Essential Finance, Marketing and Management Skills for Success
Learn how to enter one of the area’s largest industries. Gain the foodservice, human resources, customer service and leadership knowledge for exciting careers in tourism and hospitality operations. Course topics include hotel management, food and beverage management, and hospitality marketing. Credits from this program count toward the Tourism and Hospitality Management associate degree, allowing you to achieve your educational goals at your own pace.
|Course Number and Name||Prerequisites||Credits|
|THM 110 - Introduction to the Hospitality Industry||3 credits|
|THM 112 - Introduction to Tourism||THM 110, which may be taken concurrently||3 credits|
|THM 130 - Hotel Management||THM 110, which may be taken concurrently||3 credits|
General Education Requirements:
Assist patrons at hotel, apartment, or office building with personal services. May take messages, arrange or give advice on transportation, business services or entertainment, or monitor guest requests for housekeeping and maintenance.
in the region
in the region
- Make reservations for patrons, such as for dinner, spa treatments, or golf tee times, and obtain tickets to special events.
- Provide information about local features, such as shopping, dining, nightlife, or recreational destinations.
- Make travel arrangements for sightseeing or other tours.
- Receive, store, or deliver luggage or mail.
- Pick up and deliver items or run errands for guests.
How well does it pay?
New workers generally start around $22,349. Normal pay for concierges is $29,426 per year, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as $40,043.