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Hospitality & Tourism Business Management
Award type: AS
Whatcom Community College

Program Details
Program Overview for Hospitality & Tourism Business Management
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Whatcom Community College
Program website
Program contact
Entry & Advising
(360) 383-3080
Program description
This program incorporates business management courses such as Business Computing and Customer Service for Professionals with general education classes and the following core of technical courses: Introduction to Hospitality Management; Hotel Management and Lodging Systems; Meeting and Event Planning; Travel and Tourism Operations; Catering, Banquet, and Food Service Management. These courses were created using data collected from local industry businesses about the skills necessary for success. The program includes cooperative work experience, designed to give graduates the necessary experience to compete for higher paying jobs.
Financial Information
Average $2,020/qtr (WA resident), including tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc.
Tuition per credit
WA resident $113.59 (1-10 credits) $53.26 (11-18 credits) $96.53 (19+ credits)
Total program tuition
$12,120 (WA resident), including tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc.
$20 (one-time placement testing), $30/lab class (lab fee), $20/qtr (bus pass), $6.32/credit (rec fee)
Books and materials
Average $445/qtr
Supplies, tools, uniform
Average $50/qtr (general academic supplies)
Program Information
Length of training
2 years
Award type
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Whatcom Transportation Authority

some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlinesome courses online
Certification/license required to work in this field
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided