Bachelor Programs in Tourism and Hospitality

Compare 148 Bachelor Programs in Tourism and Hospitality

Tourism and Hospitality

Receiving a bachelor’s degree can be the culmination of three to four years of academic work, and earning this degree can help individuals find enriching employment options, greater responsibilities within the workplace, and better-paying careers.   

What is a Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality? A Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality emphasizes business knowledge as it applies to operations within the tourism industry. This academic program teaches students how to use tourism as a source of positive economic, social, and environmental change in their communities. Students in this program take classes that cover topics such as human resources and facilities management, advertising and marketing, financial planning, hospitality law, and managerial accounting.

Earning a Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality can be beneficial for graduates in that it helps them improve their skills in many areas, specifically leadership, organization, and critical thinking. These skills often enable graduates to have a wider range of employment choices as well as a competitive edge over other job applicants who don’t have degrees.  

The financial responsibility of earning a bachelor’s degree can vary for each student and depend on many factors. Because of this, students are advised to communicate directly with potential schools in order to be fully aware of the financial responsibility associated with their degree.

Individuals who graduate with a Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality are often qualified for a variety of positions within the tourism and travel industry. Graduates can choose to work as travel agents; resort managers; event coordinators for hotels and resorts; human resources managers; marketing directors for resorts, hotels, or cruise lines; tour guides; community planners or cultural tourism directors.

If you are interested in working in the tourism industry, then earning a Bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality may be right for you. To get started right away, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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License In Hotel Management

Université Internationale de Casablanca
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 Morocco Casablanca

The Moroccan-accredited Hotelier Management course prepares for the Bac + 3 diploma in Hospitality Management. It is a sector of excellence imbued with the latest academic practices and the best international standards. [+]

Bachelors in Tourism and Hospitality. The Moroccan-accredited Hotelier Management course prepares for the Bac + 3 diploma in Hospitality Management. It is a sector of excellence imbued with the latest academic practices and the best international standards. The system of studies is a modular system under the LMD (Bachelor, Master and Doctorate) system of national higher education. Exclusive to UIC The International University of Casablanca is part of Laureate International Universities, the world's largest network of private universities: more than 70 universities in 25 countries and more than 1,000,000 students. Double degree with Universidade Europeia Lisboa and Kendall College USA Exchange semester with Universidade Europeia Lisboa, Kendall College USA and Universidad Europea Canarias (UEC) ADMISSIONS Admissions post bac The Hotelier Management program is aimed at graduates of all levels. Parallel admissions Parallel admissions in the 2nd year are possible if the student has successfully completed a first year in Hotel Management in one of the following establishments: International Higher Institute of Tourism of Tangier. Moroccan private school accredited hotel. Faculty or institution private foreigners whose diploma is recognized by the competent Moroccan authorities. TERMS OF ACCESS Access to the Hotel Management channel follows: A file review accompanied by a letter of motivation written in French and not exceeding 20 lines, An admission test for a test in French, English and a psychotechnic test, And an oral interview in French and English in the presence of a jury made up of professionals and UIC faculty. PROFILE OF THE GRADUATE The Hotelier... [-]

Bachelor in International Leisure Management

NHTV Breda University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Breda

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international leisure industry. In 3 or 4 years’ time, you will become... [+]

International Leisure Management

This English-taught professional bachelor's programme prepares you for a career in the international leisure industry. In 3 or 4 years’ time, you will become a professional in this creative and dynamic industry. During this education you learn how to create memorable and meaningful experiences which contribute to a more beautiful world.Power and passion

Can you convert an old factory into a multicultural community centre? Are you able to organise a sensational music festival or dance event? Could you develop a fascinating concept for the world of top-class sport?

