Distance Learning

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UF MBA named world’s No. 3 online program

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Financial Times ranked the Online Program at UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business No. 3 in the world in its “Online MBA 2016” rankings released today. UF MBA’s prominent finish marks the third consecutive year it has been ranked in the top 5

Kristin Joos

Social entrepreneurship course recognized for ingenuity, creativity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Kristin Joos’s Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship course received a 2015 Online Education Excellence Award (OEEA) from the University of Florida’s Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence. Dr. Tawnya Means, Director of the Warrington College of Business Administration’s Center of Teaching, Learning and Assessment, was the

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The Princeton Review: UF MBA Internet Program No. 6 in the world

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Internet Program at UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked sixth in The Princeton Review’s inaugural “Top Online MBA Programs 2015.” UF MBA’s Internet Program was fifth among U.S. public business schools, and was the only online MBA program from the state of

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UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranks third among online graduate business programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA’s Internet Program at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked No. 3 in the nation among online graduate business programs in the “2014 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs” released Wednesday. “We are extremely pleased to again be recognized by U.S. News &

Craig Tapley

UF Professor implements first interactive electronic-platform business course

Craig Tapley, a professor of finance in the Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida, was recognized Friday for his pioneering work with electronic platform courses. Tapley volunteered to work with an instructional design team to create a richer learning environment for undergraduate students in core classes. For

Warrington unveils Active Learning Studio

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration at the University of Florida celebrated the opening of its new Active Learning Studio on Friday in Matherly Hall. The new classroom is designed to blend active learning, a participatory style of learning where students engage and interact with other students,

Dr. Fiona Barnes

Fiona Barnes receives Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Fiona Barnes, Director of the Center for Management Communication at the Warrington College of Business Administration, has been named the recipient of the 2011 Judy Fisher Teaching with Technology Award. The award is given annually to the professor at the Warrington College of Business Administration whose

Hough online curriculum recognized in latest U.S. News rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Hough Graduate School of Business’ online curriculum ranked in the top 10 in two specialty categories in U.S. News & World Report’s “Top Online Education Programs 2012 Rankings” released Tuesday. Hough ranked fourth in Admissions Selectivity and 10th in Student Engagement and Accreditation. Among U.S. public

UF MBA integrates iPad into Distance Learning curriculum

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA’s commitment to innovation and providing its students with the latest in technology education has been strengthened with the awarding of the Apple iPad to every UF MBA Internet candidate. More than 100 iPads were presented to Internet MBA students this winter and another 60 are

The Economist names UF’s online MBA one of world’s two best programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida’s online MBA program is one of only two programs in the world to recently earn the top rating of “excellent” by The Economist in its “Which MBA?” Distance-Learning Special 2010 publication. The “Which MBA?” publication states that the rating was derived by looking