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UF MBA Transformation Weekend shakes up professional development with interactive learning experiences

At UF MBA, we focus on transforming you into your best professional and personal self. Aside from high academic settings and standards, UF MBA also provides professional development opportunities that teach you the communication, problem-solving, teamwork and other soft skills that employers are looking for in new hires.    This year, UF MBA debuted a new, exciting avenue to build those skills – Transformation Weekend, an immersive experiential learning program for all UF MBA students. Transformation Weekend hosted a dynamic

How UF MBA fit into my busy schedule

Enrolling in an MBA program can challenge your schedule. Whether you have a family, a job or other pressing commitments that have you nervous about enrolling in an MBA program, UF MBA offers a program format that will fit your busy schedule. Learn more about how these UF MBA students benefitted from the flexibility offered by our program formats. Saffiyah “Saffy” Johnson, LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) Clinical Network Manager, New Directions Behavioral Health  UF MBA’s Professional program allowed Saffy

Giving online students a home

As Warrington offers more flexibility through the UF MBA program, the College wanted to help online students feel like members of The Gator Nation. UF MBA recently introduced an online program that requires zero campus visits, which created a challenge for Warrington’s Teaching and Learning Center – how do you make students feel at home in a location they’ve never visited? The answer came through a shift in orientation. Before the fully online program was introduced, all UF MBA students

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

UF MBA Online program ranked among top 5 US programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The UF MBA Online program at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business was ranked among the top five programs in the United States on the 2019 QS Online MBA Rankings. Out of 19 online MBA programs in the United States on the list, the UF MBA Online program was ranked No. 3, following the University of Southern California and Indiana University. Among public programs in the United States, UF MBA was the No. 2 program

UF MBA students named among Poets & Quants’ Best & Brightest Online MBAs

Two UF MBA students, Juan P. Lopez and Angeline Gross, were recognized by Poets & Quants on its Best & Brightest Online MBAs: Class of 2019. Check out what Juan and Angeline had to say about why they chose UF MBA Online, how they’ve grown throughout their time in the UF MBA Online program, the most surprising thing about the online learning environment and more.  

Two Views, One Business School: UF’s Warrington College of Business

“Making the decision to get an MBA is easy: graduates generally double their salary, a statistic that holds even in a severe economic recession,” writes Matt Zbrog for BSchools.org. “But where to get the MBA is a much more complicated decision. And, with the advent of better online MBA programs, the number of choices has effectively doubled. You not only have to decide where to get your MBA but also in which format.” Zbrog spoke with two UF MBA alumni,

UF MBA’s Online Flexibility Offers Big Campus Benefits

By Will Critz, Navy Lieutenant, Surface Warfare Officer So, you’ve decided to get your MBA online – after all, an MBA is the number one way to open career opportunities, enhance your skills at work, and increase earning potential. You’ve signed up for the GMAT/GRE, dusted off those math skills, and learned the word “quant.” You probably have a few hesitations though – will the workload lay flat on your existing career and personal life? Will the online format provide

Student experience in UF MBA Online program among world’s best according to Financial Times

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –  UF MBA continues to be a top-ranked program in the world according to the Financial Times’ “Top Online MBA Programs” ranking released on Monday. “This ranking from the Financial Times sums the points of pride within our program,” said John Gresley, Assistant Dean and Director of UF MBA. “The UF MBA Online program is a rich educational experience offered at the students’ own convenience, where they can easily engage and connect with faculty and their peers, all

How I’ve been able to make lasting connections in a completely online MBA program

After being out of school for 25 years, Nancy Oswald decided it was time for her to return to pursue an MBA. While she initially chose the UF MBA Fully Online program to work around her early schedule in the construction industry, she would find the flexibility of a completely online program a necessity after a serious burn injury. Despite not commuting to campus for her courses, Nancy was able to use her connections with her classmates and the UF