School of Business Academic Departments

University at Albany School of Business academic programs are organized around five dynamic academic departments.

Accounting and Law

The Department of Accounting and Law prepares undergraduate accounting and graduate accounting students to begin or continue careers in public accounting. Our dedicated faculty actively pursue research in the field and bring a wealth of experience as practitioners into the classroom.


Undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in the fundamentals of valuation models, financial statement analysis capital leveraging and management and a host of other topics of interest on Wall Street and throughout corporate America can study with well-respected faculty at the University at Albany School of Business.

Information Security and Digital Forensics

The Information Security and Digital Forensics Department is focused on the emerging areas of digital forensics and cyber security.

The ISDF department offers three programs:

Information Systems and Business Analytics

ISBA prepares students for a broad range of information systems careers in businesses, by providing a strong foundation in business intelligence and data mining to reflect the growing trend where business analytics needs drive the demand for information systems applications.


The management department is a multi-disciplinary department comprised of four critical areas of business: business strategy, entrepreneurship, human resources, and management.


Students with an interest careers in advertising, product development, channel relations can look to the School of Business Marketing Department to provide them with a firm foundation in the field.

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Find out more about our School of Business faculty and their individual research interests, or take a look at the undergraduate and graduate opportunities available to you.