The School of Business

The School of Business is recognized for producing graduates exhibiting professional confidence who will excel in the best practices of business. We prepare graduates to assume responsible leadership positions in professional employment, to enter and succeed in graduate schools and to develop lifelong habits of learning.


The School of Business is located in South Hall. In 2013-14, the School enrolled approximately 265 Accounting majors, 420 Business Administration majors and 145 Economics majors.


Upcoming Events

PD Event: Business Panel Discussion
  • Monday, April 20
  • Newton 201
  • 7:00 PM
  • Sponsored by the Society for Opportunities in Business
9th Annual G.R.E.A.T. Day
  • Tuesday, April 21

Entrepreneurship at Geneseo


Ideas - Analysis - Action



Geneseo Teams Rock the NYS Business Plan Competition, Finger Lakes Regional

Six out of nine teams representing Geneseo have been named finalists in the NYS Business Plan Competition.  TrainSmart, SecondStride, TerraPellets, Obiex, VisoWorld and Ashley Parrington Co. will be heading to Albany on April 24th for the state-wide competition.  The teams began preparation for this competition as part of the Idea2Venture class taught by Dr. Judy Albers, VanArsdale Chair in Entrepreneurship. 

The semi-final round of competition took place on April 8th.  There were 12 potential wins and Geneseo took 6 of them!  Four other schools were also competing including University of Rochester, RIT, Hobart College and St. John Fisher.  University of Rochester took 2 of the 12 wins, RIT took 2 and Hobart had 2. 

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