College of Hospitality Management (COHM) Courses

COHM3010 The Tiefel Project Seminar I

Tiefel Project I is the first of a series of three application-based seminar courses through which students selected as Tiefel Student Scholars develop a problem-based research project related to a current issue/topic in the hospitality industry under the guidance of JWU faculty and industry leaders. During this first seminar, students work collaboratively to develop a formal research proposal to be reviewed by industry mentor/s. (Hybrid Delivery).
Prerequisite(s): Selection as a Tiefel Student Scholar, sophomore status. (HY)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Providence
1.5 Quarter Credit Hours

COHM3020 The Tiefel Project Seminar II

Tiefel Project II is the second of a series of three application-based seminar courses through which students selected as Tiefel Student Scholars conduct a problem-based research project related to a current issue/topic in the hospitality industry under the guidance of JWU faculty and industry leaders. During this second seminar, students complete an approved research project supported by assigned JWU faculty serving as Tiefel Faculty Fellows. Additional guidance is provided through periodic touchpoints with one or more industry mentors. (Hybrid Delivery).
Prerequisite(s): Selection as a Tiefel Student Scholar, sophomore status. (HY)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Providence
1.5 Quarter Credit Hours

COHM3030 The Tiefel Project Seminar III

Tiefel Project III is the final in a series of three application-based seminar courses through which students selected as Tiefel Student Scholars complete a problem-based research project related to a current issue/topic in the hospitality industry under the guidance of JWU faculty and industry leaders. During this final seminar, students develop and deliver formal presentations to share findings with diverse audiences. The culminating presentation event takes place through The Tiefel Project Showcase. (Hybrid Delivery).
Prerequisite(s): Selection as a Tiefel Student Scholar, sophomore status. (HY)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Providence
1.5 Quarter Credit Hours

COHM3799 College of Hospitality Management Intermediate Internship

Students enrolled in the College of Hospitality Management Intermediate Internship engage in experiential learning to integrate knowledge and skills learned in the classroom within a professional setting. Through the internship, students gain valuable applied experience and have the opportunity to make connections within their chosen field/industry. Additionally, students gain firsthand experience with the challenges, nuances and everyday expectations associated with a variety of functions within the hospitality industry. Through the internship and reflective assignments, students gain greater insight regarding their own career-readiness.
Prerequisite(s): To be eligible for this internship, students must: 1) maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 during the entire pre-program application process, and 2) have completed 90 hours of course work. (OL)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Online, Providence, Providence CE
13.5 Quarter Credit Hours

COHM4799 College of Hospitality Management Advanced Internship

Students enrolled in the College of Hospitality Management Advanced Internship engage in experiential learning to integrate knowledge and theory learned in the classroom with practical application and managerial skills development in a professional setting. Through the internship, students gain valuable applied experience and have the opportunity to leverage connections within their chosen field/industry. Additionally, students gain firsthand experience with the challenges, nuances and everyday expectations associated with a variety of functions within the field of hospitality management. Through the internship and reflective assignments, students gain greater insight regarding their own career-readiness and what is required for success in their chosen profession.
Prerequisite(s): To be eligible for this internship, students must: 1) maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 during the entire pre-program application process, and 2) have completed 90 hours of course work. (OL)
Offered at Charlotte, Denver, North Miami, Online, Providence, Providence CE
4.5-13.5 Quarter Credit Hours