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School of Business Records


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Contains inactive records from the School of Business, including: planning documentation, reports and budgets, MBA proposals, and faculty meeting minutes.


State University of New York at Albany. School of Business
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14.17 cubic ft. (about 14.17 boxes)

The School of Business was created in 1964 as a successor to the former Department of Business Education to provide analytical training for students interested in careers in business and in business education. In 1973, it became the first school to be accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Includes policy documentation; admissions statistics; student work; course exams; MBA proposals; reports and budgets; materials from various research centers overseen by the School of Business; correspondence and reports from the Somalia Management Training and Development Project (SOMTAD); and minutes of faculty meetings. Also includes annual reports from the Commerce Department of the New York State College for Teachers. Selected photographs of faculty and students from the School of Business from the University Archives Photograph Collection are available for viewing online from the University at Albany Libraries' Digital Collections database. This collection also includes VHS recordings of the television program Business Matters, 2001-2003, which was hosted by Richard Highfield, Dean of the School of Business.

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.

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Collection record created by: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on

Published: 2018-03-06 09:09:48 -0500

Encoded in EAD by Benjamin Covell, 2017 March 2

Archival materials can be view in-person during business hours in our reading room, located on the top floor of the Science Library on the Uptown Campus.

We can also deliver digital scans for remote research for a fee.

Access to this collection is restricted because it is unprocessed. Portions of the collection may contain recent administrative records and/or personally identifiable information. Please contact an archivist for more information.

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Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, School of Business Records, 1937-2003. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the School of Business Records).