UF MBA Engineering Partnership – Insights from our Engineers

The UF MBA program reserves a limited number of spaces to outstanding students from both undergraduate and graduate engineering programs. The Engineering Partnership allows students an accelerated admissions process into the full-time program. More information on the Engineering Partnership can be found here. Michael Larkin, Class of 2019 Throughout [...]

2018-03-22T14:29:25+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Categories: News & Events, Student Views|Tags: , , , |

MBA Cup 2018: Halftime Report

We're halfway through the season for the MBA Cup, and the competition is growing in intensity. The second-years currently have the lead, but there are plenty of opportunities for the other cohorts to catch up. ABOUT UF MBA CUP The MBA Cup is an annual competition for full-time UF MBA students. Students [...]

2018-03-28T16:30:04+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: News & Events, Student Views|Tags: , , , |

When Gators Go North

In December, a few of the first-year MBA students and I decided to venture north into the frozen White Mountains of New Hampshire to where I partially grew up. While visiting the backwoods of New England, I hoped to share my childhood experiences with my new UF colleagues and friends by introducing them to winter [...]

2017-12-10T17:05:02+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , |

On Being a “Nontraditional Candidate”

So you’ve made that first decision that it’s time to go back to school and pursue a Master’s in Business Administration; congratulations!  But, there is a nagging suspicion in the back of your mind that your “nontraditional” background is going to hold you back.  Don’t worry, I was you.  With a degree in Political Science [...]

2017-11-29T22:57:54+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , |

A Message from Lexie Cegelski, 2015-16 UFMBAA President

Your career as an MBA student in Gainesville begins with a flurry of meeting new people, a sweaty obstacle course, an NFL draft of choosing teams, scavenger hunts and presentations. You (try to) perfect your 30 second elevator pitch, plan your weekends around football, and spend your first week figuring out whether First Magnitude, Oozoo, [...]

2017-12-10T17:05:03+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , , , , |