Welcome to Alfred University’s College of Business, where you will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and succeed in the modern business world and to achieve the highest level of success in your professional career. We are committed to graduating the business innovators, creators and leaders of tomorrow. With a 98% placement rate, AACSB accreditation, an average class size of 15, four majors and nine minors, plus a 4+1 MBA program, Alfred University’s College of Business is proud to be recognized as a top-ranked college by Princeton Review. You’ll learn in an entrepreneurial, innovative and creative environment working closely with experienced faculty who get to know you while providing personalized guidance and support. You can study abroad, do internships, consult with local companies and network with professionals. Let’s find solutions. Alfred University.

College of Business

An investment in your future

We take creative, adventurous students and give them the tools to succeed, whether they are pursuing their bachelor's or MBA degree. Our graduates are sought after candidates by regional, national, and international companies. We help shape future business leaders.


Master of Business Administration

With the College of Business's 4+1 MBA program, you'll be set to graduate from Alfred University with your Bachelor's AND Master's in Business Administration in five years.

More than Just Lectures

We have over 50 student led organizations with six leading chapters representing the College of Business. You can participate and take on a leadership role from day one.


Impressive Student-to-Faculty Ratio

Class sizes averaging 15. A student-to-faculty ratio of 18-to-one. Here, your professors, all with the highest level of degree in their field, become your educators AND your mentors.

Program Major Minor Degree Additional Info
Accounting Available Available BS
Arts Management Unavailable Available
Business Administration Available Available BS
Economics Unavailable Available
Equine Business Management Unavailable Available
Family Business and Entrepreneurship Unavailable Available
Finance Available Available BS
Health Planning & Management Available Available BS
International Business Unavailable Available
Leadership Unavailable Available
Marketing Available Available BS
Sports Management Unavailable Available

BA - Bachelor of Arts BS - Bachelor of Science BFA - Bachelor of Fine Arts

* Corning Community College degree completion program

Program Masters Doctorate Certificate Additional Info
Accounting MBA MBA Unavailable Unavailable
Business Administration MBA Unavailable Unavailable
Health Planning & Management MBA MBA Unavailable Unavailable

MA - Master of Arts MS - Master of Science MS Ed - Master of Science in Education MBA - Master of Business Administration MFA - Master of Fine Arts MPA - Master of Public Administration

PhD- Doctorate of Philosophy PsyD- Doctorate of Psychology

CAS- Certificate of Advanced Study

* Corning Community College degree completion program

** CITE / New York City Low Residency Program


AACSB Accredited

Synonymous with excellence in business education, Alfred University's College of Business is accredited by the prestigious Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Fewer than 5% of business schools and colleges world-wide have met the rigorous standards for this notable achievement.

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Industry Connections

Alfred University's College of Business curriculum is designed to prepare you for a business world that is dynamic, fast-paced, complex, and global. Our size will give you the opportunity to lead and gain invaluable experience through internships and to connect with our alumni.

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Study Abroad

Our College of Business prepares you to succeed with international business courses and unique, faculty-led study abroad programs. In a world where business spans national boundaries, leaders who understand global industries and cultures achieve the greatest gains.

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Mission Statement

The College of Business advances Alfred University's mission and goals in providing intellectual leadership through teaching, research...

Mission Statement

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College of Business Profile

With a 98% placement rate, an average class size of 15 students, four majors and nine minors, PLUS a 4+1 MBA program, the College of...

University Profile

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Study Tours

Study tours have become very popular at Alfred University providing students with a unique, credit bearing opportunity. College of...

Study Tours

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Business Executive Advisory Council

The Business Executive Advisory Council (BEAC) supports the College of Business in achieving its vision and continuously improving...

Business Executive Advisory Council

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William T. Tredennick Professorship in Entrepreneurial Study