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Why STEM majors should consider an MBA

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 gain from an MBA? In this series, we talk with MBA alumni and current students across each of these fields about how they are putting their business knowledge to use.

Rankings Roundup: How Warrington performed in 2018-2019

Over the 2018-2019 academic year, the Warrington College of Business received a number of top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times, The Economist, Eduniversal and Ivy Exec. The exceptional rankings we received from these publications affirm our strong student quality, alumni success, value of programs, faculty excellence, first-class student services, and global recognition and influence. The Warrington College of Business is a top-tier institution, and these rankings prove it. Check out our most recent

Why lawyers should consider an MBA

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 MBA? In this series, we talk with MBA alumni and current students across each of these fields about how they are putting their business knowledge to use. After you read

MBA: Master of Business Administration or Master of the Balancing Act?

By Daniel Hunt, MBA ’20, Vice President at Hunt Bros. Cooperative Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there, and especially to those who have decided to bite the bullet and tackle the MBA and fatherhood simultaneously. It can be done, albeit with some sacrifices, as students both male and female seem to be pairing parenthood with the rigors of business school more and more these days. For me, there are four reasons that make being an MBA Dad

UF MBA Executive Program ranked among top 25 in North America

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Executive MBA program at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business was ranked among the top 25 programs in North America on the 2019 QS Global EMBA Rankings. Out of 59 executive MBA programs in North America, the UF MBA Executive program was ranked No. 24, up five places from No. 29 in 2018. The UF MBA Executive program was also ranked among global programs. Out of 134 programs, UF MBA rose to the No.

Seven reasons to attend the UF MBA Executive Open House

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 if the UF MBA Executive program is right for you. UF MBA’s Executive Open House on June 1, 2019 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.

How I benefitted from an Executive MBA

By Catisha Turner, MBA ’19, Operations Manager, RTI Surgical When I started the Executive MBA Program, I repeatedly questioned my own sanity. With 17+ years of leadership positions, I knew the program was the best fit for where I was in my career. But I still had concerns. I asked myself several questions: How would I still have time to spend with my family?  How could I effectively manage my time so that I kept up with the workload at

Executive UF MBA ranked in the top 5 among publics in Southeastern US

The UF MBA Executive program was named the No. 5 program among publics on Ivy Exec’s “2019 Best Executive MBA Program” Southeast regional rankings. The program ranked No. 11 overall in the Southeast and No. 61 in the world. Ivy Exec also compiles regional rankings based on additional program characteristics. In the Southeast, the UF MBA Executive program was ranked in the top 25 among all categories. Prestige – No. 14 overall; No. 5 among publics Career advancement – No. 14 overall;

Why medical professionals should consider an MBA

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 MBA? In this series, we talk with MBA alumni and current students across each of these fields about how they are putting their business knowledge to use. After you read

Why engineers should consider an MBA

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 MBA? In this series, we talk with MBA alumni across each of these fields about how they are putting their business knowledge to use. After you read from them about