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Business Administration, B.S. – Small Business & Entrepreneurial Studies

Prepare to launch the next big thing by learning how to create sustainable business plans, formulate market strategies, and run small businesses and startups.

What You’ll Learn

The AACSB-accredited Business Administration, B.S. with a Small Business & Entrepreneurial Studies concentration teaches you how to begin and manage viable small businesses or entrepreneurial ventures using experiential learning and professional development models.

You’ll learn from professors and entrepreneurs who share decades of industry experience to make ethical, globally informed business decisions. You’ll study new product development, cloud computing-based venture platforms, and more, as well as complete a Business Plan Development Capstone project.

Upon completion of your B.S. degree, you’ll be able to:

  • Demonstrate competency and make decisions in all functional business disciplines.
  • Use technology as a decision support tool in business.
  • Conduct and utilize research to support business innovation.
  • Integrate functional disciplines together to effect sound policymaking and business planning.


  • Cognizant
  • Long Island Nets
  • Spark Protein
  • USA Today Network

Career Options

  • Business Consultant
  • Business Reporter
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Management Analyst
  • Research and Development Analyst
  • Small Business Owner
Philip Fasano (B.S. ’80)


Fasano, who has held executive positions at Fortune 500 firms and is on numerous corporate boards, leads Bay Advisors LLC, a strategic advisory firm based in Washington, D.C.

Debra Vogel (A.A.S. ’85)

President / Owner

Debra Vogel holds the No. 1 spot at Las Vegas- and New York-based Paradigm Management, which provides companies business development strategies and entrepreneurial startup planning.

Tom Van Laan (M.B.A. '84)

Chief Digital Officer

The CEO of Houston, Texas-based CloudCalc, Inc., a provider of cloud-based structural analysis returns to campus to share lessons in entrepreneurship with New York Tech undergrads.


Exceptional experiences.
Outstanding outcomes.







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The School of Management's Bachelor of Science programs are accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).

How You’ll Succeed

Upon graduation, you’ll have the career-ready skills to:

  • Construct a plan that integrates the functional area expertise needed to initiate and run a small business or entrepreneurial venture.
  • Synthesize classical ethical schools of thought as they apply to entrepreneurial decision-making processes.
  • Integrate and apply contemporary global information technologies to the development of a small business or entrepreneurial venture.
  • Evaluate the market potential for new product ideas.
  • Design an effective development plan for technological innovation.
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The School of Management's Bachelor of Science programs are accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).

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