Major in Hospitality and Event Management

hospitality management major

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During the junior year and prior to taking HM 33050 Professional Practices in Hospitality Management and HM 43092 Practicum in Hospitality Management, student must provide documentation of the following graduation requirements to the Vacca Office of Student Services:

  • Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
  • Minimum 2.25 GPA in major coursework
  • 400 hours of approved work hours within the hospitality industry
  • Completion of the following course: HM 13022, 13023, 13024 and 23030
“The Hospitality Management program provided me with tools to create my own success, networking to source opportunities and meet connected industry insiders, and it gave me the confidence and leadership skills to expedite my career. Now I am able to educate, train and provide the tools of success to hospitality professionals.” – Tony Verduce
Human Resources Manager, Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel

To graduate, students must have a minimum of 120 credits, complete course requirements specified for the degree and meet all of the requirements listed above, including the minimum of 2.25 major GPA and 2.0 cumulative.