After your graduation as a leisure manager you will be able to combine creativity, business insight and organisational skills in creating meaningful leisure products!... [-]


Bachelor in Hospitality Management

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Warrensburg

UCM's Hospitality Management program offers you educational experiences that will help you address the challenges of business and develop the skills and knowledge necessary for a successful career. [+]

UCM's Hospitality Management program offers you educational experiences that will help you address the challenges of business and develop the skills and knowledge necessary for a successful career. Why choose Hospitality Management at UCM? The program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, Management continues to be among the top 10 majors in the Midwest. This program offers numerous scholarship opportunities. What will I study? In the Hospitality Management program, you'll be given the opportunity to develop the skills and attitude required for serving others and implementing decisions. You'll focus on the management, marketing and strategies of business. Courses include: Human Resource Management International Management Tourism Marketing Organizational Policy and Strategy What can I do with a degree in Hospitality Management? Conference Coordinator Executive Vice President Food and Beverage Director General Manager Purchasing Manager How can I get involved outside the classroom? At UCM, we value engaging learning experiences that include student involvement and service-learning projects. In Hospitality Management, you have the opportunity to be involved in the Hospitality Management Association. [-]

Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management

University of Canberra
Campus Full time 6 semesters January 2018 Australia Canberra

Events, both in a tourism and non-tourism contexts, are a vital part of everything from business, sports, festivals, conventions, meetings, and community activities. Our course explores the link between those areas and the tourism industry and is underpinned with a strong foundation in business studies. Key elements of this career and therefore this course are the development of teamwork skills and the pursuit of varied workplace experiences to enhance the employability of our students. [+]

Bachelors in Tourism and Hospitality. Start an inspiring career delivering unique experiences Events, both in a tourism and non-tourism contexts, are a vital part of everything from business, sports, festivals, conventions, meetings, and community activities. Our course explores the link between those areas and the tourism industry and is underpinned with a strong foundation in business studies. Key elements of this career and therefore this course are the development of teamwork skills and the pursuit of varied workplace experiences to enhance the employability of our students. Study our Bachelor of Event and Tourism Management at UC and you will: explore the growing links between the events and tourism industries understand key business practices gain useful skills to manage events with confidence cover a range of events, including sports, festivals, conventions, meetings, and community activities learn about human resource management, accounting and information systems grasp important industry structures, standards and codes of practice refine your problem solving, communication, team work and technical skills. Career opportunities Event management Tourism management Creative direction Recreation Travel industry Arts industry Sports industry Course specific information If you don’t meet the entry requirements for this course you can apply for a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a major in events and tourism management. You’ll then have the option of transferring at the end of first year if your grade average is strong. Course Requirements Required - 48 credit points as follows MJ0248 Major in Event and Tourism Management (24 credit points) MN0205 Minor in Business &... [-]

Bachelor in International Hospitality

Ferrieres Paris
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 France Paris

The “Bachelor Ferrières” from Ferrieres School is a 3-year undergraduate programme, available in French (3 years) or English preparing students either to become effective and operational professionals or to pursue studies in a MSc cycle, especially in MSc Ferrières. [+]

The “Bachelor Ferrières” from Ferrieres School is a 3-year undergraduate programme, available in French (3 years) or English preparing students either to become effective and operational professionals or to pursue studies in a MSc cycle, especially in MSc Ferrières. Located in Paris area, Ferrières the School of French Excellence educates students from around the world to become professionals in gastronomy, hospitality and luxury Management. Students experience a blend of classroom learning, combined with practical and hands-on projects and internships. The first two years of the Bachelor program are a common-core curriculum and provide strong technical and academic skills that allow the student to identify the area of specialisation in which they will flourish in the third year. This programme incorporates an international experience in 2nd year as well as different internships totaling up to 16 months. Duration: 3 years 
Credits: 180 ECTS European Credits 
Language: 2 paths - English or French 
 Intakes: September 
 Starting Date: Late September 2017 
 Certificate Awarded after 3 years: Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management 
 Internships: We guide our students to get internships in the best Hospitality Institutions during the first year and help them build their network. 
 Location: Paris area SEQUENCE : Bachelor 1: ESSENTIALS OF HOSPITALITY Common-core syllabus in Hospitality, Luxury and Gastronomy 4-month Internship Bachelor 2: INTERNATIONAL IMMERSION Common-core syllabus Learning Experience in a Partner School on the international level 6-month Internship abroad Bachelor 3: PROFESSIONAL INSERTION AND SPECIALISATION Each student is provided with the necessary tools to reach management positions in... [-]

Bachelor of Hospitality Management

Zuyd University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years February 2018 Netherlands Maastricht

Hotel Management School Maastricht (HMSM) is a world-class international school in Hospitality Management and has been supplying the international hotel industry with talented professionals for more than 60 years. We welcome students from all over the world. [+]

