We will prepare you for the needs of modern businesses. Our professors bring real-life experiences into the classroom and utilize their unique skills and certifications to ready you for the next step – graduation and career or transfer to a four-year school. Our degree in Business Administration even offers a Weekend College option, allowing you to complete your degree while working.  


Check out these available programs in the School of Business to learn more about classes you'll take, check out a short intro video, and see where an OCC degree can take you.   

Academic Advising

  • Transfer assistance
  • Course registration
  • Add/drop/withdrawal
  • Program change
  • Graduation questions
Educational Advisors are available for brief (5-10 minute) advising questions. Call (315) 498-2435 and your name will be added to the call list.

Incoming/Former Students

Schedule an appointment with your School Advisor

Continuing Students

Please contact your faculty advisor to schedule an advising appointment.

Who is my Faculty Advisor?

You can look this up by following these steps:

  • WebAdvisor > Current Students > Plan Your Degree > Go to Plan & Schedule >Advising

Success Coaches help in other ways

A Success Coach will work with you on-on-one to provide helpful tools to assist you in balancing your academic and personal life. They can serve as a compass to help you navigate your OCC experience!

Want to connect with someone about your educational experience?  Feeling overwhelmed attempting to balance your academic and personal commitments?

  • Connect with campus resources like the Learning Center, Community Care Hub, and more
  • Improve your time management
  • Develop good study skills and habits
  • Please be aware that the Success Coach will not be able to provide help with class registration or schedule adjustments.

Schedule an appointment with a Success Coach

Need help with Financial Aid?

Our Financial Aid office is ready for you.

Our Support Team

Main Support Contacts
Role Name & Email Office Phone
School Secretary Betsy Hauswirth W324 (315) 498-2435
School Specialist Wendy Tarby W326 (315) 498-2742
Advisor Jenna Alexander W324 (315) 498-2296
Success Coach Maria Malagisi W325 (315) 498-7207
Department Chair James Taylor G104 (315) 498-2712


Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.