Department of Management Programs

Welcome to the Management Programs Department at Florida Atlantic University!

Dear Students,

In a world of rapid change, one thing remains steadfast: the enduring value of people - you! At the Management Programs Department, we believe that individuals like you are the most precious resource, and our mission is to empower you to thrive in an ever-evolving global landscape.

Our Core Belief—People Matter Most: In a time when technology advances at an unprecendented pace, it's easy to get lost in the whirlwind of change. But we're here to remind you that amidst all this transformation, the essence of success lies within you. People drive innovation, lead change, and shape the future. Your potential knows no bounds.

Embracing Change and Innovation: Our department is your gateway to mastering the art of embracing change and innovation. We'll equip you with the skills, knowledge, and mindset needed to not only navigate the dynamic business world but also to lead it. Here's what sets us apart:

  • Industry-Relevant Education: Our programs are meticulously designed to align with the latest industry trends, ensuring that you're always ahead of the curve.
  • Global Perspective: In a world that knows no borders, our international business courses will broaden your horizons and prepare you for global opportunities.
  • Diverse Majors and Tracks: Whether you aspire to lead, innovate, or make an impact in healthcare administration, we have a path that suits your goals. Choose from three majors: Health Administration, International Business, and Management. Further individualize your educational journey by choosing between Entrepreneruship and Leadership tracks for the management major.
  • Graduate and Doctoral Excellence: Delve deeper into your academic aspirations with our distinguished graduate programs in management. Whether you're seeking to elevate your professional journey through our comprehensive MBA—available in varied formats, specialized Management tracks, Master of Science in International Business, or the Masters of Health Administration (MHA)—or you're driven to pioneer in academia with our Ph.D. in Business Administration with an Entrepreneurship Concentration, we provide a rigorous and enriching experience tailored to mold future leaders, innovators, and scholars.
  • Expert Faculty: Learn from seasoned professionals who are passionate about your success.
  • Real-World Application: We're not just about theory; we emphasize practical, hands-on learning experiences that prepare you for the challenges and opportunities of the real world.
  • Career Empowerment: Our dedicated career services team is committed to guiding you on your path to success, from internships to job placements and beyond.
Ethlyn Williams

As you explore our website, you'll find a wealth of resources and opportunities waiting for you. But remember, at the heart of it all is a community that values you—your dreams, your aspirations, and your journey.

In this era of constant transformation, we invite you to embark on a transformative journey of your own. Let us show you how to harness the power of change, embrace innovation, and become a leader in our ever-evolving global world.

Thank you for considering the Management Programs Department at Florida Atlantic University. Together, we'll turn the challenges of change into the opportunities of a lifetime.

Warm regards,

Dr. Ethlyn Williams
Chair of Management Programs

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Academic Programs

Learn about our innovative programs.

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Adams Center for Entrepreneurship

Fueling innovation in an ever-changing global marketplace.

Support the Department of Management Programs


The following list of scholarships was created by donations from individuals and organizations for students of the College of Business (COB). The FAU Foundation and the Dean's Office administer the scholarships once per year at the start of the Fall Semester. Some scholarships are made from the interest accrued on endowed funds. The scholarships may be expendable or endowments. Therefore, each scholarship fund is reviewed and awarded on a case by case basis. Awards to scholarship recipients are received in writing approximately one month after the application window closes. 

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Contact Us

Ethlyn Willaims

Department of Management Programs

Ethlyn Williams, Chair

FL 33431, email:
p: (561) 297-3654
office: DS(87) 201B 

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Accreditation & Rankings

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Executive Education Professional Development Programs

No. 1 in Florida and No. 2 in the U.S.

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Best MBA in Sport Management

Top-10 in the world according to SportBusiness

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AACSB Accreditation

Proud member of AACSB, the premier accreditation agency for business schools

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Best Part-Time MBA

Ranked among the best part-time MBA programs

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Best Part-Time MBA

Ranked among the best part-time MBA programs

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Top-50 in Entrepreneurship

Third consecutive ranking from The Princeton Review

Best International Business Undergrad Program

Best International Business

No. 22 undergrad. by U.S. News & World Report

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

No. 44 for best online bachelor's in business

ACTA Oases of Excellence

ACTA Oases of Excellence

Phil Smith, Adams, and Madden Centers named ACTA Oases of Excellence

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