Business Administration (Hospitality) (Hons), B.Sc. | George Brown College | Toronto, Canada
B.Sc. On Campus Blended

Business Administration (Hospitality) (Hons)

48 months
18190 CAD/year
9149 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Do you want to become an entrepreneur in the Hospitality sector? The Bachelor of Business Administration (Hospitality) (Hons) at George Brown College prepares hospitality business leaders and owners to thrive in a complex and dynamic industry and combine experiential learning through four-month paid terms working full-time in industry.


Explosive growth in the hospitality industry has led to larger and more complex hospitality enterprises, and an increased demand for well-educated professionals with analytical skills capable of leading them. That’s where the George Brown College Bachelor of Business Administration (Hospitality) (Hons) comes in.

The program is designed to teach you how to plan and manage complex integrated hospitality operations so that you can become one of the skilled, knowledgeable leaders the hospitality sector is pursuing. The employment prospects in this sector are outstanding. In Canada, the hospitality industry employs more than 1.2 million people, representing over 7 per cent of all employment. In the Greater Toronto Area alone, the hospitality sector accounts for almost 329,000 jobs.

The curriculum has been developed to prepare students for management, supervisory and administrative careers through training in analysis and problem-solving, critical thinking, integrated operations, customer management and international applications. Students will become technically proficient in the major components of a hospitality business, including operational processes, finance, human resources, marketing, facilities, risk management, corporate social responsibility and sustainability.


Graduates of our Hospitality Degree program can pursue a wide range of career opportunities across hospitality sectors. Many of our graduates are hired for supervisory and managerial positions soon after graduation with starting salaries as high as $50,000, depending on experience, position and employer.

There are many career opportunities awaiting you in the diverse sectors of the hospitality industry:

  • Travel (airlines, cruise ships, railways, bus coach, ecotourism)
  • Accommodations (hotels, motels, resorts)
  • Food service (restaurants, catering, clubs and managed services)
  • Sports and recreation (attractions, gaming, parks, recreation)
  • Assembly and event management (meetings, conventions, expositions, special events)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sanitation
  • Emergency First Aid/Heartsaver CPR
  • Business Management
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Communication
  • Global Hospitality Industry
  • Tourism in a Global Community
  • Food and Beverage Management
  • Accommodation Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma with six Grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses, or equivalent, including: Grade 12 (U) English and any Grade 12 (U) Mathematics.
  • A grade of 60% or higher in English and Math
  • An overall average of 65% in six Grade 12 (U) or (M) courses.
  • Recommended courses: basic computer software applications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18190 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18190 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9149 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9149 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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