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Global Immersion Experience in Dublin brings business lessons to life for Executive MBA students

By Kevin Ott My name is Kevin Ott, and I live in Orlando, Florida. I am currently enrolled in the Executive MBA (EMBA) program at the University of Florida. As I approach the mid-point of the program, I can honestly say it was a great decision to pursue a UF EMBA and invest the time and resources needed for the next evolution in my career and professional growth. The UF EMBA program stood out to me the most, among three

5 things to know about an Executive MBA

You already have a successful career and are making a difference in your industry. But that thought has always been in the back of your mind – Should you go back to school and get your Executive MBA? It’s the question many c-suite members are considering, and many don’t understand the benefits that come from an Executive MBA program. Here’s what you need to know about your decision and why the UF MBA Executive program could be an ideal fit

Mastering motherhood and an MBA

When London Tawfik (Executive MBA ’18) was searching for an MBA program, she was interested in finding one that encouraged teamwork among students, provided a great return on investment, and offered flexibility so she could continue her job in test engineering and automation. After looking at programs in the Tampa area where she lives, she ultimately decided the UF Executive MBA program in Gainesville was the right choice for her. It wasn’t until after her orientation that she would realize

UF MBA Executive program ranked in top 25 U.S. programs

The UF MBA Executive program remained in the top 25 U.S. programs in Ivy Exec’s “2018 Best Executive MBA Program” rankings. The program ranked No. 34 in the world and No. 10 among U.S. publics. Ivy Exec also compiles regional rankings, and the UF MBA Executive program moved up to No. 10 in the U.S. South, MidAtlantic region. Within the same region, the program ranked No. 8 for life balance, No. 12 for global experience, No. 13 for prestige, No.

Jeff Roman (EMBA ’12) | January 2018

Roman (Executive MBA 2012) was appointed a partner at Little Diversified Architectural Consulting. As National Director of Engineering, Roman is recognized for his deep commitment to outstanding client service, market-leading expertise, innovative design solutions and exemplary project quality. With nearly 20 years of experience in the engineering industry, Roman leads Little’s Mechanical, Electrical and Structural Engineering teams across the country.

Meet the newest Executive MBA students

In 2017, 32 people started the UF MBA Executive program. Here are a few numbers that give a snapshot of the new students and the diverse perspectives they bring to the program. Learn more about UF MBA and how you can be a part of it.

UF MBA Executive Program ranks among best U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business’ Executive Program ranked No. 7 among U.S. public programs in Ivy Exec’s “2017 Best Executive MBA Programs.” UF MBA ranked 24th among all U.S. programs, and 34th in the world. Ivy Exec also included an overall regional ranking (No. 11 in the U.S. South, MidAtlantic), as well as specialty regional rankings in Life Balance (3rd), Prestige (11th), Career Advancement (11th), Curriculum (11th), and Global Experience (14th). Ivy Exec

Executive MBA student recognized by Poets & Quants

Jonathan Tenenbaum, a recent graduate of UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business’s Executive Program, was named to Poets & Quants’s “Class of 2015: The Best Executive MBAs.” Read Jonathan’s profile and learn more about his UF MBA experience.

UF MBA’s Executive Program ranked among nation’s best

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Executive Program at UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked 35th in the world in The Economist’s “Which MBA?” Executive MBA Rankings 2015. Excluding joint programs, UF MBA ranked 22nd among all U.S. schools, and eighth among U.S. public programs. While UF MBA’s Executive Program fared well in many categories, it was particularly impressive in Quality of Faculty, with an overall ranking of 19th. In that group’s subcategories, UF MBA ranked No. 1

Hough’s Executive MBA Program among top 15 in the world

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business’ Executive Program was ranked No. 14 in the world by The Economist’s 2013 “Which MBA?” Executive MBA rankings. In addition to its impressive global status, Hough’s Executive MBA Program ranked No. 4 in the U.S., and No. 2 among U.S. public business schools excluding consortium programs. “It’s incredibly rewarding to have The Economist recognize our Executive MBA Program in these prestigious rankings,” said Alex Sevilla, Assistant Dean and