Dean's Welcome

The University at Albany School of Business is a leader in business education, evidenced by our dual accreditation in business and accounting from AACSB, a distinction shared by fewer than 2% of world's 16,000 business schools and only three universities in New York State. The school has been named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education and a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research by the National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. 

Our Students

The UAlbany School of Business attracts the best and brightest. Our selective requirements attract highly motivated, hardworking, committed students.

We teach a broad range of programming to a broad range of students. The School of Business offers 15 undergraduate programs and 15 graduate options. One in four UAlbany students are served by the School of Business through majors, minors and electives.

Our students experience a rigorous program that enables them to be competitive in the marketplace, with excellent placement. According to a survey conducted by the University at Albany Office of Institutional Research, Planning and Effectiveness, 95% of School of Business graduates are employed within five months of graduation.

Our Faculty

Enthusiastic young faculty emerging as experts in their respective fields join with our world-renowned faculty to teach and engage students in research. The School of Business is home to three research centers: the Center for Institutional Investment Management; the Center for Advancement and Understanding of Social Enterprise; and the Center for Forensics, Analytics, Complexity, Energy, Transportation and Security. Faculty have received more than $10 million in grants and funded research, the highest among all business schools in the U.S.

Our Alumni

A large and dedicated group of School of Business alumni share their “time, talent and treasure” with the school. Our alumni offer mentoring, internship and job placement assistance to our students. They serve on advisory boards and contribute financially to the School of Business and the university. In 2018, 95 students received 61 endowed scholarships, each funded through the generosity of alumni and friends of the School of Business.

Our Facility

The Massry Center for Business is a beautiful and impressive, student-focused, state-of-the-art, Leed Gold certified building with technologically advanced classrooms, a trading room, career and advising services, advanced computing labs, research centers, meeting rooms for the entrepreneurial Blackstone Launchpad, and the open and interactive environment of the Standish Living Room.

Our Future

We continue to engage effectively with alumni and the business and academic communities, building on the strong foundation we have created.

Welcome to the University at Albany School of Business. As our mission states, the University at Albany School of Business is in the business of developing technologically sophisticated, ethical, globally-oriented leaders. We look forward to seeing you join in the success of the School of Business.

Nilanjan Sen
(518) 956-8311