Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise

Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise

Home of central Florida’s Premier MBA

Our innovative, award-winning 16-month MBA will provide you with a competitive advantage in today’s demanding global marketplace.

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Come join the best undergraduate private college business program in Florida.

We educate and inspire leaders to have a positive, consequential impact, by fostering an entrepreneurial mindset in teaching business disciplines through highly engaged, experiential practices.

recognized as one of the best business schools of 2018 by the princeton review
ranked among the best undergraduate business schools by poets and quants
2018-2019 College of Distinction badge for the field of Business

The Barnett Business School, together with University of Florida and University of Miami, are the only schools in Florida to be named a prestigious Bloomberg Best Undergraduate Business School.

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AACSB Accredited

Accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is a mark of excellence in business education, earned by less than 5 percent of the world’s business programs.

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The Business Experience

Dedicated Faculty

Dedicated Faculty

Our faculty members keep pace with the latest trends in the world of business by serving on boards of corporations, nonprofit, civic organizations, practicing as CPAs, operating their own businesses, and serving as consultants.

Hands-on Learning

Hands-on Learning

Apply business theory and concepts to real-world applications. In addition to class assignments and summer projects, you’ll have the opportunity for internships at a variety of regional, national, and international companies.

A Global Mindset

A Global Mindset

Recognizing the importance of preparing students to lead in the global marketplace, Florida Southern builds greater international awareness through each of its course offerings and study abroad programs.

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Paula Monte

Executive Assistant to the Dean

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Dr. James Fenton

Dean of the Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise

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Dr. krista lewellyn

MBA Program Director

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Dr. William Quilliam

MAcc Program Director

Earn your MBA in 16 Months

Integrating classroom learning with practical, real-world business experience, you will develop the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed in today’s global marketplace.

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Program Options

We offer a wide range of programs to propel our students forward in their career objectives.