Specialty master's programs

Hough graduate programs remain in top five among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four programs from the Hough Graduate School of Business stayed in the top five among U.S. public business programs in Eduniversal’s 2017 Best Masters Ranking.

The Master of Science in Management program took over the No. 1 spot among U.S. publics. The Master of International Business program remained at No. 2 among U.S. publics while the Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship remained at No. 4 among U.S. publics. UF MBA stayed as the No. 5 U.S. public program.

Two other master’s programs were recognized in the Eduniversal rankings. The Master of Science in Information Systems & Operations Management program ranked No. 15 among U.S. publics and the Master of Accounting program ranked No. 16 among U.S. publics.

Eduniversal’s Best Masters Rankings evaluated more than 12,000 postgraduate global master’s programs in 30 fields of study. Eduniversal conducted a global survey of 5,000 international recruiters, 800,000 students, and more than 10,000 representatives from 1,000 academic institutions in 154 countries. The rankings are based on three main criteria: Program reputation, salary upon graduation and student satisfaction.

Eduniversal’s Best Masters Ranking 2017


U.S. publics: 16

U.S.: 28

North America: 33


U.S. publics: 4

U.S.: 10

Global: 37

Information Systems & Operations Management

U.S. publics: 15

U.S.: 22

North America: 29

International Business

U.S. publics: 2

U.S.: 4

North America: 8


U.S. publics: 1

U.S.: 5

North America: 10

MBA (Full-Time)

U.S. publics: 5

U.S.: 21

North America: 26