UF MBA Articles

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The Economist: UF MBA ranks among nation’s top 10 public full-time programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business made the greatest improvement among U.S. programs in The Economist’s 2016 “Which MBA” full-time rankings, and is now ranked as the No. 10 program among U.S. publics. UF MBA climbed 18 places from last year’s rankings—only WHU’s Otto

Joel Houston in class

UF MBA is No. 5 in The Princeton Review/Entrepreneur online MBA rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business’ Online Program ranked No. 5 according to The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur Magazine’s online MBA rankings. The Princeton Review/Entrepreneur methodology focused on five core area: Academics, selectivity, faculty, technical platforms, and career outcomes. Data points were weighted in

UF MBA elevates interim director to lead state’s top program

GAINESVILLE, Fla.  – The Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business has appointed John Gresley as Assistant Dean and Director of UF MBA Programs. Gresley, 37, had served in those roles on an interim basis since April when Dr. Alex Sevilla, who directed

Erika Rix, Megan Lehman, MBA

UF MBA recognized on Poets & Quants’ “2016 MBAs to Watch”

Megan Lehman and Erika Rix were named to Poets & Quants’ “2016 MBAs to Watch” list. Learn more about Megan and Erika, their experiences at UF MBA, and their career plans.    

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UF MBA alumni named to exclusive list

UF MBA’s Will Cannon and Lexie Cegelski were named to Poets & Quants’s “Best and Brightest MBAs” Class of 2016. Learn more about Will and Lexie, how UF MBA had an impact on their lives, and their plans for the future.    

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Student Spotlight: Jordan Mullings

A major reason Jordan Mullings wanted to be a part of UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business was the program’s successful history in national case competitions. Now, Mullings has added his own mark to that winning tradition. Mullings, along with two students from UF’s College of Public

Jane Douglas, Samantha Miller

What you read affects your writing – so choose carefully

Educators have studied the processes of reading and writing, and the development of skills in each area, but never how one influences the other. In a groundbreaking study in the May issue of the International Journal of Business Administration, University of Florida associate professor Yellowlees Douglas and graduate student Samantha

Kate O'Hara, MBA student

UF MBA Class of 2017 featured in Poets & Quants

UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business was featured in Poets & Quants’s most recent installment of “Meet the MBA Class of 2017.” Learn more about this exceptional class of students, and the incredible success UF MBA has experienced in placing its students at some of the world’s

Alex Sevilla

UF MBA Director to lead Heavener School of Business

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Dr. Alex Sevilla, who has guided UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business to its place among the nation’s premier MBA programs, has been named Associate Dean and Director of the Heavener School of Business. Dr. Sevilla replaces Dr. Brian Ray, who announced his intention

Kate O'Hara, Jonathan Siragusa, John Darnell, Lexie Cegelski at SEC MBA case competition.

UF MBA takes second in SEC case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business finished in second place at the 2016 Southeastern Conference (SEC) MBA Case Competition on Saturday at the University of Arkansas’s Walton College of Business in Fayetteville, Ark. UF MBA, which won this event the past three years since