Canisius College

#1627 / #478
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#377
Most Desirable School

University in New York, United States

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About Canisius College

According to Wikipedia, Canisius College is a private Jesuit college in Buffalo, New York. It was founded in 1870 by Jesuits from Germany and is named after St. Peter Canisius. Canisius offers more than 100 undergraduate majors and minors, and around 34 master's and certificate programs.

Canisius College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,453 76% 69% 1150 24

How Much Does Canisius College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$30,910
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $10,750
30K - 48K $13,445
48K - 75K $16,754
75K - 110K $24,447
110K+ $25,330

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Canisius College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Canisius College, then you can expect to earn an average of $51,100 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Canisius College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,853 2,155 698

Where is Canisius College?

Canisius College is located at 2001 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14208-1098

How Safe is Canisius College?

Buffalo has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Canisius College Known For?

Canisius College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Canisius College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Canisius College's Most Influential Alumni?

Canisius College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Law, and Sociology. Here are some of Canisius College's most famous alumni:

Michael Scheuer
An American counterterrorism analyst.
John Rowe
An American physician.
Donald Pinkel
Donald Pinkel
An American physician.
Elaine Sciolino
An American writer.
James Demske
An American Jesuit priest, academic, academic administrator and, expert on existentialism.
Anne Burrell
Anne Burrell
An American chef.
William M. Skretny
A United States federal judge.
Dennis Strigl
An American businessman.
James Johnston Navagh
An American Roman Catholic bishop.
Joseph Woelfel
An American sociologist.
Salvatore R. Martoche
An American judge.
Todd McDermott
An American journalist.