UF MBA Articles

10 things to keep in mind when choosing an MBA program

If you’re reading this article, congratulations on your choice to pursue an MBA! You’ve made a great decision to seek a degree that 81 percent of companies are looking to hire in the next year. However, choosing the right MBA program from the hundreds of options out there is probably

Rankings Roundup: Warrington’s performance across the 2017-2018 major rankings

Over the 2017-2018 academic year, the University of Florida Warrington College of Business received a number of top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times, The Economist, Bloomberg Businessweek, Eduniversal and Ivy Exec. The exceptional rankings we received from these publications affirm our strong student quality,

Marissa Almeida

UF MBA alumna named to MBAs to Watch list by Poets & Quants

UF MBA Full-Time alumna Marissa Almeida was named to Poets & Quants’ exclusive list of 100 MBAs to Watch in the Class of 2018. Read more about why Marissa chose the UF MBA Full-Time program, how she grew from the experience, and how she left a lasting impact on other

The demand for master’s degrees in business is rising – are you ready?

If you weren’t already considering a master’s degree in a business-related field, you might change your mind after learning that the number of companies planning to hire business school graduates in 2018 is on the rise. In fact, according to the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) Corporate Recruiters Survey, companies

Lauren Koff

UF MBA alumna wins $15,000 in grant competition for startup

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA alumna Lauren Koff (MBA ’18) recently won The Trailblazer Prize of $10,000 for her startup Mind&Melody as part of the United Way of Miami-Dade’s first Inspire305 grant competition. In a surprising last-minute twist, an anonymous donor added $5,000 to her award, along with the other

UF MBA online program ranks among world’s top 5

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA’s online program received its fifth top 5 ranking this year with the recent release of the QS Distance Online MBA Rankings 2018. UF MBA’s online program came in the No. 5 spot in the world, and as the No. 2 program in the United States.

Five Hough master’s programs rank in top five among publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Programs across the Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business once again remained in the top five among public institutions in the 2018 edition of Eduniversal’s Best Master’s Ranking. For the second year, the Master of Science in Management took

John Gresley

Meet Our Deans: John Gresley

You already know that the Warrington College of Business is the top business school in the state and one of the best in the nation and world, but do you know the leaders that have guided us to such success and recognition? In our Meet the Deans series, we introduce you

Hayley Pierre

Three ways traveling abroad made me a better business leader

By Hayley Pierre As an MBA student with a concentration in marketing in the UF MBA Online program, I ultimately decided to get my MBA from UF because of its global network and name recognition. Anywhere you are, you will find a member of the Gator Nation ready to support you

5 benefits fathers experience at UF MBA

In honor of Father’s Day, we asked five dads from the UF MBA South Florida program about the benefits they’ve experienced as a father pursuing their MBA at the University of Florida.   Motivation to pursue an MBA “When I started the MBA program, my oldest daughter Natalie was turning