Hospitality Management - A.S.
The Hospitality Management associate degree program introduces students to the dynamic world of hospitality. Students learn about the various business segments within the hospitality industry, and they can use their major electives and free electives to further explore their area of interest. Students enrolled in this program can apply all credits toward the Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Management.
Upon completion of the program, graduates are expected to:
- Apply the major concepts, skills and values of the hospitality industry in managing day-to-day hospitality operations.
- Apply the foundational skills and concepts necessary for career growth into a wide range of management positions.
- Utilize logic and critical thinking skills in a hospitality environment to create solutions for guests and other stakeholders.
A two-year program leading to an associate degree
|Technology in the Hospitality Industry|
|Food Service in Hospitality and Tourism|
|Orientation to the Hospitality Industry|
|Managing the Hotel Guest Experience|
|Hospitality Sales and Meeting Management|
|Human Resources Management in Service Organizations|
|Dynamics of Tourism and Sustainability|
|Choose 6 credits from the following:|
|The Business of Event Management|
|Food Service Operations|
|The Gaming Industry|
|Exploring the Private Club Industry|
|Food Culture and Tourism|
|World Geography for Tourism and Hospitality|
|Related Professional Studies||3|
|Accounting for Hospitality Service Organizations|
|A&S Core Experience|
|Communications Foundation Courses||9|
|Rhetoric & Composition I|
|Rhetoric & Composition II|
One ILS course at the 2000 level
|Arts and Humanities||3|
|Ethics: A Global Perspective|
|A Survey of College Mathematics|
|Foundations of Leadership Studies|
9 credits selected from 1000–4999 numbered offerings within the university
NOTE: Students must pass MATH0010 Pre-Algebra or have equivalent placement scores to enroll in required math course(s).
Note: Students must pass ENG0001 Writing Workshop or have equivalent placement scores to enroll in ILS 2000-level courses
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