School of Business

Accredited by AACSB since 2002, the School of Business offers a range of undergraduate programs, several interdisciplinary programs, an MBA and combined five-year BS/MBA and BS/masters of programs to approximately 1,650 undergraduate students and 200 graduate students. Housed in renovated Rich Hall, our classes provide practical skills and project-based learning to complement theory, with a strong and successful alumni network that can help you during and after your college years. Graduate students have the option of taking classes online or at the Metro Center in downtown Syracuse.


With our growing enrollments, we work to expand international experiences, to reach out to part-time graduate students, and to be more fully engaged in regional economic development. Graduates of Oswego's business programs are highly successful with careers ranging from the corporate sector to non-profit/government agencies to entrepreneurial enterprises.

A talented and experienced team of faculty and administrative staff helps shape and guide an outstanding experience for our students. The Center for Accounting Research and Education, as well as the Human Resource Management Center are among the special features of our school. Learn more about the School of Business.

If you're new to campus or the business programs, check out our laptop recommendation (pdf, 213MB).

News: 

  • Submissions for the 2nd Annual Shanghai Normal University - SUNY Oswego International Business Student Research Forum are due February 23, 2015. See the Call for Papers for more details. The conference will be held April 13 & 14, 2015 at SUNY Oswego!
  • MBA 511 students, led by Dr. Kefallonitis, took on a real world project for their Fall 2014 class! Students were asked to create marketing proposals for the Town of Marcellus. They met with town leaders early in the semester to get an understanding of what they were looking for and in the final week of the semester they made their formal presentations to town leadership. The Town was very impressed with the results and indicated to the class that their ideas would be rolled out to the town residents in 2015!
  • The Affordable Colleges Foundation has ranked SUNY Oswego #12 on its 2014 list of the cheapest online colleges. The Foundation based their rankings on criteria such as undergraduate cost-per-credit, regional accreditation, 6-year graduation rate, and academic/career counseling services. The School of Business offers several undergraduate courses and two full graduate programs (MBA and MBA in Health Services Administration) online.
  • Students interested in learning about Sustainability Marketing Strategies can apply for MBA590/MKT465 and travel to San Jose, Cosa Rica for eight days in January 2015, prior to the start of the regular semester coursework. For more information please contact Dr. Kefallonitis (e.kefallonitis@oswego.edu).
  • U.S. News & World Report has ranked SUNY Oswego #14 on the 2014 list of Best Online Graduate Business Programs, based on factors such as level of accreditation, reputation for excellence among peer institutions, and academic and career support services offered to students.
  • The School of Business made the Princeton Review's Best Business Schools list of the nation's outstanding MBA-granting schools for the 11th consecutive year. 
  • Discover what's new in the School of Business by reading the current newsletter in our Newsletter Archive

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Best Colleges US News & World Report 2014

Princeton 2014