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Read the latest and greatest student, faculty and alumni news from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, a top national business school at one of the best public universities in the nation.

Fisher School of Accounting

Fisher School’s programs remain among nation’s elite in PAR rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral programs moved up or held their ranking among public programs in Public Accounting Report’s (PAR) 36th Annual Survey of Accounting Professors. Among publics, the Fisher School remained No.

Group of Warrington students doing the Gator Chomp around the Ubiquity statue

9 ways UF Warrington students spent their summers

Some business students took their studies abroad! Hitting the books while hitting up all the landmarks. Others put their skills to use in their internships. Gaining experience, learning, developing skills … the benefits are endless. Some Warrington students are studious

Gabe Hensley

Student Spotlight: Gabriel Hensley

Air Force Combat Rescue Officer Gabriel Hensley lives in Cocoa Beach with his wife and four children. As an active officer of the Air Force, Gabriel balances his military duties and his entrepreneurial dreams. He completed UF’s Veterans Entrepreneurship Program,

Xavier Richardson

Making a difference in South Africa

Xavier Richardson, a 2017 graduate of the Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship program, recently participated in the Entrepreneurship and Empowerment in South Africa (EESA) program. EESA participants spend six weeks assisting historically disadvantaged entrepreneurs in the townships

Chris Kurtz

Something’s Brewing

During his internship at Anheuser-Busch while a part of the UF MBA program, Chris Kurtz (MBA ’15) learned about the corporate side of the company. Meeting with the vice president of the company’s breweries gave him a new opportunity –

Alex Llodra in front of the Great Wall of China

Gaining Global Experience

Alex Llodra wasn’t sure what to expect when she started an internship at Vandergeeten Trading Co. in Beijing. Feeling uncomfortable at the beginning of her internship while in a foreign culture turned into one of the most beneficial experiences of

UF professor Brian Gendreau speaks to an MBA class.

UF MBA offering full scholarships

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The UF MBA Full-Time program at the Hough Graduate School of Business is privileged to begin offering 100% tuition scholarships starting with the 2018 application cycle. “We are honored to begin offering these full-tuition scholarships,” UF MBA

The Economist MSM MIM Rankings

The Economist ranks MSM program as No. 2 among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Master of Science in Management (MSM) program at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked as the No. 2 U.S. public program in The Economist’s inaugural Master in Management rankings. The MSM program ranked as the

Dr. Asoo Vakharia

Vakharia recognized as Fellow of the Production and Operations Management Society

Dr. Asoo Vakharia, McClatchy Professor and Director of the Supply Chain Management Center at the Warrington College of Business, was recently recognized as Fellow of the Production & Operations Management Society (POMS). He joins a group of 38 distinguished faculty recognized as

Students in class

UF MBA ranks No. 2 in ROI

The UF MBA full-time program ranked No. 2 in ROI for graduates earning $100,000+ by U.S. News & World Report. The salary-to-debt ratio for UF MBA full-time graduates was 3.3-to-1. They received an average salary and signing bonus within three