Graduate Certificate in Hospitality Management

The Graduate Certificate in Hospitality Management uses a multidisciplinary approach and provides specialized knowledge in hotel development and management. Grounded in service management and the care of the travel consumer, coursework focuses on aspects of business development and operations. The development aspect of hospitality management provides ownership groups with investment advice in market analysis, feasibility studies, and asset management. The operations aspect focuses contract management, franchise agreements, and leaseholds.

Students must complete all of the required and elective credits from the course options below and are expected to maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above. Courses completed as a non-degree student are not eligible for application towards the certificate requirements.

Required Courses • 9 Credits

  • TSTD 6220 | International Hotel Management
  • TSTD 6221 | Hotel/Resort Market Analysis
  • TSTD 6296 | Hospitality Digital Marketing Strategies

Electives • 3 Credits

  • TSTD 6260 | Tourism Economics
  • TSTD 6263 | Tourism Marketing
  • TSTD 6276 | Risk Management for Events & Meetings