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 Business at Alfred University is proud to be recognized as a top-ranked college by Princeton Review and our AACSB accreditation.

Class size: Classes average 15 students

Student to faculty ratio: 18:1

246 students are enrolled in the School of Business
35% female
65% male

20% Accounting
50% Business Administration
13% Finance
17% Marketing

Bachelor of Science

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Finance
  • Marketing
Nine minors:
  • Accounting
  • Arts Management
  • Economics
  • Equine Business Management
  • Family Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Sports Management

Master of Business Administration

Accreditation & Distinctions:
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International
Ranked in The Best 296 Business Schools by the Princeton Review

Career Placement Upon Graduation:
98% are employed full-time or entered in graduate school after six months of graduation

Innovative Programs:

  • Marketing + Art - Marketing majors are required to take a course in Graphic Design
  • 4+1 - Obtain your MBA in five years.
  • Accounting MBA - Continue your Accounting studies in the MBA program to obtain the credits you need to sit for the New York State CPA exam.
  • Cutting-edge classes such as Creativity & Innovative Thinking; Ethics & Corporate Governance; Business Sustainability and Negotiations & Persuasion.

There are 12 faculty members in the College of Business. All our faculty have the highest degree in their field along with real-world business experience.

Student Organizations:

  • Five business-related student organizations
  • Six national/international honor societies
  • One local honor society for business students

Learn more about our honor societies


Our graduates find jobs at many different companies including:
Corning, Inc.
Honeywell Aerospace
Bonadio Group
Exelis, Inc.
General Electric
Mass Mutual
Ameriprise Financial
Allstate Insurance
JP Morgan Chase