Siena Hall

Room 301

PH: (518) 783‑2321

FX: (518) 786‑5040


8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

School of 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

  • Siena Alumnus to Lead USA Team at World’s Fair

    Secretary of State John Kerry has named Siena alumnus and trustee Doug Hickey ’77 commissioner general for the United States’ exhibit at next year’s world’s fair. Read More

  • Tricia Carney '94: High Success in the World of Luxury Brands

    Tricia Carney ’94 is experiencing a high level of success at a company known for high fashion and luxury.The director of tax for the parent company of some famous, international brands, including Louis Vitton, Christian Dior and Sephora, Carney returned to campus to share with students her tips to business success. Read More

  • Coughlin Named New Siena College President

    The Siena College board of trustees has announced that Br. F. Edward Coughlin, O.F.M., Ph.D. has been appointed the eleventh president of Siena College, effective immediately. Read More


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

Student Profile

Melissa McLaughlin

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

#415 The Bjorklund Fund, a student-run investment portfolio with real money, has doubled in size in during the past six years.