Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management

General

Read more about this program on the school's website

Program Description

Accelerate your career with SAIT's new Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management program. With a degree in hospitality and tourism, you can advance your career as you move towards managerial, executive or entrepreneurial opportunities in a flourishing and diverse sector. Designed in consultation with industry and taught by hospitality professionals, you will leave the program with a global skill set that can take you to destinations worldwide.

In this post-diploma degree, we provide a personalized approach to learning with small class sizes and professional mentorship along the way. You'll expand your breadth of knowledge across disciplines as you study key areas including leadership and project management, intercultural communications, global tourism, sales and marketing, sustainability in hospitality and tourism, and much more.

At SAIT, we pride ourselves on our close connection to the industry as we deliver relevantly, skills-focused education - and this program is no exception. In your capstone course, you will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with industry partners as you strategically solve a real-world challenge with a comprehensive business plan.

The School of Hospitality and Tourism was named one of the Top 50 Hospitality and Hotel Management Schools in the world by CEOWORLD Magazine — join the ranks and take your career to the next level with an education that goes beyond the border.

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Your career

Graduates of the Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management degree can pursue careers in hotel and resort management, restaurant management, events and attractions management, tourism management, and hospitality entrepreneurship.

Student success

To be successful in this program, you should:

  • Attend and actively participate in all classes
  • Be willing to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Be prepared for an academically challenging program
  • Have strong written and oral communication skills

If you engage in campus life and take advantage of SAIT services and resources, you may be more likely to experience success in SAIT's programs. The program is open to not just recent high school graduates but also those looking for a career shift.

Progression

Students must attain a PGPA and/or a CGPA of 2.0 or better in each semester and pass the necessary prerequisite courses to progress through the program. To qualify for graduation, students must pass all courses, attain a CGPA of 2.0 or better, and complete course requirements within the prescribed timelines.

Credentials 

Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will receive a SAIT Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management degree.

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Admission and selection

  • Fall 2019 start: applications open October 2, 2019, and are accepted until the program start date.

Key Information

  • Start Dates: September 8, 2020
  • Length: 2 years
  • Tuitions and fees per year:
    • Year 3: $7,358 (domestic) / $21,317 (international)
    • Year 4: $7,358 (domestic) / $21,317 (international)
      *Tuition, fees, books, and supply costs are subject to change
Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

Established in 1916, SAIT in Calgary, Canada is a global leader in applied education and offers 100+ career programs, 1,300+ continuing education courses and corporate training courses to more than 20 ... Read More

Established in 1916, SAIT in Calgary, Canada is a global leader in applied education and offers 100+ career programs, 1,300+ continuing education courses and corporate training courses to more than 200 companies annually. SAIT students study within eight academic schools — Business, Construction, Energy, Health and Public Safety, Hospitality and Tourism, Information and Communications Technologies, Manufacturing and Automation and Transportation. Hands-on learning in unique labs and classrooms, solution-focused research and enterprising collaborations with industry partners ensure SAIT students are career-ready when they graduate. Read less
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