South Florida MBA Articles: page 2

  • Glass door with UF MBA logo leading to the entrance of the new UF MBA South Florida location in Miramar
  • UF MBA South Florida Miramar location lobby with seating and study space for students
  • Lounge area with tables and couches for students in UF MBA South Florida Miramar location
  • Kitchen area in UF MBA South Florida Miramar location
  • Classroom surrounded by large windows at the UF MBA South Florida Miramar location
  • Back of one of the two classroom spaces in the UF MBA South Florida Miramar location

UF MBA debuts new location in ‘booming’ business area of South Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The UF MBA South Florida program has a new home in the heart of the tri-county, Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade, area. On June 29, students in the UF MBA Weekend Professional Two-Year South Florida program took their first classes in the new Miramar location. Located at 2900 Monarch Lakes Blvd, Suite 102, the 6,228 square-foot space is in the newly-constructed Miramar Tech Center. The Miramar location was strategically chosen in part because of the areas fast-growing

Erika with her Tommy and Gabriela posing for a family photo on the beach.

Master of Motherhood and Business Administration

By Erika Muñoz, BSBA ’05, MBA ’19 Life can take some unexpected turns. I found myself in my early thirties as a newly single mom on a brand new career path. I started my new job the same day my children began their first day of school. We were all a little nervous, but mostly excited to see what this new chapter would bring. With this newfound independence, I began to think about my dreams and aspirations. More often than not,

UF MBA South Florida students Gator Chomp in Santiago, Chile. Photo by Jesse B. Wright.

UF MBA South Florida students use business knowledge to provide solutions to real Chilean companies’ challenges

For students in the UF MBA Professional South Florida program, traveling to and from UF’s campus in Gainesville is a step they can skip every month on their journey to earning a degree from Florida’s best MBA program. However, there is one exciting travel component to their degree: an international study tour. The destination for the Class of 2019 was Santiago, Chile, where students had the opportunity to work with real Chilean companies and suggest solutions to each company’s challenges.

Odile Guinot

Moving up the business ladder

Odile Guinot (MBA ’07) originally came to the United States from France when she was 17 years old as part of a student exchange program. Now, in 2018, she can’t image living anywhere else. “I went back [to France] that following summer to tell my parents I was staying in the U.S. to finish my degree, and the rest is history!” she said. After completing her degree in marketing with a focus in sales from Northern Illinois University, Guinot started

UF MBA establishes new home in South Florida

Gainesville, Fla. – The UF MBA program has put its stamp on the South Florida landscape with the opening of its new executive classroom suite in Sunrise. The UF MBA program has offered its professional MBA program in South Florida since 2004, but due to the high demand for the program—based on UF’s reputation as a Top 50 MBA program—the classroom facility was quickly outgrown. Last summer, plans were made to create an executive classroom suite exclusively for the South

University of Florida to offer MBA Program in South Florida

Gainesville, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business Administration announces the launch of a new Master of Business Administration program for South Florida residents. For the first time, area business professionals will be able to earn their MBA from the University of Florida’s nationally ranked program by attending classes in Fort Lauderdale. While there are several established MBA programs in Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, UF officials are confident that the Florida MBA differs substantially from