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How to make your MBA application stand out with these 4 tips

While applying for an MBA might seem like a daunting task, with these tips from Assistant Director of Admissions for the UF MBA Full-Time program Jeff Danso, you’ll be prepared to make your application stand out. Read more from Jeff about four simple steps you can take to make your MBA application rise to the top. Strengthen your essay responses The essay is an essential piece to your application. It’s the initial place the admissions committee can utilize to learn

Community support leads to success for this UF MBA Full-Time student

By Amanda Ladner, MBA ’19 After working in corporate retail as a buyer for three years, I decided I wanted to make a career change. After a few months of intense job searching, I realized how challenging it could be to make a big career pivot without prior experience in a particular position or industry. This realization led me to my decision to pursue a Master of Business Administration, both to build upon my current skills and to use the

UF MBA full-tuition scholarship enables students to transform without breaking the bank

One year ago, the University of Florida MBA program began offering 100 percent tuition scholarships to its Full-Time students. Since the introduction of the scholarship, 60 students have been able to pursue their MBA without having to cover the cost of tuition and fees. The scholarship has not only been valuable to students in helping cover tuition costs, but also has allowed UF MBA to continue to build upon its strong ROI by keeping the cost of attendance affordable as

UF MBA Full-Time remains in the nation’s top 5 publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business achieved its highest ranking ever for the second year in a row in The Economist’s 2018 Which MBA Full-Time Ranking, remaining at No. 5 among U.S. public institutions. The UF MBA Full-Time program was ranked the No. 21 program in the world. “At UF MBA, we’re proud to offer our students a top-tier MBA experience, and this ranking highlights the qualities that make our program one of the best,”

UF MBA alumna named to MBAs to Watch list by Poets & Quants

UF MBA Full-Time alumna Marissa Almeida was named to Poets & Quants’ exclusive list of 100 MBAs to Watch in the Class of 2018. Read more about why Marissa chose the UF MBA Full-Time program, how she grew from the experience, and how she left a lasting impact on other UF MBA students as a Career Mentor and as President of the Black Business Student Association.

UF MBA recognized as top program in value for money and salary increase by Financial Times

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA is leading the way in two categories of the Financial Times’ “Global MBA Ranking 2018.” The UF MBA Full-Time program earned the No. 1 ranking in Value for Money overall and has the highest salary percentage increase among U.S. schools on the list. “The faculty and staff are dedicated to providing a rigorous and rewarding experience for the UF MBA students, and nothing is more satisfying than when alumni say the investment of time, energy

Career solutions through UF MBA scholarships

Early on in their careers, Cecilia “Ceci” Cao (BS ‘12, MBA ’16) and Brendan O’Rourke (BSBA ’15, MBA ’18) knew that an MBA from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business was the solution to their career challenges. Ceci’s degree in chemistry from UF prepared her extensively to test, build and manufacture biomedical devices, but marketing those products was another story. Brendan was able to help clients with their personal finances at the credit union he worked for with

Meet the newest Full-Time MBA students

In 2017, 54 people started the UF MBA Full-Time 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.

Hough Graduate School of Business ranks 16th among U.S. public business schools

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business Administration was ranked 16th among U.S. public business schools in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools 2016” edition released today. UF MBA’s Traditional (full-time) Program improved four positions to No. 37 overall, and three spots to No. 16 among U.S. public programs. UF MBA was the only MBA program in the state of Florida to appear in the top 75.

UF MBA, Hough Graduate School of Business ranks in top 20

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Hough Graduate School of Business ranked 20th among U.S. public business schools in Bloomberg Businessweek’s “2012 Best U.S. Business Schools” rankings. “The rankings clearly reflect the high quality of our students and significant intellectual contributions of our faculty in their respective fields,” said Dr. S. Selcuk Erenguc, Susan Ivey Professor and Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Programs. Bloomberg Businessweek’s rankings are based on surveys of full-time MBA graduates from 2008, 2010 and 2012 (45 percent), surveys