The hospitality industry is a growing field. Hotels, restaurants, casinos, and travel agencies are consistently in need of highly-talented employees who not only know the industry, but also who know how to effectively motivate and inspire employees within it.
The online Hospitality Management certificate or minor prepares you for leadership roles in a variety of fields that make up the greater hospitality industry. This includes but is not limited to lodging, gaming, event, tourism and food service management.
When paired with an Organizational Studies degree, graduates of the program will not only have the competencies necessary to work effectively within the hospitality industry, they will have the competencies necessary to lead and motivate others within the industry.
Hospitality Management Training Overview
Our hospitality management courses can expose you to industry-specific topics such as sales and marketing, tourism and event planning, service management, administration and application of technology. Our hospitality management courses promote critical thinking through personal and professional applications.
You may choose this 21-credit hour hospitality management program as a minor combined with a major in pursuit of a bachelor's degree, or as a stand-alone hospitality management certificate. SLU offers our online hospitality courses as a certificate or minor available in an online-only or blended online/on-ground format.
Careers in Hospitality Management
Graduates will have the knowledge and skills needed for leadership roles in:
Those looking for online hospitality courses and management training will find that Saint Louis University School for Professional Studies can help you achieve your career goals. After you complete your hospitality degree, you can expect to advance in your current field or make an easier transition to another field.
The hospitality industry advisory board at Saint Louis University is comprised of innovative leaders in their respective fields. As a student of SLU, you will be connected to these industry experts through networking events including Hospitality SLUnited.