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Mission Statement

The Business Department at Buffalo State College graduates business men and women who will meet the challenge of regional growth and development of Western New York.

Fundamental to our mission is the sustained and appropriate support of faculty intellectual development, instructional excellence, scholarly publication, and community service. We are committed to excellence in the classroom that provides our diverse undergraduates with a foundation in business concepts, analytical skills for solving business problems, and interpersonal and written communication competence. The emphasis of our program is active learning of practical business knowledge through case analysis, class discussion, hands-on projects, internships, and service learning.

Our graduates learn an ethical lifestyle and appreciate the importance of diversity and different cultures in the modern world of business. The department maintains close relationships and partnerships with area businesses, non profits. and public agencies to ensure that internships and career opportunities are available to students.

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Buffalo State •  1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Chase Hall 322
Buffalo, NY 14222  •  Phone: (716) 878-4239 •  Fax: (716) 878-3009