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MBA Hospitality Management

While the Master of Business Administration Program has been designed primarily for the education of management generalists, the curriculum does contain a specialized program option in hospitality & tourism management. Students who wish to focus their course work in the hospitality and tourism sector are expected to complete the Master of Business Administration core curriculum, take the industry specific courses listed below, and complete a hospitality graduate directed practicum.

The program objective for the concentration is to have students demonstrate knowledge of key functions of the hospitality and tourism industry including: hospitality law, convention and events planning, sales and marketing, food and beverage service management, and front office operations.  Students will also complete the MBA program objectives.

The hospitality & tourism management courses are:

BA 600Research Methods in Business and Education3
BA 601Managerial Economics3
BA 602Managerial Accounting3
BA 605Management Communications3
BA 625Global Strategic Management3
BA 720Advanced Sales and Marketing in Hospitality3
BA 721Convention Planning and Events Planning3
BA 722Advanced Front Office Operations3
BA 723Legal Issues in Hospitality Management3
BA 724Managing Service3
BA 729Hospitality Graduate Directed Practicum3
Choose one of the following3
Leadership in Business and Professions
Strategic Change Management
The Legal Environment of Business
Total Hours36