Student Testimonials

The following comments are anonymously sourced from the Students Perception of Teaching (SPOTs) surveys given to students in GEB 6215.

What did you like most about this course?

  • "The professor’s feedback on assignments, the presentations, and the curriculum that can so easily be used for the real business world."
  • "It was a good introductory course for my MBA; it got me on point."
  • "Very refreshing. It was learning useful skills that I will be able to implement in my professional career."
  • "I learned how to communicate with my supervisor and was able to earn a promotion due to my enhanced communication skills. Communication used to be one of my weakest points, but after this course I feel more confident and have a lot more direction on how to better my skill."
  • "The real-life application of preparing for presentations that we can use in our own profession."
  • "Assignments in the class were encouraged to be in direct relation to what we, as students, are doing for our own company. As a result, the projects in many cases would have benefits beyond the class and not just for a grade."
  • "The fact that the instructor helped us connect real-world happenings with classroom teaching."
  • "I learned a lot taking this class, especially on how to be effective and get straight to the point."
  • "Great kick-off course for the MBA program. Excellent foundation in communications, specifically in writing and presenting, which should be highly valuable for the remainder of the program."
  • "I was pleasantly surprised to realize I was immediately applying discussion topics at work with my writing strategy and technique. I saw a tremendous change in my performance at work."
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Business Communications

Department of Business Communications

Dr. Mary Kay Boyd, Chair

777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431
p: (561) 297-3940
office: FL(24) 348

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Accreditation & Rankings

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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 Undergrad. Business

Recognized for best undergrad. business

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Best Online Grad. Business

Selected among the best for online master's in business (non-MBA)

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Best Online MBA

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Best Online MBA for Veterans

Honored as a best online MBA program for veterans

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Best Online Grad Business for Veterans

Selected as a best online grad business program for veterans

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Top-50 in Entrepreneurship

Third consecutive ranking from The Princeton Review

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Best International Business

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Best Online Bachelor's in Business

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

#27 for best online bachelor's in business

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Best MBA in Sport Management

Top-20 in the world according to SportBusiness

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Phil Smith and Adams Centers named ACTA Oases of Excellence

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