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Facts and Figures


  • Undergraduate business administration program founded: 1923
  • Master of Business Administration program founded: 1931
  • Doctoral program founded: 1950
  • Location: University at Buffalo North Campus, Amherst, New York
  • Accreditation: Since 1930, the UB School of Management has been continuously accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Of the more than 15,000 business schools in the world, only 727 are accredited by AACSB. This prestigious accreditation is considered to be the hallmark of management education. The accounting program was accredited in 1985, one of only 181 programs in the country to achieve this level of recognition.
  • Nine members of our faculty are recipients of the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, which recognizes outstanding teaching ability through superb classroom performance. These scholars bring to their classes broad interests and current, far-ranging knowledge. They are Professor Emeritus Ronald Huefner, Associate Professor Arlene Hibschweiler, Professor Arun Jain, Associate Professor Kenneth Kim, Associate Professor Frank Krzystofiak, Associate Professor Charles Lindsey, Professor Emeritus Jerry Newman, Associate Professor Philip Perry and Associate Professor Natalie Simpson.


Number of students (2014-15)

  • Undergraduates: 2,811
  • MBAs (Full-time, Professional and Executive): 490
  • Master of Science students: 400
  • PhDs: 65
  • Number of full-time faculty: 77
  • Number of alumni: 36,000 in 78 countries

2014-15 tuition


  • State resident: $6,170 per year
  • Nonresident: $19,590 per year


  • State resident: $13,220 per year
  • Nonresident: $22,170 per year

Master of Science

  • State resident: $10,370 per year
  • Nonresident: $20,190 per year