Travel and Tourism
Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02961)
Prepares students for employment in the travel industry as a travel agent, consultant, or entrepreneur and provides a broad view of the industry. Emphasizes worldwide travel and diverse modes of transportation and accommodations.
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- Student will work in a travel office setting interacting with supervisors, co-workers, travel professionals, and the public in a variety of ways, including receiving, clarifying, and providing information and direction.
- Student will solve problems posed within the travel office/agency environment by assessing information, including such activities as identifying issues, identifying complaints, comparing prices, comparing office systems and software, etc., to determine the best solution/s.
- Student will interact properly and ethically in a travel office/agency environment with people of diverse backgrounds at work and in the community providing quality customer service.
- Student will utilize print material and computer/Internet documents such as travel reports, tables, statistics, and reference materials to produce clear, accurate, and organized documents.
|BUS 96||CUSTOMER SERVICE AND COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES||1|
|BUS 210||BUSINESS ENGLISH||3|
|BUS 211||COMMUNICATION IN BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY||3|
|or BUS 212||BUSINESS COMMUNICATION|
|CIS 101||INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS||4|
|CIS/LIB 151||RESEARCH USING THE INTERNET||1|
|HTM 150||INTRODUCTION TO HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT||3|
|or T&T 45||GROUP TOURS AND TOUR GUIDING|
|T&T 138||TOURISM AND TRAVEL AGENCY OPERATIONS||3|
|T&T 160||TRAVEL DESTINATIONS---WESTERN HEMISPHERE||3|
|T&T 162||TRAVEL DESTINATIONS---EUROPE, AFRICA, AND THE MIDDLE EAST||3|
|T&T 164||TRAVEL DESTINATIONS---SOUTH PACIFIC, ASIA, ORIENT||3|
|T&T 258||WORLDWIDE CRUISE TRAVEL||3|
|T&T 260||BASIC COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM||2|
|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|
To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.
Note: For other options in Travel and Tourism, see Hospitality and Tourism Management.