Dr. Youcheng Wang is the Dean and William C. Peeper Preeminent Professor in Destination Marketing at Rosen College of Hospitality Management at the University of Central Florida. He is responsible for the management and operations of UCF Rosen College, which is ranked #2 among 1000+ hospitality management programs worldwide by CEOWorld Magazine. UCF Rosen College is the largest hospitality college in North America, with approximately 3,500 students studying in a wide range of undergraduate degree programs, as well as graduate degree programs in both Masters and Ph.D. studies.
The educational mission of UCF Rosen College is to provide students with advanced classroom studies and a working knowledge of the hospitality and tourism industry, and to apply creative decision-making techniques in responding to those opportunities. The College faculty of 70 esteemed academics represent 17 different countries, along with a staff 55, and 25 adjuncts, who provide a a wide range of scholarly expertise, rich professional experience, and diverse global perspectives to our students in the fields of hospitality, tourism, events, food service, and entertainment.