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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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137 Results in Tourism and Hospitality

Vatel Institute of Hospitality Management at Alliant International University - San Diego

The Bachelor with a Concentration in Hospitality and Management is an intensive and innovative degree which fosters a strong foundation in hotel management, leadership, o ... [+]

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Concentration in Hospitality Management

Vatel Institute of Hospitality Management at Alliant International University - Campus in San Diego

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Concentration in Hospitality Management is an intensive and innovative degree which fosters a strong foundation in hotel management, leadership, operations, and entrepreneurship. Courses are balanced between academic theory and professional practice.

Students acquire a spectrum of hospitality knowledge from understanding food and beverage and guest service operations, to learning how to analyze a profit and loss sheet, roll out a marketing strategy, organize a commercial event, and recruit a talented workforce. With experienced faculty and small class sizes, students receive the individual support and preparation they need to turn their experience into expertise and achieve excellence.... [-]

USA San Diego
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Full-time
3 years
Campus
Vatel Mauritius

This program's training objective is to complete knowledge of management, team-building, and executive functions in an international environment. Acquiring a professional ... [+]

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Mauritius Quatre Bornes
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Full-time
3 years
Campus
Paul Smith's College

Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Adventure Education & Leisure Management - Learn to work with diverse groups to design and deliver high-quality recreation experience ... [+]

Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation, Adventure Education & Leisure Management

Learn to work with diverse groups to design and deliver high-quality recreation experiences that are ecologically and economically sound. Experiential education, leadership, management skills and adventure opportunities are the emphasis of this bachelor’s degree program. Students choose from several minors, including outdoor leadership, environmental communication and environmental studies. No matter which area of focus you select, you’ll graduate with a highly marketable and capable set of skills:

“Leave No Trace” wilderness travel and camping Best practices in recreational program design and delivery Effective management techniques for sustainable nature-based operations Ability to analyze the cultural, historical and environmental impacts of nature-based tourism Communication, leadership and problem-solving Career Options Environmental Educator/Interpreter Nature/Interpretive Center Management Recreation Outfitters Owner/Manager/Guide Health Club or Spa Manager Recreation Program and Operations Supervisor Eco-Tourism Guide/Manager Resort, Cruise Line or College Activities Director Camp Director K-12 Administration* Student Guidance/Counseling* College Student Development/Student Affairs* ... [-]
USA Paul Smiths
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Saimaa University of Applied Sciences

The hotel and restaurant business is a constantly growing worldwide industry, which needs modern, multicultural, customer-oriented experts with good leadership and projec ... [+]

Degree Programme in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Degree: Bachelor of Hospitality Management

Degree title in Finnish: Restonomi (AMK)

Duration and extent of studies:

3.5 years, 210 credits, including 30 credits of placement

The hotel and restaurant business is a constantly growing worldwide industry, which needs modern, multicultural, customer-oriented experts with good leadership and project management skills.

The Degree Programme in Tourism and Hospitality Management offers a wide range of studies that prepare students to meet and manage today's clients' high demands for high-class and innovative services. Students will learn how to design hotel, restaurant, and touristic services, how to manage a business and how to be a successful leader. Sales and marketing skills are also needed, as well as intercultural communication and versatile language skills.... [-]

Finland Imatra
August 2019
Full-time
3.5 years
Campus
VIVES University College

As a Bachelor in Hotel Management, you are a professional who is perfectly at home in the fascinating world of hospitality. The hotel management program offers a high lev ... [+]

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As a Bachelor in Hotel Management, you are a professional who is perfectly at home in the fascinating world of hospitality. The hotel management program offers a high level of professional knowledge and skills, three or four foreign languages, a strong economic foundation, good ICT skills, the ability to work in a team, presentation skills and international experience.

These competencies are also highly appreciated in many other industries and will offer you the opportunity to continue your studies and obtain a Master’s Degree or an additional Bachelor’s Degree. Hotel management students are dynamic and interested in frequent social contacts, challenges and creative teamwork. A prior qualification from a catering school is not required. There is more to learning than studying alone. If you want, you can join SorHoMa, the student club for Hotel Management. The student club organizes all kinds of activities for the students in the program and a colloquium with keynote speakers from the hospitality sector.... [-]

Belgium Bruges
September 2019
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
VATEL Bordeaux - International Business School - Hotel, Tourism, Wine & Spirits Management

In an international environment, mastering managerial, team-leading and management techniques. Developing professional, legal, economic and linguistic abilities with the ... [+]

Duration of studies:

3 years

Course Structure:

YEAR 1

Academic Semester (6 months): alternating basic of management and professional practice (5 sessions of 2 weeks) Internship Semester: 4 months (minimum) in France

