Master of International Business Articles: page 5

Natalie Martinez (BSBA ’15, MIB ’16) | February 2019

Martinez (BSBA 2015, MIB 2016), a legislative assistant at the U.S. House of Representatives, was selected to travel to Cuba with the CubaOne Foundation for a week of exploring the growing entrepreneurial class of women on the island. The nonprofit is extremely selective of its participants for the all-expenses-paid trip.

Henry Ngo (BSBA ’05, MIB ’06) | December 2018

Ngo (BSBA 2005, MIB 2006)  was promoted to manager in CBIZ Tampa Bay’s audit department. Henry is a CPA and has been with CBIZ for over seven years. He is also a member of the AICPA and FICPA.

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

UF Warrington announces three online specialized master’s degree programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida is expanding three of its specialized master’s degree programs to include fully online versions. Starting in the fall of 2019, students can pursue a Master of Science in Management, Master of International Business or Master of Science in Entrepreneurship from anywhere in the world. A long-time leader in online education, the Warrington College of Business was one of the first schools to offer a fully accredited online

Practice makes perfect at Professional Development Day

By Haley Aouate As any young professional will tell you, the idea behind an elevator pitch is that if you’re ever caught in an elevator with the CEO of your dream company or a hiring manager, you have 30-60 seconds of their valuable time to sell yourself through this short, persuasive description. This is my elevator pitch. My name is Haley Aouate, and I am a full-time graduate student in the Master of International Business program. I recently completed by

MIB student uses business knowledge to help build stronger communities in Peru

The summer before Nicolette Duong (BS ’17, MIB ’18) began her freshman year at the University of Florida, she took a trip to Peru that she thought would just be a visit to see family. Instead, it would inspire her passion for helping others in need. While shadowing her medical student cousin, Duong questioned why the emergency room they were in was so full. “I learned that half the patients suffered from diabetes-related complications,” she said. “After learning that these

Five Hough master’s programs rank in top five among publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Programs across the Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business once again remained in the top five among public institutions in the 2018 edition of Eduniversal’s Best Master’s Ranking. For the second year, the Master of Science in Management took the No. 1 position among U.S. publics, and UF MBA’s Full-Time program remained in the No. 5 spot. The Nathan S. Collier Master of Science in Real Estate was named

Warrington: A College Focused on More Than Academics

By Michael Cizek Ever wonder about the difference between a college and a university? A university requires students to take broad academic coursework, giving the pupil a “universal” educational experience. That’s why it’s called a university. Cool, huh? But a college focuses specifically on applicable coursework. That’s why the Warrington College of Business doesn’t require general education classes and focuses exclusively on business coursework. So, to graduate from UF with a degree from Warrington, one must fulfill the “universal” education

Warrington combined degree options allow students to graduate with more than a bachelor’s degree

A degree from the Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida helps students stand out in a competitive job market. Warrington’s combined degree options allow students to take their college experience a step further by obtaining a bachelor’s and master’s degree, while also saving them time and money, and becoming even more competitive candidates for positions across the nation and world. Read more from four students who have made the transition from the Heavener School of Business to

Warrington combined degrees: Master of International Business

Master of International Business student David Florez answers questions about what it’s like to be a combined-degree student, what he’s learned in his master’s program and making the transition from the Heavener School of Business to the Hough Graduate School of Business.   Q. What was your major as an undergraduate student? A. “My undergraduate major was Finance.” Q. Why did you decide to pursue your undergraduate major? A. “I decided to pursue Finance because of my interest analyzing data and because