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Why you should get a graduate degree from Warrington now

Specialized master’s programs have been popping up at many top business schools in the world, but at the Warrington College of Business, they’ve long been one of our main focuses. Our programs’ longevity helps produce some of the best specialized master’s degrees in the industry, and the rankings prove it. With five specialized master’s programs ranked among the top five publics by Eduniversal, now is the perfect time to pursue your master’s at Warrington. Here’s why: There’s a program format

UF MBA offers second highest ROI in the nation according to US News

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – For the third year, UF MBA has been named among the top 5 MBA programs in the nation with the highest return for graduates earning $100,000-plus in a new ranking from U.S. News and World Report. UF MBA’s salary-to-debt ratio is 5.4-to-1, making it the No. 2 MBA program in the nation for return on investment. In 2019, UF MBA reported graduates earning an average salary and signing bonus within three months of graduation of $126,162, while

6 ways a master’s degree will prepare you for the post-COVID-19 job market

COVID-19 has undoubtedly shaken up the world we once knew. With the pandemic forcing people and industries to constantly adapt as the situation progresses, it can make your career search even more challenging than it already is. Rest assured, though. There is one thing that will make finding a career easier and more likely to land you a great position – a master’s degree. A master’s degree is a great way to differentiate yourself in a crowded market, increase your

Why you should consider the UF MBA Executive program

The UF MBA Executive program is specifically designed for high-ranking business leaders. Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Here’s what you need to know about your decision and why the UF MBA Executive program could be an ideal fit for you. Learn with industry peers When you meet your cohort for the first time, you’ll immediately be impressed by the depth of executive leadership across industries. You’ll learning through management-focused curriculum while setting next to

Master Mom of Business Administration

I am a mom, wife, sales manager, runner and a student. Balancing everything is never easy, but as I complete my coursework, I realize the last two years have been worth it. I researched many MBA programs for a few years prior to deciding on University of Florida. I have an undergraduate degree from Florida State University in Nutrition and Food Science and a Master’s in Physical Therapy from Georgia State University. I had never taken a business course in

Five reasons to attend the UF Executive MBA Virtual Open House

If you’ve been thinking about pursuing an MBA, you know there’s a lot for you to consider and even more questions that you want answered before you decide if the UF MBA Executive program is right for you. UF MBA’s Executive Virtual Open House on May 30 from 4-6 p.m. is the perfect event for you to get your questions answered, learn about UF MBA’s resources and how pursuing an MBA at the University of Florida can transform your career.

Cocovana wins $25,000 in 2020 Big Idea Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Cocovana won first place at the 2020 Big Idea Gator Business Plan Competition. Founded and led by Sheldon Barrett, Cocovana is a tropical lifestyle company currently focused on creating innovative tools for opening coconuts and other fruits, which promotes a healthier lifestyle and sustainability. Its first product, the Coconut Twist, allows anyone to safely open coconuts in seconds without creating a mess, much like a can opener, but for coconuts. “Winning the Big Idea Competition makes me

Going Virtual with Business Career Services

By Craig Petrus, Director of Business Career Services The effects of COVID-19 have reshaped how the world does business. It impacts where and how we shop, where and how we spend our work day, and most importantly, how we communicate to our fellow employees and stakeholders. This epidemic has brought us from one-site, in-person meetings and office pop ins to what is now the new normal of virtual communication, programs and services. Here at the UF Warrington College of Business

QS ranks UF MBA Online No. 4 in the US

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The UF MBA Online program at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business was ranked among the top five programs in the United States on the 2020 QS Online MBA Rankings. Out of 25 online MBA programs in the United States on the list, the UF MBA Online program was ranked No. 4, following Indiana University, the University of Southern California and Florida International University. Among public programs in the United States, UF MBA was the

Applying at UF MBA amid COVID-19

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, much has changed, and confusion has become the standard for many things we once considered straightforward. In an effort to help ease any confusion you might be feeling around applying for a UF MBA during this uncertain time, we spoke with Director of Admissions Naz Erenguc about the questions she and the UF MBA Admissions team have been receiving the most. Read on for Naz’s responses to your top questions below. Q: Can I still apply?