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Tourism and Hospitality, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
, VA,
At Norfolk State’s School of Business, high character combines with high expectations, excellence in instruction and a global perspective to prepare students to succeed personally and professionally. Our graduates will be known for mastery of their academic specialty and the ability to apply their knowledge in the workplace and in service to others. 

About

Graduates of hospitality programs frequently start their careers in junior management positions such as management trainees, assistant managers or supervisors. The potential for rapid advancement, especially in food service operations, is excellent for the capable individual who is willing to work hard. There are many opportunities for advancement to multi-unit management or corporate staffs in major companies. The industry also hires graduates in accounting, marketing and sales, finance and human resource management. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Literacy
  • Communication Skills
  • Professional Development
  • Introduction to Hospitality
  • Introduction to Business
  • Contemporary Mathematics
  • Physical Science
  • Principles of Nutrition
  • Personal and Community Health

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL®PBT score:

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

    Schedule TOEFL®

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

NSU’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions evaluates applicants based on their individual potential for successful graduation at NSU. Several key factors are taken into consideration:

  • Prior academic performance SAT and/or ACT test score(s) special talents
  • Demonstrated leadership individual
  • Motivation and character
  • Recommendation letters
  • SAT & ACT Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16920 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8460 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Norfolk

  • 1100 - 1900 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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