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Hospitality & Tourism Management

Welcome to Hospitality & Tourism Management, located in the Department of Marketing within the College of Business at Florida Atlantic University. The Hospitality & Tourism Management program prepares students for management positions in multiple segments of the world’s largest service industry. Upon completion, graduates assume various professional roles in a wide variety of industry venues including: resorts, hotels, restaurants, private clubs, meeting and event planning corporations, destination marketing organizations, convention centers, conference centers, cruise lines, casinos, theme parks, auto rental agencies, sports facilities and arenas, spas, entertainment venues and theaters, and vacation ownership or fractional ownership operations.

Potential career areas include operations management, sales and marketing, public relations, revenue management, food and beverage, engineering, housekeeping, human resource management, tourism planning and development, hospitality consulting, hospitality law, and many others. Students who choose to major or minor in Hospitality Management receive a broad management-based education following the core business curriculum. This base provides a platform of knowledge with the overall focus on improving one’s ability to successfully and profitably manage a hospitality industry operation.

The Hospitality & Tourism Management program offers a large number of certificates including Meetings & Events Management, Club Management, and Hospitality Management.

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Scholarships

The following list of scholarships was created by donations from individuals and organizations for students of the College of Business (COB). The FAU Foundation and the Dean's Office administer the scholarships once per year at the start of the Fall Semester. Some scholarships are made from the interest accrued on endowed funds. The scholarships may be expendable or endowments. Therefore, each scholarship fund is reviewed and awarded on a case by case basis. To apply, select the red application button to the right. Awards to scholarship recipients are received in writing approximately one month after the application window closes. The closing date for all scholarship applications in the College of Business is October 1, 2016.

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Contact Us

Contact Dr. Peter Ricci - Director of the Hospitality & Tourism Management Program

Dr. Peter Ricci, Director

peter.ricci@fau.edu

(561) 297-3666

office: FL(24) 320

777 Glades Road

Boca Raton, FL 33431

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