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Degree Plans - Travel, Exposition and Meeting Management - Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism
Program: Travel, Exposition and Meeting Management
Degree Plan: Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism
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(Level I Certificate)
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C1.TRAV.HOSP.TOUR
This certificate provides the student with a choice to focus on hospitality or tourism. Through the selection of electives, students can tailor the curriculum to meet individual needs. The core classes provide students skills in customer service, marketing, and global attraction information to create a strong foundation to begin a career in the hospitality and tourism industry.
||Introduction to Travel and Tourism* OR
||Introduction to Hospitality Industry *
||Travel Destination I - Western Hemisphere
||Travel Management Elective
||Cooperative Education - Tourism and Travel Services Management OR
||Cooperative Education-Tourism and Travel Services Management
|Minimum Hours Required
+Math Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Mathematics.
++Travel Management Elective - must be selected from the list below:
*TRVM 1300 is recommended for students focusing on a career in tourism; HAMG 1321 is recommended for students focusing on a career in hospitality.
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.