If you’re looking for a broad-based hospitality education, the Travel-Tourism and Hospitality Management bachelor’s degree will provide you with the foundation. This program prepares you to work in all facets of this fast-paced industry, from managing a tropical resort to coordinating concierge service at a high-end hotel or negotiating tours to exotic locales. Our immersive approach blends classroom education with hands-on learning and related work experience in the hotel, travel/tourism and food sectors. Through this program you’ll learn
Through a term-long rotational internship held at various sites, you'll put classroom theory to work in a real-world setting. Past locations have included international tour companies, cruise line operators, tourism offices and convention and visitor's bureaus. This career-building program culminates in a group project where your team will research, negotiate, schedule and implement a once-in-a-lifetime tour to an exciting locale, either in the U.S. or abroad. The program is enhanced by visiting guest speakers. You can further customize your degree by selecting a concentration option specific to your area(s) of interest.
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