded in 1870 by members of the Society of Jesus, Canisius College is a private institution located in Buffalo, New York. The school is known for its health science and biological fields. Admissions are rated as “selective.” Biology, psychology, and journalism are among the most popular fields of study.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
86%
Out of State Students
11%
0
100
78%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1078
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Total Number of Students
3,734
Total Number of Undergrads
2,595
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
57%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
68%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$19,376
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$36,454
Out-of-State Tuition
$36,454
0
100
85%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$26,003
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
48%
52%
Student Organizations
124
Size of Town
City: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$49,900
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What Students Are Saying

3.66 Average Rating
canisius is a fun place to be, there is a loving atmosphere. the campus is absolutely beautiful! go griffs!
Monique from Syracuse, NY
Canisius is a small Jesuit school. It's in an urban area so you'll get the city experience. All of my professors have been nice and helpful.
Donnette from Buffalo, NY

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