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Why STEM majors should consider an MBA

Reading Time: 4 minutes As you might expect, business acumen is pervasive throughout many other industries, like engineering, law, health care, technology and the sciences. If you’re currently in one of those fields, you might be considering boosting your business knowledge with an MBA to help you get ahead. But what exactly will you

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Master of Science in Management student gains international business insight and a new network on Global Immersion Experience in Malaysia

Reading Time: 3 minutes Jayson Blankenship (MSM ’19) came to the University of Florida Master of Science in Management (MSM) program with an undergraduate degree in communications from the University of Charleston. While initially not keen on the University of Florida for his graduate studies, Jayson quickly changed his mind after attending an MSM information

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These are the ‘must-have’ subjects, according to MBA students. UF MBA has courses in each.

Reading Time: 2 minutes When enrolling in an MBA program, students have different goals when it comes to what they want to get out of the program. Some want to get a new job, others want to get a promotion and some want to change industries entirely. The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) recently

Why it was important to get my MBA in my own backyard

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Jesse B. Wright Education Bachelor of Science, Industrial and Systems Engineering, c/o 2008, University of Florida Master of Business Administration, c/o 2019, University of Florida Professional National Account Manager Schindler Elevator Corporation Since undergrad, I dreamed of pursuing an MBA to help expand and balance my business knowledge.  The

Ashlyn Lowe

Fisher student named Public Company Accounting Oversight Board scholarship recipient

Reading Time: 2 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Fisher School of Accounting student Ashlyn Lowe is the recipient of a 2019-2020 Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) academic scholarship. The scholarship will cover $10,000 worth of tuition, fees, books and supplies. Lowe is a combined undergraduate and graduate student at the Fisher School. She will

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Is a UF MBA really transformative?

Reading Time: 5 minutes At UF MBA, we talk a lot about how you’ll transform in our program. But what does that really mean, and is it really true? To help you understand our transformation process, we asked students and alumni from across our program to describe how they’ve transformed throughout their time at

See where UF MBA Full-Time students are interning this summer

Reading Time: 4 minutes UF MBA Full-Time students are spending their summers interning in impactful roles for companies across the country. These internships provide an opportunity to put learning into practice at some of the world’s most respected brands. Hear from five students as they begin their internships. Vladimir Charles, Microsoft “This summer, I

Allie Carrasquilla at the United Nations in Europe

Allie in Antibes: Reflections on France

Reading Time: 5 minutes Last December, Heavener students Rahul Kheraj and Allie Carrasquilla were awarded the U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad, thereby gaining skills critical to the United States’ national security and economic prosperity. Upon returning from their respective trips

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How studying abroad expanded this Heavener student’s network and knowledge

Reading Time: 2 minutes Last December, Heavener students Rahul Kheraj and Allie Carrasquilla were awarded the U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, a grant program that enables students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad, thereby gaining skills critical to the United States’ national security and economic prosperity. Upon returning from their respective trips

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Why lawyers should consider an MBA

Reading Time: 3 minutes As you might expect, business acumen is pervasive throughout many other industries, like engineering, law and health care. If you’re currently in one of those fields, you might be considering boosting your business knowledge with an MBA to help you get ahead. But what exactly will you gain from an