Three women in discussion at a conference table

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.

What makes our program special?

  • Only 5% of business schools worldwide have earned AACSB accreditation.
  • Our strong alumni network of 100,000+ includes leaders in all industries.
  • Progressive curriculum development ensures our program remains contemporary and competitive.
  • Our Triple Platforms of Excellence extends learning beyond the classroom to give you the professional and personal skills you’ll need to succeed.

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.

Thinking about transferring to New York Tech? Take advantage of our rolling admissions and generous transfer credit acceptance policy and begin taking upper-level business courses right away!


  • 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
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.

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.


Exceptional experiences.
Outstanding outcomes.







AACSB badge

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.
AACSB badge


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

Do. Make. Innovate.

Business Students Place in the Top 100 in Global Competition

December 11, 2020

Ten NYIT School of Management students demonstrated their business skills at GLO-BUS, an online worldwide competition where teams of students compete for global market leadership.

See Additional News »