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Seven reasons to attend the UF MBA Open House

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If you’ve been thinking about pursuing an MBA, you know there’s a lot for you to consider and even more questions that you want answered before you decide which program is right for you. UF MBA’s Spring Open House on February 29, 2020 at Hough Hall is the perfect event for you to get your questions answered, learn about UF MBA’s resources and how pursuing an MBA at the University of Florida can transform your career. Check out the top seven reasons why you should attend the UF MBA Open House.

  1. Transform your career and yourself

UF MBA prides itself on enabling transformation, no matter what that looks like for you. For some, it might be about jumpstarting a career change. For others, it might be about growing their expertise in a field they already work in and love. Whatever your goal is, UF MBA is strategically designed to help you succeed.

  1. Discover which program option is best for you

UF MBA offers nine program options, ensuring there is one that will meet your needs. Whether you are a professional looking to keep your job while pursuing an MBA, an executive looking to learn among peer business leaders, someone who’s interested in pursuing your MBA online while remaining in your current location, or even an individual looking to make the move to Gainesville to deepen your business experience, UF MBA has a program for you.

  1. Build important connections early

At the UF MBA Open House, you’ll have the opportunity to meet with deans, admissions officers, current students and others. You already know the importance of networking, so why not get a jumpstart and meet some of the people who will have your back during your transformational educational experience?

  1. Get all of your burning questions answered

Making the decision to pursue an MBA isn’t an easy one, but UF MBA is here to help ease the burden by answering any questions you have. No matter what step you’re at in the process, from just thinking about an MBA to submitting your application, the UF MBA team will be available at the Open House to help you gather all of the information you need before the application deadline.

  1. Check out UF MBA’s resources in person

Hough Hall is the home of UF MBA and offers plenty of state-of-the-art resources to enable your business education. If you choose an on-campus program, you’ll hone your skills in the 70,000 square foot facility with 17 student breakout rooms, two lounge areas, 400 lockers and showers. Each classroom is outfitted with modern instructional technology to fit the curriculum of the ever-changing business world. Hough Hall also houses career development and counseling centers, academic program offices, and a recruitment suite, which works daily to bring some of the nation’s top companies and recruiters to our campus.

  1. Meet your dedicated career coach

Whether you’re looking to make a career change or secure a promotion, the Business Career Services office’s integration throughout the UF MBA program provides students with tailored expert career guidance. No matter what MBA program you’re interested in, you will have a dedicated career coach to support you while you’re identifying and pursuing opportunities that are an ideal fit.

  1. Network with your peers

The UF MBA Open House is also a perfect opportunity to meet other prospective students that are interested in pursuing an MBA. These like-minded and experienced individuals will be the foundation of your network and the people you’ll make lifelong connections with. Meet them at the Open House, and start building your UF MBA network now.

If you haven’t already registered for the UF MBA Spring Open House, there’s still time! Register for the event today. You’ll be glad you did!