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Business Department granted candidacy for accreditation Fri, Sep 8th, 2017

Programs within the department that are eligible for accreditation include the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), financial planning (BBA), sport management (BBA), technology management (BBA), the Associate of Science (AS) in business administration sport management (AS), the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in accounting and marketing (AAS).


Alfred State’s Adam Wilkins receives TD Ameritrade scholarship Tue, Aug 8th, 2017

Adam Wilkins with his dad in front of Nasdaq podium, Times Square can be seen thru the window in backgroundWilkins traveled to New York City, where he participated in a tour of the Financial District given by TD Ameritrade. Wilkins and his fellow winners were able to visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square and help ring the closing bell on July 18. 


Alfred State honors 45-year employee Tue, Jun 13th, 2017

James GrilloSUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor James Grillo, Business Department, was honored recently for 45 years of service. 


Students devising marketing plan for Hornell businesses Wed, Mar 15th, 2017

Alfred State students meet with a Hornell business owner.Susan Gorman, an adjunct instructor in Alfred State’s Business Department, noted that this initiative is part of an applied learning project her strategic marketing class is undertaking.


Student proves it’s never too late to succeed in college Wed, Mar 8th, 2017

Man poses next to HVAC equipmentAs he looked through the brochures he was holding, Anthony Harvey liked what he was seeing: information about a college of technology that offered more than 70 hands-on majors and paths to a brighter future.


Sport management students learn from the pros Fri, Mar 3rd, 2017

Group gathers for pictureAlfred State sport management students recently attended the inaugural Niagara University Sport, Recreation, & Tourism Summit.


Employers rate Alfred State business grads a wise investment Mon, Nov 14th, 2016

Alanna ConciardoThe college’s reputation for producing job-ready candidates continues to spread, and many employers are finding graduates from the Business Department eager and ready to contribute to their teams. 


Business students receive expert advice on retirement planning Tue, Nov 1st, 2016

students at the Rochester Financial Planning Association’s eventIt’s never too early to start planning for retirement, as proven by a group of Alfred State business students who recently traveled to Rochester to learn about best practices, mistakes to avoid, and more.


FPA Conference a valuable experience for students Tue, Sep 27th, 2016

students who attended the Financial Planning Association’s Annual Conference The students had access to more than 30 trainings on financial planning topics and were able to interact with hundreds of financial planners and financial companies from across the nation. They were also able to have formal and informal interviews with many different companies.


Leadership minor available this fall Mon, Jul 25th, 2016

The minor is intended to expose students to existing courses and experiential credits (internship or practicum experiences) at Alfred State that focus on and/or include leadership topics. These students will be introduced to the Social Change Model of Leadership and mentorship opportunities.


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