FIU’s College of Business offers military veterans new opportunities.

After a 22-year career in military intelligence for the U.S. Marine Corps, Joseph Sinicrope was ready to retire from active duty, but he didn’t want to leave the workforce altogether. That’s when Florida International University’s (FIU) College of Business opened the doors to a new venture. Getting an MBA, always part of Sinicrope’s career plans, […]

CNN Expansión ranks FIU’s MBA among the best in the world.

In their latest edition, CNN Expansión, Mexico’s leading business magazine, published their 2011 rankings of the world’s best MBA programs. The report lists the top MBA programs in the world according to CNN Expansión‘s criteria that take into consideration GMAT scores,  research publications, percentage of faculty with PhD degrees, return on investment, percentage of international […]

MBA from Italy savors work and educational experiences in Miami.

As the technical leader of group of engineers in the R&D department of a telecommunications company in Italy, Piero Vitale (MIB ’09) didn’t expect to find himself in Miami promoting Miami-Dade County as a place to do business, particularly to fashion-lifestyle companies based in Italy, France and Spain. But through an internship with The Beacon […]

Florida International University launches fully online graduate program: the Corporate MBA.

MIAMI (September 15, 2009) –– Florida International University’s College of Business Administration is launching a new fully online Corporate MBA that will allow companies to offer employees the opportunity to earn an advanced degree on a partial scholarship. Students whose companies partner with FIU will be eligible to receive a $20,000 scholarship toward the Corporate […]

Executive MBA students hit the road to see how China does business.

Executive MBA students visiting General Motors in Shanghai The College of Business Administration’s Executive MBA (EMBA) program offers entrepreneurs and professionals the opportunity to integrate new knowledge and apply new skills and insights into their current work. Classroom learning—including courses on international business and global finance—plays a key role in the EMBA experience. The coursework […]

Victorious case competition participants showed thirst for success.

The college’s self-named “Dream Team” holds their trophy—from left, Blas Elias, Ruben Salazar, Martin Fernández, Tatiana Lopez, and Mahendran K. Jawaharlal Teams competing in the Intercollegiate Case Competition hosted by the University of South Florida spent an intense 24 hours analyzing a case from an actual company and presenting recommendations to a panel of judges […]