Siena Hall

Room 301

PH: (518) 783‑2321

FX: (518) 786‑5040


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

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

  • Stephanie Dolan '85: From Siena to Wall Street

    Stephanie Dolan '85 returned to Siena on September 28 to share her tips to success with a packed auditorium of students. Dolan’s presentation, “Siena to Wall Street: Lessons Learned Along the Way,”was part of the annual School of Business Lecture Series.
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  • CURCA Summer Scholars Showcase Research and Shine at Symposium

    One hundred and seventeen Siena students from the school of business, liberal arts, and science had the opportunity to share their summer research to the academic community on Friday, September 25 at the Fourth Annual CURCA Summer Research Symposium. Read More

  • Students and Faculty Participate in Torrit Grey Painting Competition

    Assistant Professor of Creative Arts, Scott Foster, M.F.A, faculty and students gathered in Foy Hall on Friday September 18 to create monochromatic paintings for the nationwide Torrit Grey Painting Competition. 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

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

#58 SIena place 6th in Federal Reserve Challenge in 2013.