Siena Hall

Room 301

PH: (518) 783‑2321

FX: (518) 786‑5040


OFFICE HOURS:

Academic Year: 8:30am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday

Summer: 8:00am - 4:15pm Monday - Thursday
8:00am - Noon Friday

School of Business

Business

Our School of Business offers undergraduate business degree programs in accounting, economics, finance, management, and marketing, as well as a graduate program in accounting. Siena’s School of Business is accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). This prestigious accreditation means that our faculty meets very high standards in teaching and research.

When you study business at Siena, you’ll learn in small classes with direct access to your professors. You’ll get hands-on experience in our state-of-the-art Hickey Financial Technology Center, Raub Trading Room, and Alonge Accounting Lab. You’ll conduct and present undergraduate research, publish papers, and attend national conferences. You’ll take internships, and you’ll participate in projects that support local nonprofit organizations. 

At Siena, you’ll learn to lead in business and in life.

  • Hickey Financial Technology Center
    Hickey Financial Technology Center
  • Marketing Research Lab
    Marketing Research Lab
  • Academic Poster Presentation
    Academic Poster Presentation
  • Accounting Students Assist Community Members Filing Taxes
    Accounting Students Assist Community Members Filing Taxes
  • Travel Courses Are Gaining in Popularity and Offerings
    Travel Courses Are Gaining in Popularity and Offerings


School of Business News

  • Albany Named a Best City for Young Professionals

    Citizen Bank has named Albany, N.Y. one of Five Best Cities for Young Professionals in the Northeast. The Albany area was featured for its affordability, parks and recreation, as well as local festivals and entertainment venues. Read More

  • Three Students Earn Gilman Scholarship

    Nakia Marion ’16, Nelson Rivera ’16, and Steven Haywood ’17 have been selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships for study abroad. Read More

  • Dr. Raj Devasagayam Named Director of CURCA

    Siena College has appointed Dr. Raj Devasagayam, Ph.D. as the Director of the Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity. Devasagayam will lead faculty and students in this signature program, which supports research and scholarship opportunities for students across all disciplines. Read More

Dean

Chuck Seifert

Charles F. Seifert

Dean, School of Business

301D Siena Hall

(518) 782‑6501


Chuck Seifert is dean for the School of Business at Siena College a professor of Management. He holds a BA in Economics from the University at Buffalo, a MBA in Finance from Sage Graduate School, and a Ph.D. in Organizational Studies from…read more

Siena Profile

Melissa McLaughlin

Class of 2013

Accounting Major

South Glens Falls, N.Y.


“During freshman orientation, everyone was very friendly, and I got to know people the first night. I knew at that point that I was in the right place.”

The Siena Difference

#568 Chad Bingo ’15 created the Gotta Go Button for dogs to let their owners know they need to go to the bathroom. This was one of the first products to hit the market through the Stack Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.