Study Hotel Management in Maastricht Would you like to study hotel management in an inspiring, international environment where innovation comes first? You can at Hotel Management School Maastricht. Here, you’ll learn from professionals, live on a student campus and hone your skills in a real hotel. Our programme starts in both September and February and welcomes lots of international students each year. Several times a year we organise (virtual) open days and personal visits to help you orientate what study and life in Maastricht is like. Furthermore we support our international students with great scholarship and loan opportunities. Applications open from the 1st of October and close on the 1st of May, so be in quick! The sooner you apply, the better your chances of getting accepted. We wish you all the best of luck! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch. We are pleased to help with any query you may have!Varied modules At Hotel Management School Maastricht, you’ll be trained to become a creative, innovative all-round hotel and hospitality manager and/or entrepreneur who has a hands-on mentality and a global mindset. Our students graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration and hence our programme comprises of courses in economics, finance, accounting, business law and ethics, management, marketing, research and languages. The four-year bachelor programme consists of varied theory and practical modules and two internships. Additionally, you will choose to enrol in two minors (either inside or outside the faculty), a pre-master or an... [-]


B.A. in Outdoor Leadership and Education

Toccoa Falls College
Campus Full time 126 hours September 2017 USA Toccoa Falls

Outdoor Leadership and Education major equips future servant leaders with knowledge, skill, and character pertinent to disciple-making in the context of camping and outdoor settings, from a biblical world view for kingdom service. A foundation of Christian education accompanies the specialization in outdoor leadership. [+]

Outdoor Leadership and Education major equips future servant leaders with knowledge, skill, and character pertinent to disciple-making in the context of camping and outdoor settings, from a biblical world view for kingdom service. A foundation of Christian education accompanies the specialization in outdoor leadership. The program trains students through courses such as foundations for outdoor education, wilderness emergency response, environmental education, and advanced spiritual formation. Various courses on camps, rock climbing, and adventure-based education are available, in addition to an outdoor leadership internship with first-hand experience under a professional mentor. General Education– 69 hours Bible & Theology – 30 hours BIB 213 Hermeneutics BSF 103 Foundations for Spiritual Formation NTE 103 Introduction to the New Testament NTE ___ New Testament Elective OTE 103 Introduction to the Old Testament OTE ___ Old Testament Elective SYT 303 Introduction to Theology 3 hours Theology Elective from SYT or THE 6 hours of Bible/Theology Electives from any BIB, BMI, GRK 333, 343, HEB 223, 333, 343, NTE, OTE, SYT,or THE Humanities – 15 hours COM 113 Introduction to Communication ENG 113 Freshman Composition I ENG 123 Freshman Composition II HUM 103 Western Thought & Culture 3 hours Literature Elective from AML or ENG Social Sciences – 15 hours PSY 113 General Psychology PSY 243 Developmental Psychology 3 hours 100-, 200- or 300-level History Elective 6 hours Social Science Electives from ANT, CSG 113, ECO, GHY, POL, or SOC Computer, Science & Mathematics – 9 hours One Science course from BIO 423 or SCI 243... [-]

Bachelor of Sport & Recreation

Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Tauranga

Experience a mind-blowing adventure through the human body and find out what it’s capable of! This is how you turn a passion for sport, health and fitness into a rewarding career. [+]

Bachelors in Tourism and Hospitality. Experience a mind-blowing adventure through the human body and find out what it’s capable of! This is how you turn a passion for sport, health and fitness into a rewarding career. It’s a highly enjoyable programme with plenty of hours spent at sport organisations and recreation centres, gaining industry knowledge and making valuable contacts. Topics include anatomy and physiology, nutrition, exercise prescription, coaching, outdoor leadership, personal training, legal issues, event management, sports psychology, and athletic conditioning. A new paper even gives you the option of studying sport performance analysis – providing play by play live feedback to enhance individual or team performances. You’ll also enjoy field trips to the Ruapehu ski fields, the AUT Millennium Institute of Sport and Health, and the University of Auckland anatomy labs. Key points: Award-winning motivated tutors Get all the advantages of this highly recognised AUT Degree without leaving the Bay Fantastic pool, gym and exercise studio facilities Content Details Topics include anatomy and physiology, nutrition, exercise prescription, coaching, outdoor leadership, personal training, legal issues, event management, sports psychology, and athletic conditioning. A new paper even gives you the option of studying sport performance analysis – providing play by play live feedback to enhance individual or team performances. You’ll also enjoy field trips to the Ruapehu ski fields, the AUT Millennium Institute of Sport and Health, and the University of Auckland anatomy labs. Year One Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Knowledge, Enquiry and Communication Nutrition, Activity and Health Managing Sport... [-]

