School of Business and Economics

Programs of Study

Resources and Services

Events and Activities

Contact Us

Apply Now

Learn More

Visit Us


Careers in Business and Economics

Would you like to understand why you make the choice to balance your checkbook everyday; why you make the choice to spend your hard earned dollar on one item and not another; what drives you to be a consumer, and how you manage that consumption? Are you curious about

  • What drives our world economy?
  • What makes one business successful and another unsuccessful?
  • What are the laws and ethics of sound business decisions?

What Are Your Goals and Interests?

  • Do you like to take charge?
  • Do you want to start your own business?
  • To lead?
  • Be your own boss?
  • To manage?
  • Do you like to take risks?
  • Do you want to travel?
  • Perhaps you like to work behind the scenes collecting and manipulating data, managing the financial picture, understanding the national and international financial trends?
  • Would you like to manage stocks and bonds?
  • Do you want to become involved in globalization?

You will find the answers to all these questions and more by becoming part of our Business and Economics family. We work together to discover the avenues in this field that best suits your own

  • personal goals,
  • academic goals, and
  • career goals

within the world of Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Entrepreneurship, International Business, Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management, Management, and Marketing.

We invite you to enter our world of discovery. Whether you choose to major or minor in Business and Economics, you will be enlightened by what lies ahead.

SUNY Plattsburgh Career Development Center

Our SUNY Plattsburgh Career Development Center provides services, resources, and programs designed to help students and alumni to better understand the career development process, and to enhance their professional preparation and employability.

The School of Business's Office of Career Opportunies and Internships is also available to assist you with your career goals.

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you have any questions about the School of Business & Economics at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:

Portrait of Dr. Rowena Ortiz-WaltersDr. Rowena Ortiz-Walters, Dean
Office: Au Sable Hall 331
Phone: (518) 564-3185
Email: [email protected]

SUNY Plattsburgh
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901