Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise

Barney Barnett
School of Business
and Free Enterprise

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Consistently named among the top business schools in the nation.
#1 in Teaching Quality (2021 Poets & Quants)

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

ranked in the top ten regional universities in the south by u.s. news and world report
the princeton review the 387 best colleges
ranked among the best undergraduate business schools by poets and quants
colleges of distinction 2021 to 2022
ranked one of the best online MBA programs by u.s. news and world report
fortune's best online master of business administration programs list for 2021 badge
CEO magazine's number 40 global online mba ranking for 2021 badge
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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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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

J. Michael Weber

Dean of the Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise

Dr. krista lewellyn

MBA Program Director

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Dr. William Quilliam

MAcc Program Director