Canisius College is a private college established in 1870 in New York, United states by the members of Society of Jesus (Jesuits) from Germany and is named after St. Peter Canisius. Canisius offers 145 undergraduate majors and minors and around 35 master’s and certificate programs. The president of Canisius College is John J. Hurley. The total academic staffs of Canisius College are 459, out of which 210 are full time staff and 249 are working part-time. The college is accredited by the Middle States Association Commission on Higher Education, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NC the college caters strongly to the biological and health science fields and holds close relationships with both the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine ATE), and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).