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February 7, 2014

Appointments, honors and activities

• Rankings:

- Purdue's School of Hospitality and Tourism Management has been ranked first for both master's and doctorate programs in a study published by the Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Education. "A Longitudinal Study of Hospitality and Tourism Management Graduate Program Quality Assessment Rankings" based its 2011-2012 results for programs in the United States on curriculum, student body, resources and graduate faculty. More information can be found at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10963758.2013.850302 - .UvT4eoXXe_U

- Thirteen Krannert School of Management master's programs have been ranked in the top 25 in either North America or worldwide by Eduniversal, a European-based online higher education selection tool. Its rankings are based on program reputation, graduates' beginning salaries and student satisfaction. The programs ranked worldwide are supply chain and logistics, 4; financial markets, 11; and entrepreneurship, 19. Those ranked in North America are human resources management, 3; information systems management, 5; marketing, 5; engineering and project management, 6; full-time MBA, 6; executive MBA, 8; corporate finance, 15; international management, 15; accounting and auditing, 24; and economics, 24. In overall rankings of business schools last fall by Eduniversal, Krannert was ranked 18th. More information can be found at http://www.best-masters.com/