Travel and Tourism: Advanced

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02965)

Provides students with enhanced skills and a broader background for higher-level employment in the field of travel and tourism.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Manage travel industry operations using professional communication skills and travel industry knowledge.
  • Critically analyze travel industry reference materials and trade press as it relates to the ongoing and changing travel industry.
  • Describe the domestic and international components of the travel, tourism, and hospitality industry and how they are related.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”

Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.

Program Requirements
BUS 96CUSTOMER SERVICE AND COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES1
BUS 211COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY3
or BUS 212 BUSINESS COMMUNICATION
T&T 45GROUP TOURS AND TOUR GUIDING3
T&T 164TRAVEL DESTINATIONS---SOUTH PACIFIC, ASIA, ORIENT3
T&T 258WORLDWIDE CRUISE TRAVEL3
T&T 261ADVANCED COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM2
Select 2 units 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
Program Requirements for Travel and Tourism - Basic certificate19
Total Units36