UF MBA Articles

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Why STEM majors should consider an MBA

Reading Time: 4 minutes 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

Loren Parra

Loren Parra (MBA ’17) | August 2019

Reading Time: 1 minute Parra (MBA 2017) is the Director of the George Barley Water Prize, a $10 million science prize, and the largest of its kind, from The Everglades Foundation. The program catalyzes innovation to develop technologies that remove phosphorus from water, the root cause of unsightly and dangerous algal blooms. Based in

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7 reasons why you should attend the UF MBA Golf & Greet at Topgolf

Reading Time: 3 minutes 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 Golf & Greet at Topgolf is the perfect event for you to get your questions

Tyler Reed

Tyler Reed (MBA ’16) | August 2019

Reading Time: 1 minute Reed (MBA 2016) is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of The Business Writers (TBW). Established in 2018, the organization has quickly garnered contracts with some of Florida’s biggest advertising agencies, engineering firms, law firms, and a myriad of small businesses to produce crisp, clean, and compelling content. Nearing their one-year

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

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

Reading Time: 2 minutes 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

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These are the ‘must-have’ subjects, according to MBA students. UF MBA has courses in each.

Reading Time: 2 minutes When enrolling in an MBA program, students have different goals when it comes to what they want to get out of the program. Some want to get a new job, others want to get a promotion and some want to change industries entirely. The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) recently

Why it was important to get my MBA in my own backyard

Reading Time: 3 minutes By Jesse B. Wright Education Bachelor of Science, Industrial and Systems Engineering, c/o 2008, University of Florida Master of Business Administration, c/o 2019, University of Florida Professional National Account Manager Schindler Elevator Corporation Since undergrad, I dreamed of pursuing an MBA to help expand and balance my business knowledge.  The

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Rankings Roundup: How Warrington performed in 2018-2019

Reading Time: 3 minutes Over the 2018-2019 academic year, the Warrington College of Business received a number of top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times, The Economist, Eduniversal and Ivy Exec. The exceptional rankings we received from these publications affirm our strong student quality, alumni success, value of

Samuel Lopez, Jr.

Samuel Lopez, Jr. (MBA ’12, DBA ’20) | July 2019

Reading Time: 1 minute Lopez (MBA 2012, DBA 2020) is a Surface Warfare Officer with the U.S. Navy. After 24 years of service, Lopez will be retiring from the U.S. Navy in September. He is currently in his last year of the UF Doctor of Business Administration program. Connect with him on LinkedIn.

Eduniversal 2019 Best Master's Degrees with #1 rankings for management and real estate, #2 ranking for international business and entrepreneurship and #4 ranking for Full-Time MBA

Five Hough graduate programs earn top 5 ranking among publics for second year

Reading Time: 2 minutes GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Master’s degree programs across the Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business remained in the top five among public institutions for the second consecutive year in the 2019 edition of Eduniversal’s Best Master’s Ranking. Now for the third year, the