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 Student Studies Unemployment

    The “Great Recession” officially ended five years ago, in the summer of 2009. But those studying the labor market know that it is not improving the way it should be. CURCA Summer Scholar Melissa Fichera ’15 has been working with Assistant Professor of Economics Aaron Pacitti Ph.D. to analyze the data behind our nation’s slow recovery and has learned that it means bad news for unemployed workers. Read More

  • Siena on Prestigious "Best Colleges" List

    Siena College is one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. Read More

  • Class of 2014 Leaves Its Mark On Sien

    Photos and videos of Siena's 74th Commencement ceremony. Read More


Chuck Seifert

Charles F. Seifert

Professor of Management

301E 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

Neil Frei

Neil Frei

Class of 2013

Accounting Major

Wappingers Falls, N.Y.

As a student in the Master of Science in Accounting Program, he’ll graduate with both bachelor and master’s degrees from an AACSB-accredited school. “I wanted a school with an excellent accounting program and Siena was the perfect fit.”

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.