Wine and Beverage Business Management 

Using WSU’s research and development partnerships with winemakers across the state, you’ll learn a broad range of wine and beverage business practices from our award-winning faculty.  


  • Global Campus (Online)
  • Pullman
  • Tri-Cities

Degree Types:

  • Bachelor's
  • Doctorate
  • Master's
  • Minor


  • Ste. Michelle Wine Estates WSU Wine Science Center, a teaching, research, and extension facility at WSU Tri-Cities developed in close partnership with the Washington wine industry 
  • Marriott Foundation Hospitality Teaching Center, home to a teaching/production kitchen, elegant dining room and wine-tasting area on the Pullman campus 
  • Tailored to the needs of the premium wine industry in Washington, one of the world’s best and fastest-growing wine regions 
  • Internship requirement means you graduate with 1,000 hours in industry experience 


With a Wine and Beverage Business Management degree, you can work in:  

  • Cellars and tasting rooms 
  • Wine clubs 
  • Winemaking and brewing 
  • Sales, marketing and distribution  
  • Quality assurance 
  • Retail 

Transfer Students

WSU accepts credit from Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and CLEP exams, associate degrees, Running Start and more.  

You’re considered a transfer student at WSU if you’ve received college credit post-high school.  

Use our Transfer Course Search Tool to determine what courses you need to take at your current institution to transition to WSU smoothly. 

Admission to WSU and admission to your desired major are two separate processes. Contact your academic department for specific requirements and prerequisites unique to your major.   


Complete the General Scholarship Application to be eligible for 700+ WSU scholarship programs, including ones specifically for a major you’re interested in. Use our search tool to find more scholarships outside WSU.  

Fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) or WASFA (Washington Application for State Financial Aid) to be considered for scholarships, grants, loans, and other forms of aid. 

Internships, Jobs, and Work-study

Find hundreds of student-friendly jobs, internships, and work-study opportunities with our WSU student job board, Handshake. You can also check with departments for internships specific to a major. 

Get advice and learn more at the Academic Success and Career Center. 

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  • Pullman
  • Tri-Cities

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  • Pullman
  • Tri-Cities


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