2014 Outstanding Students

Nicholas B. Carter
Outstanding Student in Business Administration

Adam M. Fries
Outstanding Student in the Management Concentration

Maria Osepchugova
Outstanding Student in the Marketing Concentration

Angela Y. Preyor
Outstanding Student in the International Business Concentration

Sigma Beta Delta Honor Society

Membership in Sigma Beta Delta is the highest national recognition a business student can receive at a college or university with a Sigma Beta Delta chapter.

Sigma Beta Delta encourages and recognizes scholarship and achievement among students of business, management, and administration, and promotes personal and professional improvement and a life distinguished by honorable service to humankind.

Daniel S. Ricigliano, President, Buffalo State Chapter.


Recent Inductees

Amanda David-Ramos
Adam Fries
Jamie Hasenstab
Caitlin Kachurek
Meghan Kelley
Valerie Klug
Adam Kraft
Angela Preyor
Deborah Russell
Michelle Schwartz
Angela Walker

Advisement is mandatory for all Buffalo State students. You must seek advisement from your departmental adviser before registering for classes. You will work with a faculty member in shaping your current education to achieve your future career plans. E-mails are sent to all pre-business and business majors during the normal registration period each semester.

 Find Your Adviser

Call the Business Department and ask for Mr. Frank DiChristina, academic advisement assistant and lecturer, at (716) 878-5033 or Ms. Carol Bradley, department secretary, at (716) 878-4239.

 Meet With Your Adviser

Seek out your adviser to schedule an advisement session during their regularly scheduled office hours, by appointment, by phone, or by e-mail.


Preparing For Your Session

Review your Degree Works report prior to your session and bring a copy of it with you.

Review the program's recommended Four-Year Course Sequence prior to your session and bring a copy with you.

Students who started their education before fall 2006 are required to fulfill general education (GE2K) requirements. Download the GE2k Four-Year Recommended Course Sequence.

Your Career

Recent graduates have been hired by organizations such as Citibank, the City of Buffalo, Buffalo Niagara Enterprise, Ingram Micro, UPS, HSBC, MTV, Niagara Mohawk, Praxair, Rich Products, Scottsdale Securities, and many others.



Internships offer you the chance to apply your knowledge to real-world situations.

Getting Started

Contact your major department. Each department has its own guidelines about internships.

Your Sponsor
You will need to find a faculty sponsor for your internship. Your faculty sponsor will serve as your supervisor and assign your grade.

On-Site Supervisor
You will also have an on-site supervisor at the internship location who will monitor and evaluate your progress.


Buffalo State  •  1300 Elmwood Avenue  •  Chase Hall 302
Buffalo, New York 14222  •  Phone: (716) 878-4239 •  Fax: (716) 878-3009