19
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Canisius College / Department of Communication Studies is located in Buffalo, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Communication and leadership

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (recommended)
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

18
Applied
13
Accepted
5
Enrolled
72%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th Not reported Yes
Spring deadline April 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE (recommended)
Master's Degree Requirements BA, minimum GPA of 3.0, official transcript of all college work, 2 letters of recommendation

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 30
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
68%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
31%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.26%
Black or African American 10.53%
White or Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 15.79%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (68%)

Faculty

4
Total faculty
Full-time (1)
Part-time (3)
Male (1)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Conflict and communication, health and communication, leadership
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY  14208-1098
United States
Contact Dr. Rosanne L. Hartman
Graduate Program Director/Professor, Communication and Leadership
Email: hartmanr@canisius.edu
Phone: 716-888-2589
Fax: 716-888-3118