B.Sc. On Campus

Hospitality and Tourism Management

Delaware State University

48 months
16960 USD/year
16960 USD/year
7038 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Hospitality and Tourism Management program of Delaware State University provides graduates with a big advantage in the job market. Students complete two internships totaling 600 hours of work experience in the hospitality management industry.


While on campus, they have access to state-of-the-art lodging, restaurant, lodging, and event planning and management facilities. And in the classroom, they gain a broad foundation in business fundamentals while developing specialized expertise in hospitality and tourism management. The Hospitality and Tourism Management program of Delaware State University is accredited by both ACPHA (Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration) and AACSB (Association to Advance College Schools of Business).

As an HBCU, Delaware State promotes a multicultural perspective in all programs, including the hospitality and tourism major. This is a highly marketable skill in the hospitality industry, because international travel is an important growth area. Our graduates enter the work force fully prepared for management careers with major hotel and restaurant chains, travel agencies, and tour companies.

Professional Preparation

Graduates from the Hospitality and Tourism Management program are ready to step directly into entry-level hospitality management jobs, with the potential for rapid advancement. The program covers all areas of hospitality and tourism management, including:

  • quality control
  • financial accountability and controls
  • personnel evaluation
  • leadership and management
  • procurement, production, and management of lodging, food, events and services
  • oral and written communications
  • computer literacy

Students learn to think strategically and make solid decisions. Classroom assignments are project-based and simulate real-world managerial and business problems. In addition, students gain valuable experience via internships and field placements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hospitality Management
  • Tourism Concepts
  • Sanitation and Safety
  • Hospitality Cost Control
  • Food Production
  • Lodging Operations Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students should apply no later than 90 days prior to the Fall and Spring semesters.


122 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A certificate or diploma from an accredited four-year school or senior high school.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 or better on a 4.0 scale.
  • Take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), which is required if English is not your native language.
  • Submit the three-section test. DSU requires test scores of 800 on the SAT (math and critical reading combined), test scores of 880 or above on the 2016 redesigned SAT, or a 17 or better composite score on the ACT.
  • Have transcripts evaluated by the World Education Service (WES) or Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE) and then forwarded by the evaluating organization to the Office of Admissions.
  • Submit an I-20 Application, a F-1 Student Seeking Financial Statement and an Affidavit of Support for Free Room & Board.
  • The University will also consider international applicants who have taken the General Education Development (GED) test.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8480 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    16960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8480 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3519 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Dover

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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