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

  • Gary Sheffer ’82 Adds Value to GE's Voice

    GE Vice President of Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Gary Sheffer '82 spoke during the School of Business Lecture Series about how Siena's Franciscan values allow him to add value and vision to one of the world's most recognizable corporations. Read More

  • Marketing Students Attend Harvard Business Conference

    Last Saturday, nine executive board members from Siena’s Marketing Association attended the Intercollegiate Business Convention sponsored by the Harvard Undergraduate Women in Business. Read More

  • Senior Honored at Economics Conference

    Julie Sullivan ’15 became the first Siena student to win the best student paper award at the New York State Economics Association Conference. 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

Julie St. Louis

Julie St. Louis

Class of 2016

Marketing Major

Glenville, N.Y.

Didn’t want to go to college so close to home, but a visit to campus changed her mind. “The people I met made a one-hundred percent difference in my decision.”

The Siena Difference

#11 Saints graduate. 74% of Siena students graduate after four years, which is more than twice the rate of our public school competitors.