The hospitality industry is single largest industry in the world -comprising businesses ranging from food and beverage services, accommodations and transportation to leisure and entertainment — lodging, resorts, clubs, campgrounds, time share, airlines, cruise lines and car rentals.
Under the supervision of hospitality management faculty, students prepare and serve meals in the fully functional campus restaurant, The Crystal Room.
In addition, you will be required to complete a 300-hour internship in the hospitality industry during a semester. You also may test for preselected nationally and internationally recognized course nodules of the American Hotel & Lodging Association Educational Institute.
Interact with other hospitality management students and professionals in the field through organizations such as:
A degree in hospitality management paves the way to a variety of career opportunities, particularly in management and other professional areas.
Overall job opportunities in the hospitality industry will continue to grow. Graduates of hospitality management programs, particularly those with computer skills, should have the best opportunities.
The Career Center creates links among students, alumni and local professionals. You will have access to: