Hospitality is expressed as one of the first experiences that we have in life. When you greet someone or are welcomed somewhere, you have experienced hospitality. A hospitality manager may work in a vast number of professions spanning from hotels, restaurants, parks and recreation, travel and tourism, food service, health care nutrition, institutional services, retail, cruise ships, resorts, spas, wedding planning and catered events. Skilled managers are in high demand, and opportunities are endless.
A degree in Hospitality Management prepares students to become leaders! The opportunities in the hospitality industry are as globally diverse as the citizens that enjoy leisure and careers from this dynamic industry throughout the world.
- You can gain the skills necessary to plan activities and events, organize processes and manage information and budgets.
- You can acquire the tools necessary to succeed in business while providing world-class experiences in the world of leisure.
- You are exposed to the hospitality management industry through on-site visits to varying hotels, restaurants, amusement parks and convention centers, as well as from visiting industry professionals.
- You will understand the importance of learning for life and how adaptability preserves
competitiveness in an evolving field.