UF MBA Articles

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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

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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

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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

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UF MBA finishes in top 10 in three key metrics in latest US News rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. –The Hough Graduate School of Business’s impressive results in career placement and admissions selectivity rates were some of the nation’s best, according to U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools 2017” edition released today. Among the top 75 full-time programs to appear in U.S. News’s overall rankings,

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UF MBA named world’s No. 3 online program

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Financial Times ranked the Online Program at UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business No. 3 in the world in its “Online MBA 2016” rankings released today. UF MBA’s prominent finish marks the third consecutive year it has been ranked in the top 5

John Darnell, Lexie Cegelski, Megan Lehman and Jonathan Siragusa

UF MBA claims fifth consecutive Intercollegiate Cup crown

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business won the 2016 Florida Intercollegiate Business Case Competition this past weekend at the University of South Florida. The win marked UF MBA’s fifth consecutive victory in this competition, and its seventh in 10 appearances. UF MBA’s team earned

Jonathan Siragusa, John Darnell, Lexie Cegelski and Megan Lehman

UF MBA wins Katz Invitational Case Competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – UF MBA at the Hough Graduate School of Business won the 2016 Katz Invitational Case Competition on Jan. 29-30 at the University of Pittsburgh’s Katz Graduate School of Business. UF MBA’s team of Lexie Cegelski, John Darnell, Megan Lehman and Jonathan Siragusa bested the 12-team field, and