The Washington State University School of Business Hospitality Management was recently ranked Number 2 in the nation by a global ranking organization.
The school was also ranked seventh in the world by the Academic Ranking of World Universities in hospitality and tourism management.
The 2021 ranking, reported by the ShanghaiRanking Consultancy, focuses on the strength of academic research in the fields of tourism and hospitality management, including international influence and recognition.
Last year, the school was ranked as No. 4 in the United States and 11th in the world.
The hospitality program, which started in 1932, is part of WSU Carson College of Business.