Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise

Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise

Consistently named among the top business schools in the nation.

The Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise is home to the best private undergraduate and graduate business programs in Florida.

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
2019-2020 College of Distinction badge for the field of Business
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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.

In the News

Guy D. Colado

Distinguished Alumnus: Guy D. Colado ’66

A native of Winter Park, Guy D. Colado ’66 has had a long and distinguished career as a...

R. Howard Wiggs

Distinguished Alumnus: R. Howard Wiggs ’86

Trustee R. Howard Wiggs ’86, a native of Mulberry, has carried forward the virtues of h...

Trustee John Rodda

Trustee John Rodda: 1955–2018

Dr. John Rodda, who served Florida Southern College as a trustee and supporter of athl...

Earn your MBA in 12 to 24 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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Questions? Contact

Paula Monte

Executive Assistant to the Dean
863.680.4280

J. Michael Weber

Dean of the Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise
863.680.4277

Dr. krista lewellyn

MBA Program Director
863.680.4285

Dr. William Quilliam

MAcc Program Director
863.680.4279