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B.Sc. On Campus

Resort Recreation and Hospitality Management

Slippery Rock University

48 months
Duration
15432 USD/year
15432 USD/year
7716 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

With the professional preparation you'll receive in Slippery Rock University's Resort Recreation and Hospitality Management program, you'll be ready to meet the challenges of a hospitality, event management, or tourism career. You will develop the skills, knowledge, and field experience to meet the demands of this fast-paced, exciting field.

Overview

Key facts

Classroom work and practical experience will prepare you for a career in the hospitality and tourism industry from Slippery Rock University.  You will have the opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge through an internship experience.

Learning outcomes

After Resort Recreation and Hospitality Management cultivating a strong knowledge base in sustainable hospitality and planning, ecotourism, event programming and leadership, meeting and event planning, and resort and hotel management, your program will culminate with a 12-week internship at a hospitality or tourism-related agency. Internships are available at resorts, hotels, cruise lines, and community / municipal recreation centers.. Expert faculty will help you to match your internship with your career goals.

You will learn how to lead, program, plan, administer, and manage hospitality and tourism programs, while developing hospitality and guest relations skills.

As a major in Resort, Recreation and Hospitality Management, you will become skilled in the following areas:

  • Hotel and lodging management
  • Personnel management
  • Administration of hospitality and tourism departments
  • Sustainable tourism site planning
  • Program development for a variety of age groups
  • Programming for special events
  • Planning recreation activities for conference groups

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hospitality, Event Management & Tourism
  • Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry
  • Ecotourism
  • Public Relations for Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism
  • Programming and Leadership for Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism
  • Sustainable Planning for Tourism
  • Management of Hospitality and Tourism Facilities
  • Administration for Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism
  • Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism
  • Internship in HEMT
  • Principles of Commercial Recreation/Tourism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the application for admission 
  • Pay $30 USD application fee in the application portal. (non-refundable)
  • Submit official, English-translated copies of all secondary course work completed, including subjects listed and marks earned, secondary school certificates, diplomas and examinations results.
  • All non-native speakers of English must submit an official score report 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7716 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    15432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7716 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7716 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3858 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Grove City

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.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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