Contact Information

  • Siena College 
    School of Business
    515 Loudon Road
    Loudonville, New York  12211-1462
    Fax: (518)786-5040
    Phone: (518)783-2321

International Studies, Foreign Languages and Business Certificate

This certificate program, open to all students, responds to the need for understanding the international and interdependent dimensions of business in the modern world. It also provides preparation for careers in international business and for graduate programs in areas with an international focus.

The goals of this program are: to aid students in their understanding of the international and interdependent character of the contemporary world; to enable to students to deepen their awareness of the international dimensions of American business; to prepare students for careers in international business within the context of a liberal, humanistic, and ethical tradition.

Admission to the program requires permission of the director. Students interested in the program are advised to meet with the director by the first semester of their sophomore year.

To be eligible for the certificate, students must complete the requirements of their major field, and maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.75. Specific requirements for the certificate are as follows: students will be expected to spend a year or a semester abroad and/or participate in an international internship.

They must also complete the following course requirements:


For questions concerning the International Studies, Foreign Languages, and Business Certificate Program please contact:

Dr. Carolyn Malloy
Professor of Modern Languages 
Kiernan Hall 208
Siena College
Loudonville, NY 12211-1462