Hospitality Management - M.S.
The Hospitality Management Master of Science degree program provides students the skills and experiences needed to advance their careers in hospitality leadership positions. The field of hospitality is evolving — in order to meet the paradigm shifts in the service industry, professionals need contemporary training to maintain a competitive advantage. Students also have the opportunity to focus their field of study on becoming a hospitality educator or by advancing their career as a hospitality leader. Through the university’s relationship with the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), students are able to apply the program knowledge to a wide array of industry-relevant professional certifications upon completion of their master's degree.
Upon completion of the program, graduates are expected to:
- Demonstrate advanced communication and presentation skills.
- Differentiate cultural norms in global and domestic business interactions to effectively lead teams.
- Critically analyze and critique research, financial performance and strategic plans.
- Formulate ethical strategies to mitigate operational challenges within the hospitality industry.
Master of Science
|ACCT5000||Corporate Financial Accounting||3|
|HOSP5020||Strategic Marketing in Service Dominant Logic||3|
|HOSP6120||Organizational Behavior in the Hospitality Industry||3|
|HOSP6130||Competitive Strategies in Hospitality||3|
|HOSP6509||Hospitality and Tourism Global Issues||3|
|RSCH5700||Research and Inquiry||3|
|Choose three of the following:||9|
|Franchising and Licensing|
|Benchmarking and Operations Analysis in the Hospitality Industry|
|Corporate Social Responsibility|
|Experience, Adventure and Education Tourism|
|Information Technology in Hospitality and Tourism|
|Leadership Theory and Practice|
|Event Leadership and Planning|
|Event Operations & Risk Management|