The Business Administration A.S. program, designed to be a transfer program toward a bachelor's degree, will set you on a path toward an advanced degree in a number of business-related four-year programs.

Students who complete this program receive a solid two-year foundation in the field of business and, in many cases, can transfer with junior status to a four-year college or university. Students transfer into programs such as business, finance, marketing, accounting, economics and management.

This program is offered by the Business and Criminal Justice Department.

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Career and Transfer Opportunities

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The majority of program graduates continue their education at four-year colleges, including the University at Albany and Siena College.
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Program graduates have also found immediate employment. Employers include: MetLife; NYS Department of Labor; NYS Department of Taxation & Finance; Prudential; Research Foundation at SUNY; Ronald McDonald House and more.
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Salaries vary based on position and degree attainment. Many management-level positions require a bachelor's degree or higher. Here are median salaries taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (as of 2017): Bank Loan Officer, $57,250; Insurance Sales Agent, $74,650; Securities, Commodities and Financial Services Sales Agents, $60,620.

Get in Touch

Department or program information:

Ricky P. Thibodeau
Business and Criminal Justice DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.