Programs: page 61

Read the latest about the more than 35 academic programs offered by the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, which prepare students for life in the business world. These immersive, specialized and tailored programs create a pathway for every student to stand out immediately on the first day of their internship or job.

Bart Weitz wins Retailing SIG’s First Lifetime Achievement Award

Gainesville, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration is proud to announce that Professor Barton A. Weitz is the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement Award presenting by the Retailing SIG of the American Marketing Association (AMA). Professor Weitz

Lutz named Sherwin-Williams Distinguished Teacher

Gainesville, Fla. – Richard Lutz, JCPenney Professor of Marketing, was named one of three recipients of the 2008 Sherwin-Williams Distinguished Teaching Award. The award, now in its 11th year, will be presented by the Society for Marketing Advances (SMA) at

From Hong Kong to Wall Street, UF’s MSF Program is making big waves

Gainesville, Fla. – Seven years since its inception, the Master of Science in Finance (MSF) degree program is showing a strong return on investment for its students and graduates. The addition of a combination degree program has opened the door

Publishing giants speak in graduate finance class

Gainesville, Fla. – Norman Pearlstine (Senior Advisor, The Carlyle Group, and former editor-in-chief of Time Inc. and The Wall Street Journal) and John S. Carroll (former editor of the Los Angeles Times and The Baltimore Sun) were recent guests in

UF MBA among top 15 publics in US News top 50 rankings

Gainesville, Fla. – The University of Florida continues its impressive reputation climb, earning at Top 15 position among all public b-schools on this year’s list of “America’s Best Graduate Programs.” The UF MBA Program at the Hough Graduate School of

Florida tops distance-learning MBA ranking from The Economist

Gainesville, Fla. – The UF MBA Program at the Hough Graduate School of Business was ranked #1 in the world in the inaugural distance-learning rankings just released by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). No other public school in the U.S.,

Financial Times names UF MBA America’s best program for career progress

Gainesville, Fla. – The UF MBA Program at the Hough Graduate School of Business did extremely well in the prestigious Financial Times Top 100 MBA Program rankings, including garnering the #1 spot in the US for “Career Progress.” UF alums

Fisher School cracks Public Accounting Report’s top 10 list

Gainesville, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Fisher School of Accounting was ranked the #10 graduate program in the US in the 26th Annual Professor’s Survey published by Public Accounting Report magazine. UF moved up three spots from 2006 and,

UF MBA takes second place in ethics competition

Gainesville, Fla. – A team of Florida MBA students were put to the test last week at the Ethical Leadership Case Competition in Waco, Tex. and passed with flying colors. Going head to head with students from across the country,

Warrington’s Management faculty No. 1 in research productivity

Gainesville, Fla. – The University of Florida’s Management faculty was ranked #1 in the U.S. in a newly released study of faculty research productivity. Other schools rounding out the top ten were Michigan State, Texas A & M University, University