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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 got to cast their votes for “Best in” as well, making the UF MBA the #4 program for marketing studies. UF’s overall ranking among the world’s Top 100 MBA programs is #64, and #34 among US schools. In addition, Florida

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, among U.S. public schools, is ranked #7 for its master’s program. Fisher’s doctoral program also appeared in this year’s survey for the first time, coming in at #23. Rankings in PAR’s survey are obtained through peer evaluation, with faculty, department

UF MBA ranked in The Wall Street Journal top 10 for 2007

Gainesville, Fla. – The UF MBA Program broke into the Top 10 (among Regional schools) for the first time in the 2007 The Wall Street Journal survey of corporate recruiters’ picks for Top Business Schools. Among Regional schools, the University of Florida rose from #13 to #6—a move of 7 spots—continuing the momentum for a second year of phenomenal gains. Last year, UF vaulted from #27 to #13 on the list. UF also received high marks for the education given

U.S. News lists Warrington among top 20 public business programs

The Warrington College of Business Administration is ranked among the nation’s Top 20 Public Business Programs in the 2008 U.S.News & World Report survey of America’s Best Colleges. Coming in at #27 overall, UF’s business programs made a strong showing in specialty categories as well. Five UF specialty areas are ranked in the Top 10 among U.S. public schools. The rankings, released on August 17, are based on U.S. News surveys sent to deans and senior faculty at undergraduate business

UF MBA moves up on U.S. News & World Report’s top 50 list

Gainesville, Fla. – The University of Florida was named #37 among the nation’s best MBA programs in the March 30 issue of U.S.News & World Report magazine, moving up four spots from 2006, and continuing a three-year upward trend in the rankings. Florida is one of only 10 schools that made a jump of four spots or more in this year’s survey of America’s Best Graduate Schools. Among U.S. public schools, UF is ranked #18 overall, and we are the

Warrington No. 1 in undergraduate value in Businessweek rankings

Gainesville, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business Administration earned a Top 50 spot in the Businessweek Top Undergraduate Programs rankings released March 9, 2007, including a #1 ranking for Return on Investment (ROI), based on starting salaries versus tuition cost. Florida’s overall ranking was #43 in the U.S., up four spots from last year, and #17 among public programs. UF also scored well with recruiters and for high SAT scores (1300 avg.) Here are some additional highlights: UF’s rankings:

UF MBA ranks among world’s best

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida MBA program was named #17 among US public schools in the 2006 edition of the annual Which MBA? guide. Published by The Economist Intelligence Unit, it provides background information on the worldʹs Top 100 MBA programs. Overall, the Florida MBA was ranked #40 in the US, and #78 in the world. In 2005, Florida was ranked #80 worldwide. Here are some highlights: Faculty quality: 4th among US Publics and 9th worldwide Education experience: 4th among

UF MBA makes big jump in The Wall Street Journal 2006 MBA rankings

Gainesville, Fla. – The Florida MBA Program made a huge leap in this year’s survey of corporate recruiters’ picks for Top Business Schools conducted by The Wall Street Journal. The University of Florida’s MBA Program rose from #27 to #13, a move of 14 spots, for the third biggest gain by any Regional program. Recruiters were especially impressed by UF’s willingness to go the extra mile in making their jobs easier. The Florida MBA Program received particularly positive reviews for

Warrington on U.S. News’ top 50 business programs list

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business is ranked among the nation’s Top 30 Business Programs in the 2007 U.S.News & World Report survey of America’s Best Colleges. UF’s business programs made a strong showing in specialty categories as well. The rankings, which were released on August 18, are based solely on U.S. News surveys sent to deans and senior faculty at undergraduate business programs accredited by AACSB International. Schools offering any courses in a specialty area are eligible

Warrington on Businessweek top 50 undergraduate program list

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business earned a Top 50 spot in the inaugural Businessweek Top Undergraduate Programs rankings, released April 27, 2006. Here are some of the highlights: UF’s rankings: Overall among all schools: #47 Overall among publics: #20 Recruiter ranking: #18 SAT score ranking: #20 Student satisfaction ranking: #38 The rankings were based on five factors: student surveys (30%); recruiter surveys (20%); graduates’ median starting salaries (10%); number of graduates admitted to 35 top MBA programs