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.


UF MBA, Hough Graduate School named military friendly

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA and the Hough Graduate School of Business have been named to the 2013 Military Friendly Schools ® list. The Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that

US News again ranks Heavener School of Business among top programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked in the top 15 in seven specialty categories in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2013” issue. The Heavener School placed no lower

Fisher School undergraduate program ranked fifth among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The undergraduate program at the Fisher School of Accounting was ranked fifth among all U.S. public accounting programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2013” issue. Overall, Fisher’s undergraduate program placed 10th among all U.S.

Experienced executive named Chairman of CEI Board of Advisors

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Timothy L. Cannon, Ph.D., Executive Vice President-Strategy and Alliances at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and a former senior executive at Microsoft, has been appointed Chairman of the Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation’s Board of Advisors at the Warrington

New high school sustainability project launches this summer

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership & Sustainability is pleased to announce the launch of its Summer 2012 pilot program: Gainesville Summer Service Project. This project allows high school students in the Gainesville-area to learn about innovation and

Dr. Anuj Kumar

Professor’s work wins runner-up award in INFORMS best paper competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Anuj Kumar, an Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Operations Management at the Warrington College of Business Administration, had his paper “Product Customization and Customer Service Costs: An Empirical Analysis” selected as first runner-up in INFORMS-Industry

UF SIFE members participate in “Foster Teens”

UF SIFE claims another regional championship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Students in Free Enterprise team (SIFE) at the Heavener School of Business in the Warrington College of Business Administration earned its 13th consecutive regional title at the 2012 SIFE USA Regional Competition on April 2 in

UF entrepreneurship challenge encourages sustainable solutions

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida, in an effort to promote sustainable solutions, is hosting a competition challenging students to develop innovative ideas for solving world problems. The EcoInnovation Challenge, which culminates with a Venture Pitch Competition, will award

Bill Heavener

UF trustees OK naming building, business school for Heavener

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida trustees today unanimously approved naming the undergraduate school of business and a new building that will house it for alumnus James W. “Bill” Heavener. The approval comes as UF prepares to launch a $35

ISOM professors ranked among best in research productivity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Frank L. Weyenberg Term Professor Dr. Kenny Cheng and William R. Hough Faculty Fellow Dr. Shubho Bandyopadhyay were ranked among the best in research productivity based on the Association for Information Systems Senior Scholars’ Basket of Journals.