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US News ranks Heavener School of Business 16th in the nation among publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked 16th among all U.S. public undergraduate business programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “2014 Best Colleges” issue. The Heavener School of Business, which ranked 27th among public and private undergraduate business programs, also placed in the top 10 in five specialty categories. The Heavener School placed fourth in Real Estate (seventh overall), fifth in Quantitative Analysis (ninth overall), sixth in Accounting (11th overall),

Fisher School’s undergraduate program ranks sixth among U.S. public accounting programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate program ranked sixth among all U.S. public accounting programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “2014 Best Colleges” edition. Overall, Fisher’s undergraduate program ranked 11th among all U.S. private and public accounting programs. “Our students, faculty and staff work tirelessly toward continuous improvement in our accounting programs, and we’re pleased to see these efforts recognized,” said Dr. Gary McGill, J. Roy Duggan Professor, Associate Dean and Director of the Fisher School

UF MBA’s Internet Program recognized for achievement in entrepreneurship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked No. 2 in TheBestSchools.org’s “20 Best Online Programs for MBA in Entrepreneurship.” Programs were assessed by seven criteria: 1) Strong core curricula and creative approaches, 2) Program diversity and options offered, 3) Retention, completion and employment rates, 4) Reported student satisfaction, 5) Cost of programs and financial assistance, 6) School’s prominence, and 7) Professional associations with corporations and businesses. UF MBA celebrated one of its best years

Information Systems researchers elevate Warrington into top 10 global programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – John B. Higdon Eminent Scholar Chair Dr. Hsing K. (Kenny) Cheng, Susan Cameron Professor Dr. Subhajyoti (Shubho) Bandyopadhyay and Emeritus Professor Dr. Gary J. Koehler were recognized for exceptional research productivity based on the Association for Information Systems Senior Scholars’ Basket of Journals. The contributions of these scholars placed the Warrington College of Business Administration 10th worldwide and ninth among U.S. publics in the top three information systems journal category. The rankings reflect productivity from 2010 to

Hough Graduate School of Business ranks in top 15 among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Hough Graduate School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked 15th among U.S. public business schools in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools 2014” edition released Tuesday. The UF MBA Traditional Program at the Hough Graduate School of Business improved four places to achieve its No. 15 ranking among U.S. publics, and climbed eight spots to 36th overall among both public and private institutions. UF MBA was ranked 24th overall and

US News again ranks Heavener School of Business among top programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Heavener School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked in the top 15 in seven specialty categories in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2013” issue. The Heavener School placed no lower than 13th in those specialty categories among U.S. public undergraduate programs and were ranked in the top 10 in Real Estate (fourth), Quantitative Analysis (tied for fifth), Finance (eighth) and Marketing (tied for 10th). The Heavener School was ranked 21st

Fisher School undergraduate program ranked fifth among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The undergraduate program at the Fisher School of Accounting was ranked fifth among all U.S. public accounting programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2013” issue. Overall, Fisher’s undergraduate program placed 10th among all U.S. private and public accounting programs. “We are very proud of the quality of our students, faculty and staff,” said J. Roy Duggan Professor Dr. Gary McGill, who is the Director of the Fisher School. “We strive to continuously improve our

Warrington’s undergraduate programs rank in top 20 in leading magazine

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The undergraduate programs at the Warrington College of Business Administration was ranked in the top 20 among U.S. public universities in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2012 edition. Warrington’s undergraduate programs ranked 19th among U.S. publics and 46th overall. Warrington’s undergraduate programs ranked the highest among all undergraduate business programs in the state of Florida. “The solid rankings of Warrington’s undergraduate programs are a testament to the outstanding quality of our faculty and students,” said Dr.

Hough Graduate School of Business ranks 19th among U.S. public schools

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Hough Graduate School of Business at the Warrington College of Business Administration was ranked in the top 20 among U.S. public business schools in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools” 2013 Edition. The UF MBA Program at the Hough Graduate School of Business ranked 19th among U.S. public business schools and 44th overall marking the eighth consecutive year the program has been ranked in the top 50 overall. UF MBA was the only program

Fisher School ranked among nation’s top public accounting schools

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate and graduate programs both ranked 13th among U.S. public universities in the 30th Annual Survey of Accounting Professors published by Public Accounting Report (PAR). The Fisher School’s doctoral program ranked 16th among U.S. public universities. “We are pleased to be recognized for the quality of our students, faculty and programs,” said J. Roy Duggan Professor Dr. Gary McGill, Associate Dean of the Warrington College of Business Administration and Director of the