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Applying at UF MBA amid COVID-19

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, much has changed, and confusion has become the standard for many things we once considered straightforward. In an effort to help ease any confusion you might be feeling around applying for a UF MBA during this uncertain time, we spoke with Director of Admissions Naz Erenguc about the questions she and the UF MBA Admissions team have been receiving the most. Read on for Naz’s responses to your top questions below. Q: Can I still apply?

Seven reasons to attend the UF MBA Open House

If you’ve been thinking about pursuing an MBA, you know there’s a lot for you to consider and even more questions that you want answered before you decide which program is right for you. UF MBA’s Spring Open House on February 29, 2020 at Hough Hall is the perfect event for you to get your questions answered, learn about UF MBA’s resources and how pursuing an MBA at the University of Florida can transform your career. Check out the top

Why communications professionals should consider an MBA

As you might expect, business acumen is pervasive throughout many other industries, like engineering, law, health care, technology, communication and the sciences. 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

Why veterans should consider an MBA

As military members transition to civilian life, an important question often arises – what next? If you’re currently deciding what your next step will be, you might be considering supplementing your education with an MBA to help prepare you for life after serving in the United States Armed Forces. But what exactly will you gain from an MBA? In this story, we spoke with current UF MBA students who are veterans about why they decided to pursue an MBA and

Meet our MBA Director of Admissions: Naz Erenguc

Considering an MBA from the University of Florida? Meet the fearless leader who will guide you along your journey, from choosing which program is right for you to the application process and beyond, UF MBA Director of Admissions Naz Erenguc.   Naz has been with the University of Florida since 2007, most recently serving as Associate Director of Admissions at UF MBA for more than six years. She works to recruit and admit students to UF MBA, including the Full-Time,

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

Why STEM majors should consider an MBA

As you might expect, business acumen is pervasive throughout many other industries, like engineering, law, health care, technology and the sciences. 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.

Why lawyers 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

UF MBA receives highest-ever ranking from US News & World Report

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –  UF MBA at the Warrington College of Business made an impressive 9-place jump on U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools 2020” rankings, landing in its highest-ever spot on the annual list of top MBA programs in the nation. “We are excited to be recognized as one of the top 25 MBA programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and we’re especially thrilled to share the ‘top 10 public’ designation held by UF as a