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Welcome to the School of Business

Mission Statement
The School of Business & Design at Farmingdale State College offers quality instruction delivered by dedicated faculty and staff in the fields of Business Management, Computer Systems, Ornamental Horticulture, Sport Management and Visual Communications: Art & Graphic Design. Degree programs offer preparation for careers that fulfill the needs of local and global business enterprises. Instruction is comprehensive, collaborative and career-oriented as faculty engage students in modern theories and customized coursework that is blended with research and practical application of technology. The School’s investment in students is strengthened through advisement and mentorship that foster personal and professional growth for their careers as principled managers, leaders and entrepreneurs. Graduates leave Farmingdale primed for success enriched by resources such as student activities, internships, scholarships, and strong alliances with community and industry.

NYS Internship Program

DARE-Student Business Plan Competition
*Congratulations to our FSC winners-Popcasa (Terriq Davidson, Mohit Khurana) and Hopesewn (Doris Jelinek)

FSAG- Farmingdale Student Alumni Grant
*Congratulations to our winners!
Heather Mahn: Visual Communications (1st Place)
Lorianne Weiss: Visual Communications (2nd Place)
Kerriann Kavanagh: Visual Communications (3rd Place)


Office of the Dean
School of Business Building Room 323
2350 Broadhollow Road Farmingdale, NY 11735
Phone: 631-420-2189
Fax: 631-420-2689

Dr. Richard Vogel
Dean of the School of Business: 631-420-2189

Prof. Allison Puff
Associate Dean of the School of Business: 631-420-2150

Dr. Nanda Viswanathan
Assistant Dean of the School of Business: 631-420-2015

Mrs. Mary-Beth Liegmann
Secretary: 631-420-2189

Mrs. Natalie Walsh
Assistant to the Dean: 631-794-6208

Summer Office Hours for our School of Business Departments (Is effective beginning Monday, May 18th)
Business Management: 8:30-4:30 Monday-Friday
Computer Systems: 10:00-2:00pm Monday-Thursday
Economics: 9:00-3:00 Monday-Wednesday, 9:00-2:00 Thursday and Friday
Urban Horticulture and Design: 8:30-4:30 Monday-Friday  
Sport Management: 8:30-4:30 Monday-Friday 
Visual Communications: 8:30-4:30 Monday-Friday