Siena Hall

Room 301

PH: (518) 783‑2321

FX: (518) 786‑5040


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

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

  • Economics of Crime: Immersing Students in the Criminal Justice System of the Capital Region

    Ashley Provencher, Ph.D., assistant professor of economics, is teaching her students the ins and outs of the criminal justice system in the Capital Region Read More

  • Todd Weintraub '90: "Humility: The Missing Ingredient to Success"

    Todd Weintraub ’90 returned to Siena to conduct his business lecture, “Humility: The Missing Ingredient to Success,” on Wednesday, December 2. As an experienced board of directors member and former Chief Financial Officer of Macquarie Infrastructure Company, Weintraub was able to parlay knowledge of many facets of the business world to the future business men and women in attendance Read More

  • Siena Senior Secures Second Place at the National Sales Challenge

    Four senior marketing majors, including second place winner Erin Grogan, participated in the 9th Annual Russ Berrie Institute National Sales Challenge at William Paterson University, N.J., from November 18 to 20. Read More

School of Business Events

  • Feb 8 School of Business Lecture Series Program: J. David Mahoney Read More

  • Feb 11 Tax Return Preparation for Qualified Employees Read More

  • Mar 7 School of Business Lecture Series 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

Siena Profile

Dave Mucha

Class of 2014

Economics Major

Queensbury, N.Y.

"Since my arrival to campus I've grown a lot and learned how to manage my time effectively, stay organized and developed a work ethic all thanks to the Economics Department," says Dave.

The Siena Difference

#805 1n 1941, Siena awarded 75 bachelor’s degrees. In 2013, 805 bachelor’s and 50 master’s degrees were conferred.