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Tourism & Hospitality Management

The travel, tourism and hospitality industries offer a wide range of exciting career opportunities for adventurous people. From hotels in exotic locations, to cruise ships and casinos, to eco-tour guides, spas and resorts, tourism professionals experience an exciting and rapidly growing set of career choices. If you have an interest in customer service in a constantly evolving industry with opportunities for world travel, you should consider our Tourism & Hospitality Management program.

Program Options

At SVC, we’ll help you get the skills you need to launch your career in the tourism and hospitality business. We designed our program to address the needs of this large and ever-changing industry, where companies look for employees with excellent customer service, marketing, sales and leadership abilities.

You might be new to this field altogether, or a professional looking for additional skills. Consider getting an Associate in Technical Arts degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Tourism & Hospitality from SVC. There are also micro-certificate options available in areas that will help you demonstrate special skills to prospective employers.

In this program you’ll take classes from faculty who have years of real world travel experience. You’ll also be exposed to exciting internship opportunities with local and regional tourism organizations.

ATA Degree Options

  • Tourism Hospitality and Management

Certificate Options:

  • Tourism Hospitality and Management I Micro-certificate
  • Tourism Hospitality and Management II Micro-certificate

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Department Contact

Sally Dixon
Department Chair

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