UF MBA Articles

Glenn Latham

Glenn Latham (BS Chemistry ’76, MBA ’78) | February 2019

Latham (BS Chemistry 1976, MBA 1978), after a wonderful career spanning 40 years in the medical device industry, most recently as SVP of Marketing at MicroVention, Inc., is retiring to the beautiful Florida Keys to enjoy his post-career passions. “It has been truly amazing to be a part of three

A doctor and hospital administrator walk down a body hospital hallway with nurses and patients in the background.

Why medical professionals 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

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Why you need a ‘private chef’ when it comes to transforming your career

While a buffet offers lots of options, Director of Graduate Business Career Services Jason Rife explains why you’re better off with a private chef when it comes to finding the career that’s right for you. The career services experience within UF MBA is unlike that of any other full-time program.

Vijay Vaswani

Vijay Vaswani (MBA ’11) | February 2019

Vaswani (MBA 2011) was promoted to partner at Bennett Thrasher LLP. He specializes in mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures for private equity firms and strategic investors. Vaswani is also a Board Member for the BT Foundation, chairing the communications committee.

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

UF MBA students network prior to an event with former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin E. Dempsey, U.S. Army, Retired. The military friendly top 10 ranking logo is in the corner of the photo of the students.

UF MBA named in the top 10 of military friendly schools

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Warrington College of Business was named the No. 6 program on Military Friendly’s Schools Top 10 ranking. It is the No. 2 MBA program on the list, following the University of Minnesota. UF MBA exceeded each of Military Friendly’s benchmark standards across its

Hough Hall

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 March 23, 2019 at Hough Hall is the perfect event

UF MBA No. 1 Value for Money Worldwide Full-Time MBA Financial Times. UF MBA No. 6 Full-Time MBA Among Publics Financial Times.

UF MBA ascends 19 spots on Financial Times’ Global MBA Rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA made the fourth largest jump on the Financial Times’ latest rankings of MBA programs, ascending to the No. 39 spot among global MBA programs. UF MBA’s rank was also boosted to the No. 20 spot among U.S. schools and the No. 6 program among publics.

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

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

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How to make your MBA application stand out with these 4 tips

While applying for an MBA might seem like a daunting task, with these tips from Assistant Director of Admissions for the UF MBA Full-Time program Jeff Danso, you’ll be prepared to make your application stand out. Read more from Jeff about four simple steps you can take to make your