If you have any questions or need help with the application process, please contact Chester Brearey, Director at (518) 783-4257 or advancedcertificates@siena.edu


Admission for this competitive program is conducted on a rolling basis. Acceptance is based on a variety of factors which can include undergraduate academic performance, prior work experience, recommendation letters and personal statement. Completion of a bachelor's degree and at least one college level statistics course is required.

In order for your application to be considered complete, you must submit:
  • Completed application form
  • A one page Personal Statement describing your history and interest in the field of information systems and business analytics
  • Current resume, including employment history, certificates or licenses held, volunteer/extracurricular activities, leadership positions and honors/awards
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities from which you have earned credit (not required for Siena College transcripts)
  • Two letters of recommendation (upon request from program director)
  • $50.00 application fee Payable online
            (waived for Siena College alumni)

Send official transcripts to:

Siena College
Admissions Office-Advanced Certificate in D&A
515 Loudon Road
Loudonville, NY 12211

Please note: This application cannot be saved and revisited. It must be completed in one session.

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Applicant Information

Current Address (if different then permanent address)

Permanent Address


An affirmative response to the above questions will not automatically prevent enrollment, but you may be asked to provide additional information. This information will be reviewed to ensure safety. Any falsification or omission of data may result in a denial of enrollment and/or dismissal.



List in reverse chronological order all schools attended. Include professional, graduate school and all colleges.



Personal Statement & Resume

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