YEAR 2

Academic Semester (6 months): alternating advance management and professional practice (5 sessions of 2 weeks) Internship Semester: 4 months (minimum) International Marco Polo Student Exchange program: Possibility to join one the 31 other Vatel Schools for a complete 2nd year overseas to gain international exposure

YEAR 3

Academic Semester (6 months): alternating advance management and professional practice Professional practice: Possibility to join the entrepreneurship module replacing the professional practice, possibility to become Assistant Director at Vatel Hotel and Restaurant (Management of the department and management of 1st and 2nd-year students) Admission requirements: In France: Baccalauréat In Belgium: Certificat de fin d’études secondaires In Spain: Bachillerato In Switzerland: Maturité In other countries: High School diploma, A Level or University Entry Exam Language proficiency requirements: Program taught in French: DELF B2 Program taught in English: IELTS 5.5 / TOEFL iBT 80 / Cambridge CPE B2, CAE B2, FCE Grade B Educational goals: ... [-]
France Bordeaux
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Slippery Rock University

Travel! Adventure! Exciting locations! Don’t just dream about it, live it! Be part of the dynamic and growing resort recreation, hospitality, event management and tourism ... [+]

Bachelor in Resort Recreation and Hospitality Management

Resort Recreation and Hospitality Management

Offered by: Hospitality, Event Management, and Tourism

With the professional preparation you'll receive in SRU's Resort, Recreation and Hospitality Management program, you'll be ready to meet the challenges of a hospitality, event management, or tourism career. You will develop the skills, knowledge, and field experience to meet the demands of this fast-paced, exciting field.

Why Choose Resort Recreation and Hospitality Management?

Classroom work and practical experience will prepare you for a career in the hospitality and tourism industry. You will have the opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge through an internship experience.... [-]

USA Slippery Rock
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Vatel Madrid International Business School Hotel & Tourism management

The International Hotel Management programme is addressed to candidates who have successfully completed High School studies and its final aim is to train future professio ... [+]

Goal: Being introduced to management through the association of theoretical aspects and professional experience.

In an international environment, students learn

Management techniques, tools and team-leading; How to develop their professional, legal, economic and linguistic abilities with the goal of being an operational manager in a company.

The International Hotel Management program is addressed to candidates who have successfully completed High School studies and its final aim is to train future professionals in Operational Management in any hotel department. The duration of the program is 3 years and includes 12 months of intern­ship in three to five-star hotels in Spain as well as world­wide. Students will acquire experience associated with the reality of their future profession, develop teamwork aptitudes and gain experience in their desired future en­vironment.... [-]

Spain Madrid
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Full-time
3 years
Campus
University of Business in Prague

The aim of this bachelor’s degree program is to give students practical and theoretical education for working in the tourism industry and make sure they have good working ... [+]

The Degree Programs Of The University College Of Business (Vso) Primarily Focus

on educating and preparing qualified experts for professions in the tourism industry, in aviation services and aviation business management, as well as in the civil service and business sector. Our overriding aim is for students to graduate with theoretical knowledge they have already applied in real life. This way they can succeed in the highly competitive environment of the current labor market.

Vysoká škola obchodní v Praze, o.p.s. (VŠO) has been operating as a private school of higher education (non-university type) since 2000, with a curriculum based on economics and transport. In those seventeen years, VŠO has acquired an important position among non-university colleges in the Czech Republic. There are currently more than 2,500 students actively studying here.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
VATEL Andorra

The Bachelor Degree in International Hotel Management program is aimed at candidates who have successfully passed the Baccalaureate or Higher Education cycle and has as a ... [+]

The program Bachelor Degree in International Hotel Management Is aimed at candidates who have successfully passed the Baccalaureate or Higher Education training cycle and its ultimate goal is to train future professionals in the direction of any hotel and tourism company.

The program imparted allows to cover the training needs in the hotel and tourist industry, offering to the student a specialized training.

Teaching methodology: a successful combination and balance between training practices and a university education adapted to the new demands and current demands of the sector.

Our faculty has highly qualified teachers, all professionals in the sector in active. In addition, the curriculum has a strong international orientation that allows students to work in a globalized context, responding to the aspirations of the profession. ... [-]

Andorra Andorra la Vella
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Spanish
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Amity University: Dubai

The hospitality industry is currently the second largest employer worldwide and expected to grow by 4% per annum till 2023, with one in every 10 jobs generated by this se ... [+]

Overview

The hospitality industry is currently the second largest employer worldwide and expected to grow by 4% per annum till 2023, with one in every 10 jobs generated by this sector. In the UAE, the hotel industry is experiencing dynamic growth with the advent of large international chains and it is expected to require 337 million professionals by 2023. According to the World Travel & Tourism Council, 347 million jobs will be created over the next 10 years, making the travel and tourism industry a global leader in the employment sector.

