Hough Graduate School of Business Articles

SEC MBA Case Competition

University of Florida finishes second in 2017 SEC MBA Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida finished in second place while hosting the 2017 SEC MBA Case Competition from April 6-8. The University of Georgia won the event. The case featured a business problem facing Nationwide Insurance. The University of Florida team consisted of four students – Mary Frances

UF MBA wins ACG Case Competition

UF MBA wins ACG Cup

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four University of Florida MBA students won the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Cup on March 30. The event was hosted by AGC’s Tampa Bay chapter. The UF MBA team consisted of Wes Caplan, Ryan O’Farrell, Jordan Schulz and Jonathan Siragusa. This is the

UF MBA team of Christina Dupre, Gabriel Gomes, Jesse Moon and Randy Perez won the Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition

UF MBA wins Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four students from UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business won the Florida Intercollegiate Case Competition at the University of South Florida from February 24-25. This is the sixth straight year UF MBA has won the competition. The UF MBA team consisted of Christina Dupre,

UF MBA wins Race and Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four UF MBA students won the Race and Case Competition hosted by the University of Denver from February 24-25. The four-member team from UF MBA consisted of Michelle Gassman, Mark Jacobs, Kevin Potts and Kimberly Zwerner. UF MBA came out on top against MBA

MBA Case Competition

UF MBA begins case competition season with win in Pittsburgh

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A team of four students from UF MBA at the Hough Graduate of Business’s Full-Time Program won the 2017 Katz Invitational Case Competition on Jan. 27-28 at the University of Pittsburgh’s Katz Graduate School of Business. The result marked UF MBA’s third win in this event in

Sean Limon in class

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

US News: UF MBA Online Program No. 5 in the nation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked fifth in the nation in U.S. News & World Report’s “2017 Best Online MBA Programs” rankings released Tuesday. UF MBA’s Online Program, No. 4 among U.S. publics, scored 89 out of a possible 100 points. It marks

kelsey grant

Hough student turns rejection into elation, earns second UF degree

Kelsey Grant’s journey to becoming a University of Florida graduate began with an unexpected and disappointing start four years ago: A rejection letter. However, through Grant’s academic excellence, passion for technology, and desire to be a Gator, that unpleasant setback is now a distant memory. Grant will receive her Master

Student Spotlight: Victoria Turbyfill

Spending the next four years researching in a laboratory was not in Victoria Turbyfill’s plan. She was looking for a more direct route to launch her career. She found it in the Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Program (The Thomas S. Johnson Program) and the Gator Hatchery, the Entrepreneurship &

Joel Houston teaches a class

UF MBA among nation’s top 10 public programs in significant categories

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked among the nation’s best public full-time MBA programs in career placement and student satisfaction in Bloomberg Businessweek’s “Best Business Schools 2016” released Wednesday. UF MBA ranked No. 5 in “Job Placement” among publics, and No. 7 among