Hospitality management helps students prepare for the many types of management positions in the hospitality industry, where a broad range of skills and knowledge make for a well-rounded professional. It is the business side of the hospitality industry. Cleary University’s program offerings combine practical kitchen experience with highly focused classroom training, enabling our students to be successful in what is also a business of making people feel welcome.
The bachelor of business administration degree (BBA) in Hospitality Management provides the student with a well-rounded education in management for the highly competitive service economy.
The mission of the Hospitality Management program is to provide education, experience, and career preparation for tomorrow’s hospitality leaders. With specialized courses, students receive a solid business management core and collegiate curriculum requirements to create a diverse education. Decision-making, staffing, planning and organizing, dining room operations, inventory control, and staging events are some of the skills taught.
Measures of the hospitality program’s success are quality graduates prepared for a broad range of employment opportunities. Matched with current industry trends and technology, an innovative environment, hospitality graduates receive a fully rounded education that prepares them for a multifaceted career in this ever-growing service industry.
CAREER BENEFITS AND OPTIONS
A degree in hospitality management offers dynamic, exciting possibilities for careers in a variety of roles at organizations that include hotels, restaurants, resorts, casinos, and cruise ships as well as small business entrepreneurs.
Cleary University’s hands-on approach enables students to learn through practice and strategically applying classroom lessons to solve the daily challenges of this customer service-based industry.