Learn the fundamentals of restaurant operations with the Hospitality Associate Degree (AD) at the American Public University.
Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, APU’s online associate degree in hospitality increases your understanding of food purchasing and storage, food service sanitation and safety, quantity food preparation, legal requirements, and marketing.
Your AA in Hospitality course activities include analyzing the operation of a hospitality enterprise and how proper or improper management impacts the business. The capstone course involves using computer simulations to make decisions based on the operational concepts you learned. You will test how well your decisions would play out in the real world.
What You Will Do
- Show your ability to ensure safe food production from purchase to service
- Demonstrate your understanding of the responsibilities of a food service manager
- Implement ways to effectively manage and improve restaurant performance, based on your learning of operations
- Consider how proper or improper management impacts a hospitality operation from a legal standpoint
- Describe career opportunities and future growth forecasts for different segments of the hospitality industry
- This program has been designed in consultation with industry business leaders and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Hospitality Management
- Hotel and Restaurant Purchasing
- Hotel and Restaurant Law
- Hospitality Marketing
- Foodservice Sanitation
- Food and Beverage Management
- 2 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Courses Start Monthly
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
- Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
National285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
$250 with military grant
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