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UF MBA Online named No. 4 program in the nation by US News

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Warrington College of Business earned its seventh consecutive top-5 ranking among publics on U.S. News & World Report’s “2019 Best Online MBA Programs” list released January 15. With a score of 95 out of 100, it is ranked the No. 4 program in the nation and the No. 3 program among U.S. publics. “As we enter our 20th year providing an outstanding online education to our students, knowing that our program has consistently been named

Global Immersion Experience in China highlights importance of goal setting and empowering employees for UF MBA student

By Sarah Beth Hoover (BSBA Marketing ’15, MBA ’18) I don’t remember the exact moment when I noticed my love for traveling. Rather, growing up in a military family meant that I started to itch for a new adventure every 3 or 4 years. It runs through my blood, just like my love for the Gators. As a third-generation Gator alumna, I was impressed by UF once again when I started researching MBA programs. I wanted to continue working while

Why engineers 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 across each of these fields about how they are putting their business knowledge to use. After you read from them about

Balancing life as an active duty military member and UF MBA student

Balancing work, life and school commitments is critical for working professional students pursuing an MBA. The UF MBA Online program provides students with the flexibility to manage their professional commitments while still earning their MBA. Take it from Patrick Brennan, an active duty military member and current UF MBA Online student, earning an MBA is possible even with a busy schedule. Read more from Patrick about how he balances his MBA studies with his duties as an active duty member

Rankings Roundup: Warrington’s performance across the 2017-2018 major rankings

Over the 2017-2018 academic year, the University of Florida Warrington College of Business received a number of top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times, The Economist, Bloomberg Businessweek, 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

UF MBA alumna wins $15,000 in grant competition for startup

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA alumna Lauren Koff (MBA ’18) recently won The Trailblazer Prize of $10,000 for her startup Mind&Melody as part of the United Way of Miami-Dade’s first Inspire305 grant competition. In a surprising last-minute twist, an anonymous donor added $5,000 to her award, along with the other competition winners. Mind&Melody is a non-profit that brings musical instruments to healthcare facilities, nursing homes, day centers and assisted living facilities to improve the quality of life for individuals with

UF MBA online program ranks among world’s top 5

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA’s online program received its fifth top 5 ranking this year with the recent release of the QS Distance Online MBA Rankings 2018. UF MBA’s online program came in the No. 5 spot in the world, and as the No. 2 program in the United States. UF MBA was one of only three schools in the top 10 in the United States to be included on the global ranking list, along with Indiana University and George

Three ways traveling abroad made me a better business leader

By Hayley Pierre As an MBA student with a concentration in marketing in the UF MBA Online program, I ultimately decided to get my MBA from UF because of its global network and name recognition. Anywhere you are, you will find a member of the Gator Nation ready to support you in your career efforts and do the Gator Chomp with pride! I regret not studying abroad while pursuing my undergraduate degree, so I knew going into the UF MBA program

UF MBA Online students recognized among Best & Brightest by Poets & Quants

Two UF MBA Online students, Diana Miako Aguon Hock and Andrew Spradlin, were named among Poets & Quants’ inaugural Best & Brightest Online MBAs. Read more about why Class of 2018 members Diana and Andrew chose UF MBA’s Online program, the benefits of earning their MBAs online and their plans for the future.

UF MBA recognized as a top online program for program delivery and online interaction

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –  UF MBA has again been named a top program on the Financial Times’ “Top 20 Online MBA Rankings” list released on Monday. The UF MBA Online program was ranked No. 2 for program delivery and No. 3 for online interaction. The Financial Times determines program delivery rankings based on alumni ratings of online delivery of live teaching sessions, other teaching materials and online exams. Similarly, online interaction rankings are determined by alumni ratings of interaction between students,