Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Program Focus

The hospitality and tourism industry, the world’s largest service industry, is facing some major challenges as we enter 2021 and beyond. Staying on top of one’s education and expanding knowledge across industry segments will help associates plan their best pathway toward success. This certificate is broad based. It is designed to provide lifelong learning for those who may already possess a formal education in the industry. It opens doors for those who have not yet pursued a college degree. It enhances a “fresh look” to those who already may have graduate degrees in other areas. In essence, it’s for any level and any person.

Program Details

  • Format: Online
  • Dates: Coming 2022
  • Time: Sessions will be recorded so users may view any time
  • Hours: 40 Hours, 4.0 CEUs
  • Sessions: 8
  • Fee: $199.00
  • Location: Online

*Participants must be 18 years or older to register.

Program Overview


  • MODULE 1 – Hospitality Law: How it Impacts you both as a Consumer of Tourism and as an Associate Working in Tourism

  • MODULE 2 – Industry Segment Discussions with Career Leaders: Career Paths, Advice, and Suggestions

  • MODULE 3 – Brief Introductory Sessions on Popular Hospitality Niche Career Areas: Meetings & Events Management, Country Clubs, Theme Parks, Cruise Industry, and Hotels

  • MODULE 4 – Finance Fundamentals – The Importance of Understanding the Numbers

  • MODULE 5 –  Marketing & Revenue Management – A Look at Today’s Trends and Practices

  • MODULE 6 –  Popular Trends in the Food Service and Beverage Sector

  • MODULE 7 –  Understanding Tourism and the Importance of Sustainability

  • MODULE 8 –  A Taste of Guest Service – Why Excellence is a Must


Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Contact Us

Sarah Wilson
Program Manager

phone: (561) 297-2366
email: professionaldevelopment@fau.edu
map: Bldg. 103, SF 129