Where Are You Going ? We hope your answer is "to the AACSB-accredited business school at SUNY Oneonta." The School of Economics and Business traces its beginning to 1970 as an Economics Department that began to offer a business program. Three academic majors are offered: Business Economics, Professional Accounting, and Economics. The Professional Accounting major is a 150-hour program registered with the New York State Education Department as meeting CPA curriculum requirements. Today the School houses two academic departments: the Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting and the Department of Management, Marketing and Information Systems.
The School of Economics and Business is recognized for the excellence of its undergraduate business, accounting, and economics programs among those offered by public and private four-year comprehensive colleges in New York State and the region. Many of the most successful alumni of SUNY Oneonta graduated with a major from the School of Business and Economics. From corporate executives to accounting practitioners to economic forecasters to not-for-profit managers to academicians and even an astronaut (Ronald Garan), they attest to the caliber of their academic preparation and provide a conduit to current students for internships and career placement.
Get to where you want to go by choosing programs designed for students to acquire the general knowledge that will prepare them for positions in the fields of business, economics, or accounting, or for graduate study. Become part of the learning environment of small classes, accessible faculty, teamwork, and simulations in technology-enhanced classrooms. The School faculty is highly qualified and ready to apply its blend of academic credentials and professional background to a transformational college experience. Get started by perusing this website or contacting the School of Economics and Business.
- SEB Teaching and Research Committee Review MMI Policies
Mon, 12 May 2014
The Teaching and Research Committee in the School of Economics and Business reviewed new and revised policies approved by the faculty in the Department of Management, Marketing and Information Systems. The new and revised policies concern quality of research and external review for the research program of a faculty member who requests continuing appointment and/or [...]
- Eight SEB Students Awarded the College’s “Best & Brightest” Distinction
Thu, 08 May 2014
A reception was held on Tuesday, April 27th in the Hunt Union Ballroom to recognize the winners of this spring’s Best & Brightest Awards. Eight students from the School of Economics and Business were recognized: Angelica Aldana (Business Economics) Michael Coleman (Economics) Mariel Doyle (Economics and Mathematics) Sarah Longto (Business Economics) Daniel Lounsbury (Professional Accounting) [...]
- OnMark Students Place in Top 10 at Conference
Fri, 02 May 2014
SUNY Oneonta’s chapter for the American Marketing Association (AMA), OnMark, recently traveled to New Orleans, Louisiana for the AMA’s 36th Annual International Collegiate Conference. The conference, held April 10th-12th, was filled with valuable information for members of the club with majors such as fashion merchandising, communications, business economics, economics, music industry, and more. OnMark moved [...]
- BGS Induction Ceremony Takes Place
Fri, 02 May 2014
Only the best business students in the world, and the professionals who earned the distinction of “the Best in Business” during their academic careers, can claim membership in Beta Gamma Sigma. This year’s Beta Gamma Sigma inductees from SUNY Oneonta have certainly earned that title. The SUNY Oneonta Chapter inducted the twenty-four students and one [...]
- SAC Participates in Relay for Life
Mon, 21 Apr 2014
On March 7, 2014, the SEB’s Student Advisory Council members participated in Relay for Life, a community based fundraising event by the American Cancer Society. The SEB team exceeded their goal and raised $540 towards the cause!