Hospitality and Event Management

Program Goals Statement

The Hospitality Industry is the world's largest employment field.  The proposal is to change from a degree program with five concentrations to one general degree program that is applicable for all types of Hospitality Managers or Event Managers. Upon completion of the degree the student will be able to seek employment in  lodging operations, private clubs, cruise ships, casinos, or event planning companies. 

Program Information

  • This program offers students the opportunity to develop strong communication skills, organizational, and critical-thinking skills as well as practical preparation for entry into the growing hospitality career field
  • Job opportunities include convention and visitors bureau coordinator, hotel sales and marketing executive, hotel management or event planner, casino management, tour destination management, or cruise ship management and event or activities planner. 
  • Students may earn credit through CED210 at such sites as Disney World,Universal Studios Newport Historical Society, The Whaling Museum, or any theme park. 

Degree Requirements

General Courses

Course #
Title
Credits
CSS 101: College Success Seminar / Business and Experiential Education FYE  +
0 - 1
Sub-Total Credits
12-13

Elective Courses

Course #
Title
Credits
History Elective  +
3
Scientific Reasoning and Discovery Elective  +
3 - 4
Sub-Total Credits
9-10

Concentration Courses

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
21
Total credits:
62-64

Course Sequencing

Item #
Title
Credits
CSS 101: College Success Seminar / Business and Experiential Education FYE  +
0 - 1
Sub-Total Credits
15-16
Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Scientific Reasoning and Discovery Elective  +
3 - 4
Sub-Total Credits
15-16

Overview

Program

Degree

Associate in Science

Campus

Degree Offered

Associate in Science in Business Administration Career (Hospitality and Event Management)

Program Contact

Vivien Ojadi
Department Chair
Vivien.Ojadi@BristolCC.edu

Vidyanidhi Rege
Dean of Business and Experiential Education
Vidyanidhi.Rege@BristolCC.edu