Status: AWARD PLAN PUBLISHED
Hospitality, Meeting and Event Planning, Tourism
HOTEL AND RESTAURANT SPECIALIZATION
Associate of Applied Science Degree
This program offers hospitality management majors with a basic background in hotel and restaurant operations, which is fundamental to all aspects of the hospitality industry. The department offers an array of specialized hospitality courses. Course instruction includes hands-on laboratory experience and extensive interaction with the hotel and restaurant industry as well as traditional classroom lectures and demonstrations. Complimentary programs to this are: Hospitality Management Certificate, Culinary Arts Certificate, Meeting Planning Certificate, and Travel and Tourism Certificate. Transfer credits may also be considered. All students seeking this degree will need to be advised by the department to finalize course selections.
To receive an Associate of Applied Science degree in a specialization in Hospitality Management, a student must a) earn a grade of "C" or higher in all courses required to fulfill degree requirements, including general education courses, and b) meet Austin Community College's overall graduation requirements.