Bachelor in International Tourism and Leisure

Thomas More University College
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Belgium Mechelen

Does the mere sight of a suitcase or backpack give you goosebumps? Would you like to be part of an intercultural environment – learning about other cultures while sharing your own? Do you want to help people have experiences that will enrich their lives? Do you realise that English is the global language of tourism? [+]

Bachelor in International Tourism and Leisure Title of degree programme: International Tourism & Leisure Which location (address) the degree programme is offered: Street: Campus De Vest, Zandpoortvest 60 Postcode/City: 2800 Mechelen, Belgium Admission Requirements: Short version: High school degree + English level B2 Longer version: General admission requirements: Diploma conditions: you have to prove that you meet the conditions to start an equivalent course in higher education in the country where you obtained your diploma. Language requirements: You can prove you are reasonably proficient at speaking and writing English (level B2, European Framework): TOEFL IBT total score 66 or higher, IELTS score 6 or higher, OR Passed the English language test organized by Thomas More on campus OR Successfully completed at least one year’s studies in English, in a secondary school or in higher education OR VWO-diploma (for Dutch students) or an ASO-diploma (for Flemish students). Residence status: an identity card or passport is sufficient for students from an EU member state. Other students can apply but will need a valid residence permit for Belgium for the final registration. Degree: Bachelor degree in International Tourism and Leisure Language: English Duration: 3 years Standard (state) tuition fees (yes/no; amount): Yes Amount: - For EEA member state students: € 906,10 - For students coming from a non-EEA member state to study in Belgium: € 3500,00 Application deadline: No application deadline. The programme starts mid-September Degree programme description (min. 400 words, optimal 1.500 words): Why Study International Tourism and Leisure at Thomas More?... [-]

Baccalaureate Management Of The International Hospitality Industry

SWISSAM Hospitality Business & Culinary Arts School
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

IMI International Hospitality Management is a unique international baccalaureate program in Russia and the CIS, corresponding to international standards of education in the hospitality industry. The program combines theoretical knowledge, recent market trends and practical skills. [+]

Bachelors in Tourism and Hospitality. For whom? For graduates of schools / colleges who wish to receive applied knowledge and associate their careers with the hospitality industry, and also have the opportunity for rapid professional growth, both in Russia and abroad. About the program IMI International Hospitality Management It is a unique in Russia and CIS international baccalaureate program, corresponding to international standards of education in the hospitality industry. The program combines theoretical knowledge, recent market trends and practical skills. After graduation, the graduates receive a bachelor's degree in International Management Institute (IMI), recognized throughout the world, and have considerable experience in the best international hotels and restaurants in Russia and abroad. Benefits The teachers of the program are international professionals from different countries of the world who have great practical experience in the industry At the end of each academic year, the student must undergo a paid internship (20 weeks), which allows students to gain significant experience in the industry after graduation. The SWISSAM business school has an extensive partner base and actively participates in the selection of a suitable internship for students. The program includes professional certification in English and Spanish During the training, students have the opportunity to acquire professional contacts in the hospitality industry Individual educational trajectory / career counseling during training The training is conducted with the methodical support of the International Management Institute (IMI), Switzerland. Academic plan I year - IMI Certificate Basic principles of cooking (level 1) Introduction to Hospitality Reception service English... [-]

Bachelor in Tourism Event Management

Institute for Tourism Studies, Macau
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 China Macau

The IFT's BA Tourism Event Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. [+]

Bachelor in Tourism Event Management The IFT's BA Tourism Event Management is a programme designed with the modern hospitality professional in mind. The programme includes more than 40 courses, an internship (third year) and thesis writing. Following courses are on the list inter alia: Event Planning and Coordination This course will focus on the role of event planning, coordination and operations, firstly from choosing a venue, and understanding the site selection process. On completion of this course the student will understand the importance of planning to ensure the success of an event, construct an appropriate vision and mission for an event. The course will develop to identifying that creativity plays a central role in successful event operation. A focus will also be placed on present trends and innovations in the event industry. The students will investigate new approaches, materials and equipment being utilized to operate events ranging from a conference to an exhibition to a mega event. Introduction to Events Industry The meetings, incentives, conferences exhibitions (MICE) and events sector of the tourism industry has experienced tremendous growth globally, with many destinations already investing in major MICE facilities. This course will reflect on the growth of the MICE and events industry. It will focus on the convention industry in its present state. Identifying the size, value, trends, and growth of major convention destinations throughout the world. Students will also learn about various professional organizations within the MICE and events industry, and certifications available in the event field. Event Management: Hosting... [-]

