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Hospitality and Resort Management

Kemmons Wilson School of Hospitality and Resort Management

The primary goal of the Hospitality and Resort Management program is to produce graduates who have the knowledge and skills necessary for them to be successful in the increasingly competitive hospitality business environment. Hospitality and Resort Management is committed to expanding the general business knowledge, specific hospitality skills, and overall technical competence of both students and faculty who matriculate and educate within this program. Program objectives for the B.A. in Hospitality and Resort Management are found here.

Hospitality and Resort Management Major (B.A.)

A. University General Education Program (41 hours)

See Graduation from the University for the University General Education Program requirements. Note that MATH 1530 (Mathematics requirement) with a minimum grade of "C" is required.

B. College and Degree (B.A.) Requirements (6-9 hours)

The College and Bachelor of Arts requirement are in addition to the University General Education Program requirements.

C. The Major (57 hours)

ACCT 2010; HPRM 1050, 2004, 2011, 2050, 2330, 3130, 3315, 3320, 3911, 4320, 4322, 4331, 4340, 4350, 4620, 4700, 4911; MGMT 3110; MIS 2749; MKTG 3010

D. Electives (4 hours)

Electives may be chosen to bring the total number of hours to 120.

Hospitality and Resort Management Minor

To receive a minor in Hospitality and Resort Management, the student is required to take 19 credit hours as follows: HPRM 1050, 2050 (4), 2330, 4320, 4620, 4700.

Typical 4-Year Hospitality and Resort Management Sequence:

Freshman Year

ENGL 1010 3 ENGL 1020 3
Foreign Language/B.A. 3 Foreign Language/B.A. 3
MATH 1530 3 HPRM 2004 1
Elective 3 HPRM 2050 4
HPRM 1050 3 MIS 2749 3
       
Semester Totals 15 hrs   14 hrs

Sophomore Year

Social/Behavioral Sciences 3 Social/Behavioral Sciences 3
ENGL 2201 or 2202* 3 MGMT 3110 3
HPRM 2330 3 ACCT 2010 3
COMM 2381 3 Natural Science* 4
Natural Science* 4 MKTG 3010 3
       
Semester Totals 16 hrs   16 hrs

Junior Year

History* 3 HPRM 4350 3
HPRM 2011 3 HPRM 4320 3
HPRM 3315 3 Humanities* 3
HPRM 3320 3 HPRM 3130 3
Elective 3 UD Elective 3
HPRM 3911 1    
       
Semester Totals 16 hrs   15 hrs

 Senior Year

HPRM 4322 3 HPRM 4331 3
HPRM 4620 3 HPRM 4700 3
HPRM 4340 3 Elective 1
Fine Arts* 3 HPRM 4911 3
History* 3 UD Elective 3
       
Semester Totals 15 hrs   13 hrs

Total Hours: 120

Total Hours Required for Graduation: 120

*Must satisfy University General Education Program Requirement