WSU is well known for its programs in veterinary medicine, animal science, food science, plant science, neuroscience, agriculture, criminal justice, architecture, and communications.
Food science, veterinary medicine, and animal health are some of the important research areas at the university, whose food and agricultural research helps sustain the state’s food industry.
WSU is also home to one of the nation’s few Nuclear Research Reactors. The university is recognized for its “very high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, and its Honor College is one of the most respected all-university programs for academically talented students.
In addition, WSU’s Internet-based Global Campus provides online undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates, as well as non-degree options.
Washington State University has the following colleges:
- College of Business
- College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences
- College of Education
- Edward R. Murrow College of Communication
- College of Pharmacy
- College of Arts and Sciences
- College of Engineering and Architecture
- College of Veterinary Science
- College of Nursing