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FDU’s International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management ranked among the best in the US and the world

CEOWORLD magazine, as part of its annual university rankings of the Best Hospitality and Hotel Management Schools in The World, listed Fairleigh Dickinson University’s International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management number nine.

The CEOWORLD magazine ranking is unique among international higher education institution surveys as it evaluates schools in terms of the full scope of their missions, including global reputation and influence, recruiter feedback, job placement rate, admission eligibility, specialization, and academic reputation. It also relies upon peer ranking from senior scholars in over 52 countries to develop its list.

FDU’s hospitality program also fares well closer to home. ranked the school the sixth best hospitality program in the United States.

According to, “We’ve thoroughly evaluated the top schools and programs, basing our ranking on academic quality, awards, reputation, independent evaluations, facilities, and internship opportunities.”

To see FDU in the lists and review the full methodology behind the surveys, see and CEOWORLD magazine.