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Earn your hospitality degree comfortably and one course at a time
Learn the ins and outs of running a hospitality company one course at a time in our hospitality management degree programs. You’re the VIP in these hospitality degree programs — you get to choose electives that fit your needs and you’ll have the opportunity to receive credit for previous courses taken and your workplace experience.
Designed with input from CEOs, chief financial officers, hotel and restaurant industry leaders, general managers, operations directors, and other high-ranking hospitality professionals, our Bachelor of Science hospitality management degree programs are accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). You’ll learn the skills needed to effectively manage hotel properties and other hospitality-based businesses as well as catering, event and restaurant management with our online hospitality degree certification option. There’s also some emphasis based on revenue management, the knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling hospitality services including marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques and sales control systems.
With a growing demand in home-sharing technology, it’s now more important than ever that established hospitality businesses, such as hotels, create strategies to bring in and satisfy travelers and you’ll be the one doing it.
Take advantage of our hospitality offerings and start earning your degree:
Earn your hospitality degree online in this program that incorporates managerial skills that the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute advisory council has identified as important — but lacking — in the hospitality industry. You’ll be able to prepare for two professional certifications — Certified Guest Service Professional® and Certified Hospitality Supervisor® in this online hospitality degree program. There’s an emphasis on developing effective communication, creative thinking and problem-solving skills. You’ll learn the correct way to handle customer complaints and reviews, how to meet quality standards and how to communicate with other members of large organizations. The program offers lessons in revenue management so that you’ll be able to budget and make necessary hiring decisions. This program is geared toward those who want to work as hotel managers, directors of catering and directors of marketing within hotels and resorts. You’ll learn how:
- To manage a team
- Proper organizational behavior
- Hotel strategy
- Staff supervision
The certificate curriculum is aligned with the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute standards. This online program focuses on developing managers whose skills include:
- Effective communication
- Creative thinking
- Revenue management strategies.
The School of Business plays an integral role in the success of these programs — and therefore an integral role in your future. When you choose to earn your hospitality degree online, you’ll be provided with a number or resources to help you graduate from these hospitality degree program. Your instructors have an average of 23.7 years of professional experience and bring examples of situations they encountered into the classroom. You and your peers will learn together and receive personal attention from instructors in classes that average fewer than 15 participants.
If you have questions about the next step, speak to an enrollment representative.
Start today. Earn your hospitality management degree.
For important information about the educational debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program, visit www.phoenix.edu/programs/gainful-employment.html.
While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.