Hospitality: Travel and Tourism Management

Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02997)

Prepares students for entry-level management positions or advancement in the travel and tourism industry. Emphasis on management responsibilities including operations, marketing, and human resources related to the field.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Student will evaluate documents required in the administration of a travel office and apply this information to provide an efficient and productive travel office environment.
  • Student will train office staff and be open to the ideas and changes proposed by supervisors and staff and their integration into the legal office environment.
  • Student will interact properly and ethically in a travel environment with people of diverse backgrounds and determine how to manage the various individuals in a sensitive and respectful manner.
  • Student will research travel office efficiency by utilizing a variety of sources and apply information to specific travel office management situations.
Program Requirements
ACCT 101PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I4
BUS 140BUSINESS LAW/THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS3
BUS 142BUSINESS ETHICS---CORPORATE AND PERSONAL1
BUS 147SUCCESSFUL SELLING TECHNIQUES1
BUS 150PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT3
BUS 210BUSINESS ENGLISH3
BUS 211COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY3
or BUS 212 BUSINESS COMMUNICATION
CIS 92MICROSOFT OFFICE SUITE3-4
or CIS 101 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS
CIS/LIB 151RESEARCH USING THE INTERNET1
EVNT 155EVENT MARKETING3
HTM 150INTRODUCTION TO HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT3
T&T 160TRAVEL DESTINATIONS---WESTERN HEMISPHERE3
T&T 162TRAVEL DESTINATIONS---EUROPE, AFRICA, AND THE MIDDLE EAST3
T&T 164TRAVEL DESTINATIONS---SOUTH PACIFIC, ASIA, ORIENT3
T&T 258WORLDWIDE CRUISE TRAVEL3
T&T 260BASIC COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM2
Select one of the following:2
COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM I
COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM II
COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM III
COOPERATIVE WORK EXPERIENCE IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM IV
Total Units44-45

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.