For more than 30 years, the International Institute of Tourism Studies at the GW School of Business has been a global leader in tourism education and research.
At the International Institute for Tourism Studies (IITS), we're putting tourism on a path to social good — protecting places, creating opportunities, and increasing livelihoods in low-income communities. As thought leaders in education and research, we're...
Collaborators: In partnership with leaders in government, business, academia and nonprofits, we're building a sustainable industry that balances visitor interests with destination well-being.
Researchers: We offer students enrolled in the Master of Tourism Administration access and opportunity to participate in hands-on consulting projects. Indonesia, Mexico, Cuba... we provide graduate students with the opportunity to go beyond the confines of the classroom and make a difference.