Hospitality Administration

Florida International University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Miami

Global development in the hospitality industry provides exceptional opportunities worldwide. [+]

Bachelors in Tourism and Hospitality. Global development in the hospitality industry provides exceptional opportunities worldwide. Hospitality businesses offer an environment where graduates can become active members of diverse, dynamic teams, achieve significant income, advance strategically in career tracks, and work in attractive surroundings. With the cooperation of industry executives, the Chaplin School of Hospitality has created an internship program which utilizes the hotels, resorts, restaurants, clubs, cruise lines and event venues as practice labs for students. Students may participate in Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs in Argentina, Australia, China, Norway, Switzerland, Trinidad and more. [-]

BA In Tourism

Universidade de Caxias do Sul
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 Brazil Caxias do Sul

Tourists and their movements; management of tourism businesses; hospitality relations in tourism and leisure; public management, planning and socio-economic, cultural and environmental impacts of tourism. [+]

Presentation The University of Caxias do Sul is a reference in the field of Hospitality and Tourism in Brazil, having been a pioneer in offering Superior Hospitality Course (1978). Over more than three decades of experience in the field, the University of Caxias do Sul added new courses and initiatives within the hospitality and tourism, encouraging the evolution of this sector that has now, in Minnesota, one of the country's centers of excellence . The UCS also stands out for being one of the first institutions to produce and make available through its publisher (EDUCS), a collection of scientific works dedicated to this area of ​​knowledge. Study object Tourists and their movements; management of tourism businesses; hospitality relations in tourism and leisure; public management, planning and socio-economic, cultural and environmental impacts of tourism. playing field Agencies and tour operators, transportation, lodging, leisure and events, restaurants and similar public agencies and cultural centers, consulting and advisory firms in the area of ​​creation and analysis of tourism projects. What does the professional Acts entrepreneurially in the management and operation of companies and public agencies of tourism and hospitality, plans and promotes tourism in cultural (museums, churches, monuments, memorials and the like), develops and implements products and urban and rural tourist itineraries, creates and analyzes tourism projects and works in consulting. [-]

Bachelor in Outdoor Adventure Leadership

Montana State University Billings
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Billings

The Outdoor Adventure Leadership degree is designed to prepare students for careers in a wide variety of leadership settings with hands-on learning activities. The program develops student’s skills in group dynamics, leadership principles, educational philosophy, as well as teaching and communication. This degree combines the study of educational and leadership theory and practice with technical outdoor travel and adventure. Students will acquire and enhance environmental skills and knowledge related to a variety of populations including senior citizens and youth at risk; and explore issues ranging from ethical controversies and risk management to program design. [+]

Bachelors in Tourism and Hospitality. Bachelor in Outdoor Adventure Leadership The Outdoor Adventure Leadership degree is designed to prepare students for careers in a wide variety of leadership settings with hands-on learning activities. The program develops student’s skills in group dynamics, leadership principles, educational philosophy, as well as teaching and communication. This degree combines the study of educational and leadership theory and practice with technical outdoor travel and adventure. Students will acquire and enhance environmental skills and knowledge related to a variety of populations including senior citizens and youth at risk; and explore issues ranging from ethical controversies and risk management to program design. Specialized skills acquired with Outdoor Adventure Leadership include sequencing, facilitation, and processing of activities, with specific attention to transferring the learning from activity-based experiences to the “real lives” of participants. In addition, the ability to safely engage in and provide outdoor activities and effectively teach skills in outdoor and indoor settings are central to the degree. An Outdoor Adventure Leadership degree will allow the student to teach outdoor skills to others, safely oversee outdoor programs, and design programs for corporate and community organizations while preparing students for Professions with agencies that have a natural resource base foundation and public and private entities for utilizing the outdoors. [-]