Facts and Figures

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  • 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 16,000 business schools in the world, only about 1,004 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 194 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 Clinical Associate Professor Arlene Hibschweiler, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus Ronald Huefner, Associate Professor Emeritus Kenneth Kim, Associate Professor Emeritus Frank Krzystofiak, Associate Professor James Lemoine, Associate Professor Charles Lindsey, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus Jerry Newman, Associate Professor Emeritus Philip Perry and Professor Natalie Simpson.


Number of students, faculty and alumni (2023-24)

  • Bachelor of Science programs: 2,755
  • MBA and Master of Science programs (campus-based and online): 955
  • PhD: 35
  • Full-time faculty: 73
  • Alumni: 46,700 in 86 countries

2023-24 tuition


  • State resident: $7,070 per year
  • Nonresident: $26,860 per year


  • State resident: $15,000 per year
  • Nonresident: $26,220 per year

Master of Science

  • State resident: $11,310 per year
  • Nonresident: $24,260 per year