College of Arts and Sciences

Elizabeth (Beth) A. Gill, Dean;
Debra Instone, Associate Dean and Director of Assessment;
Barbara J. Porter, Associate Dean / Study Abroad, International Students and English as a Second Language

Mission Statement

The College of Arts & Sciences at Canisius provides an excellent liberal arts and sciences education by truly engaging students in the classroom, laboratory, studio, and broader community. As an integral part of a Catholic, Jesuit university the College of Arts & Sciences seeks to educate the whole person in preparation for service and leadership in a global society.

Academic Programs

The College of Arts & Sciences offers graduate programs leading to master of science degrees in

The College of Arts & Sciences also offers 38 different undergraduate majors and a variety of undergraduate minors.  A complete list of undergraduate majors and undergraduate minors are available in the undergraduate catalog.