Fast Facts

Admissions Data

High School Average
Year 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Accounting 91.0 91.8 91.3 90.4 90.9
Business Economics 90.5 90.6 90.4 90.4 90.2
Economics 90.7 90.3 91.2 91.6 90.1
Average SAT Scores
Year 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Accounting 1137 1154 1128 1121 1117
Business Economics 1135 1122 1114 1103 1097
Economics 1181 1148 1168 1174 1139
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded and Headcount Enrollment
Number of 2015-16 Degrees Awarded  Fall 2016 Headcount Enrollment
Accounting 25 182
Business Economics 141 596
Economics 7 29
TOTAL 173 807
Average Time to Degree (in Years) for SEB Full-Time, First-Year Students[1]
Academic Year 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
Business Economics 4.07 4.19 4.11 4.12 4.03 3.99
Economics 4.50 4.17 3.50 4.17 4.83 4.63
Professional Accounting (150 credit-hour program) 4.88 4.50 4.82 4.94 4.85 4.82

[1] Based upon a 4-year entering cohort for Business Economics and Economics. Professional Accounting is based upon a 5-year entering cohort.

The Fall 2016 survey of alumni shows that 82.1% were employed in their first job within three months of graduation, and 10.7% were employed within three to six months. 85.7% reported their first job was related to their undergraduate major. The table below indicates the alumni distribution of employment by functional field.

Initial Employment by Field
Field Percentage
Accounting 25%
Finance 21%
General Management 4%
Human Resources 7%
Information Systems 0%
Marketing 4%
Operations/Production Management 11%
Sales 7%
Other 21%


Graduate Studies Data

28.6% of alumni pursued graduate studies.  For example, alumni reported pursuing graduate degrees at these universities:  Columbia University, Fordham University, Binghamton University, Union University, Brooklyn College, Clarkson University, Buffalo University, Utica College, St. Rose, and St. John’s University.