Do you enjoy working with people and have good communication skills? Do you see yourself in a career that focuses on the art and science of making people feel welcome and comfortable?
If you’re looking for a way to turn your people skills into a rewarding career, consider the hospitality and tourism field. Our Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Program is YOUR path to get there. Our program is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
What can I do with this in the workforce?
After completing our Hospitality and Tourism Management certificate you can become a:
This program may be an ideal fit if you:
What is the average salary?
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What is HACC’s program like?
Our program provides the knowledge, commitment and skills you need for management, marketing and operational positions. Innovatively YOURS, we designed our program to align with the growing hospitality and tourism industry. This fast-paced industry provides food and beverage, accommodations and tourism services.
If you earned college credits in other fields of study or have life experience in other industries, this program is perfect for you. It will provide the foundation you need to pursue career opportunities in the hospitality and tourism field.
We incorporate a range of basic disciplines to give you the well-rounded knowledge and skills you need. Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to fulfill the diverse demands you’ll face in management positions in the industry.
When you enroll, you will be able to choose from three concentrations:
As you complete the program, you will:
Federal regulations require the College to disclose specific gainful employment information about this program. This link will provide you with information on completion rates and placement, program costs and median loan debt.
What classes will I take?
|Advising Checksheet HTM Hotel and Lodging (pdf)
|Advising Checksheet HTM Restaurant / Food Service (pdf)
|Advising Checksheet HTM Tourism, Convention, EM (pdf)
Can I transfer my credits to a four-year college or university?
Our certificate program is designed to lead you directly into the workforce. However, if you wish to continue your education, we encourage you to earn an associate degree at HACC!
When you complete your associate degree, you can continue and transfer credits to a four-year school.
Where can I complete this program?
We offer the complete program at our Harrisburg Campus.
Does HACC offer scholarships?
Yes! Through the HACC Foundation, there are approximately 200 scholarships available for your benefit. To learn more, including the eligibility requirements of each, please visit hacc.edu/scholarships.
When can I apply?
HACC offers classes in the spring, summer and fall, and you can apply anytime by visiting our website. When you submit your application, please include program code 1101 with your application. This code is unique to the program and ensures you apply to the correct one.
How can I learn more?
We want to help you achieve YOUR career goals in the hospitality and tourism industry. Please contact an admissions counselor or Dr. Michelle Myers, business studies department chair, to learn more about the program. You may also request more information today.