Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Articles: page 6

UF Entrepreneurship program recognized with global award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Program (MSE) at the Hough Graduate School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration was recognized by the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC) with the “2012 Excellence in Specialty Entrepreneurship Education” award. The winner was announced during GCEC’s annual conference October 5-6 at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Past winners include the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the University of Rochester, Miami University,

MSE student to compete in regional business plan competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Sam McPherson, a student in the Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Program at the Hough Graduate School of Business, will represent the University of Florida at the NetImpact-Walmart Better Living Business Plan Challenge regional event at Emory University on Friday. The competition “provides a forum for students to take their idea for a sustainable product or business solution and make that idea a reality.” It encourages college students to develop entrepreneurial ventures that incorporate

Entrepreneurship program finishes runner-up for national award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Program (MSE) at the Hough Graduate School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration was named Runner-Up for the 2012 United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) National Model Graduate Entrepreneurship Program award. The winner of the award, the University of Missouri at Kansas City, was announced during USASBE’s annual conference January 12-15 in New Orleans, following a final round of presentations by program

Entrepreneurship program named finalist for national award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship Program (MSE) at the Hough Graduate School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration was named a finalist for the 2012 United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) National Model Graduate Entrepreneurship Program award. The winner of the award will be announced during USASBE’s annual conference January 12-15 in New Orleans. “We are honored to be selected as finalists for this award,” said MSE

UF entrepreneurship students take the startup LEAP of faith

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Students participating in the Thomas S. Johnson Master of Science in Entrepreneurship (MSE) program will not only learn about starting new ventures in the classroom, but will apply those concepts directly to the creation of their own businesses as part of the new Lean Entrepreneurship Accelerator Program (LEAP). LEAP is the MSE program’s newest component—implemented into the MSE curriculum this fall— and is designed to combine the principle and practice of entrepreneurship. As part of LEAP, students