Eligibility

Minimum 50% aggregate in Grade X & XII. The medium of instruction is English; therefore, students will need to meet specific English proficiency requirements.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Triatma Mulya Stenden

Become a citizen of the world by studying 2 years in Bali, 1 year in The Netherlands and expand your horizons with a worldwide paid internship normally leading to immedia ... [+]

Do you enjoy an exciting, dynamic and international environment? Can you keep your cool even under great pressure? Do empathy and a service-minded attitude come naturally to you? If this describes you and you also happen to enjoy meeting people from all over the world, you’ll find that the International Hospitality Management Program is perfect for you!

4 Reasons to study IHM in Bali Experience Experience being part of Europe’s largest hotel management school; 5-star property Practical work experience up to management level at the Stenden learning hotel in Bali (a 5-star property); Various specializations Various specializations possibilities: Event Management, Cruise Management, Gastronomy, Food & Beverage Management and many more; AccreditedAccredited by the Institute of Hospitality in the UK, which is a benchmark organization for hospitality. ... [-]
Indonesia Denpasar
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
ISPGAYA

The Degree in Tourism is based on a set of objectives of a social, economic, environmental and cultural nature, which have as their basis the promotion of human developme ... [+]

Course Presentation

The Degree in Tourism is based on a set of objectives of a social, economic, environmental and cultural nature, which have as their basis the promotion of human development and the quality of psychosocial life of individuals, through the valuation of the contexts where they interact.

It intends to develop a Degree with the following objectives:

Train technicians oriented to the segment "Tourism in Urban Areas";To develop in the trainees the interacting capacities of the various tourist attractions, especially visible in the periphery of the large population groups;To contribute actively to the promotion of a set of professional, personal and social skills that allow to develop mastery in the following areas:Define management techniques and decision support planning;To know the concepts and theories that are used to understand tourism, as well as the concrete operations carried out within this activity;Understand, critically, the state of knowledge in its own sectors of action;Mastering the functional codes and processes of dynamic interaction of all the agents integrated in the tourist dynamic (tourist, host community, public and private economic agents);Know the organizational structures of tourism (local, regional, national and international) and apply the directives emanated therefrom;Integrate into the different types of tourist institutions and enterprises and their respective modes of organization / management and specific domains of action;Understand the need to cultivate the multidisciplinarity and the interdisciplinarity inherent to the tourist activity;Ability to operationalize tourism development projects;Acquire the capacity for research and habilitation to solve problems, including methods of acquiring, interpreting and analyzing information appropriate to... [-]
Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia
September 2019
Portuguese (Portugal)
Full-time
3 years
Campus
University of the South Pacific USP

The Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism and Hospitality Management degree programme has been designed to meet the demands of employers for the strategic, technological and ma ... [+]

The Bachelor of Commerce in Tourism and Hospitality Management degree programme has been designed to meet the demands of employers for the strategic, technological and managerial skills considered necessary in this exciting and dynamic industry.

The programme incorporates the theory and knowledge you gain from a traditional degree program in business administration and tourism studies, along with experiential learning in tourism industry sectors. Throughout the programme, you will engage in analyzing a series of business and management scenarios for which you will prepare recommendations and solutions. The programme also provides an international perspective through case studies that reflect the global nature of the tourism industry... [-]

Fiji Suva
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Thomas More University of Applied Sciences

Are you a creative, communicative travel savvy who wants to become a tourism professional? Do you have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Business (Marketing, Internation ... [+]

Globetrotters who already have a degree and still want to make a professional career out of their passion: this way, please!

Who is this programme designed for?

Are you a creative, communicative travel savvy who wants to become a tourism professional? Do you have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Business (Marketing, International Business and Trade, Logistics,…), Communication Management, Office Management or Hospitality Management? Which means your current bachelor’s degree contained mainly business/management courses and languages? Then we are happy to invite you to our brand new one-year International Tourism and Leisure programme!

Your schedule 24-course weeks, two semesters, 1 academic year, 67 credits Short track students have their own class group Overlapping of courses is absolutely avoided by our planning team. At Thomas More, we guarantee you can take your courses without any double bookings. Practice makes perfect You will have the choice to either take your 8-week internship during summer (July-August) and thus finish in exactly 1 year, or to plan your internship in the adjacent semester. In the latter case, you will graduate in 3 semesters time. We offer a wide choice of internship positions, both in Belgium and across the globe, so you can jump-start your international career. Please note that International Tourism and Leisure students always take an international internship. Courses ... [-]
Belgium Mechelen
September 2019
Full-time
1 year