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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

Five Hough graduate programs earn top 5 ranking among publics for second year

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Master’s degree programs across the Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business remained in the top five among public institutions for the second consecutive year in the 2019 edition of Eduniversal’s Best Master’s Ranking. Now for the third year, the Master of Science in Management took the No. 1 position among U.S. publics, and the Nathan S. Collier Master of Science in Real Estate program earned its second No. 1

See where UF MBA Full-Time students are interning this summer

UF MBA Full-Time students are spending their summers interning in impactful roles for companies across the country. These internships provide an opportunity to put learning into practice at some of the world’s most respected brands. Hear from five students as they begin their internships. Vladimir Charles, Microsoft “This summer, I landed an opportunity at Microsoft as part of the Microsoft HR Rotational Program. My placement is within the Talent Management Team for the Marketing and Consumer Business (MCB) organization with

Meet Our Deans: Selcuk Erenguc

You already know that the Warrington College of Business is the top business school in the state and one of the best in the nation and world, but do you know the leaders that have guided us to such success and recognition? In our Meet the Deans series, we introduce you to the seven deans across the Warrington College of Business, Hough Graduate School of Business, Heavener School of Business and Fisher School of Accounting that lay the foundation for

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

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

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

Five Warrington students honored by UF International Center

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Five students from the Warrington College of Business received Outstanding International Student Awards from the University of Florida International Center on November 14. The Outstanding International Student Award recognizes international students who not only meet exemplary academic achievement, but also a wide range of accomplishments and contributions. Warrington’s recipients for 2018 are: Xinyi Pan (BSAc, MAcc ’20): Pan is a combined degree student in the Bachelor of Accounting and Master of Accounting program at the Fisher School

Celebrating 10 years of the Post-Doctoral Bridge program at Warrington

Ten years ago, the Post-Doctoral Bridge program was established at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business. Since its inception, it has helped participants prepare for teaching and research careers in business schools. As we celebrate 10 years of the Post-Doctoral Bridge program in 2018, take a look at how it has helped participants bridge the discipline, supply, and financial gap at business higher education institutions. History of the Post-Doctoral Bridge program The Post-Doctoral Bridge program evolved from a