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Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management

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Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Overview

Purdue University Northwest’s Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management is offered by one of the nation’s premier schools of its kind, the White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management.

The certificate program is available to anyone with a high school diploma or GED. If you are currently employed in the hospitality industry, this program can enhance your professionalism while advancing your career opportunities in this dynamic, rewarding field.

White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management

  • White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM) faculty members have a wealth of industry experience and a strong commitment to the development of their students’ careers.
  • PNW has one of the few accredited HTM programs in the country.
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Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Curriculum

From accounting to management, learn best practices to advance your skills in hospitality and tourism management. Completing the certificate entails five core courses as well as two electives.

Sample Courses

  • HTM 21200 – Management And Leadership In Hospitality And Tourism
  • HTM 23100 – Hospitality And Tourism Marketing

Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Course of Study

Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Highlights

The accredited certificate program is qualified for financial aid and provides job-relevant skills to power your future in the hospitality field.

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Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Outcomes

In this program, you’ll get a solid business foundation and a strong understanding of the hospitality industry, including:

  • Food and beverage management
  • Hotel management
  • Travel and tourism
  • Event and meeting management
  • Conference planning

Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Career Paths

This certificate can lead to a number of careers in the industry, including:

  • Hotel sales director
  • Marketing and sales director
  • Group sales manager

Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Beyond the Classroom

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Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Employers

Graduates of this program are employed in organizations and companies like:

  • Horseshoe Casino
  • Vendor Development Group
  • A New Look Spa

Hospitality and Tourism Management Certificate Accreditation

PNW’s hospitality and tourism management programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA).

Meet the Faculty

Matthew Bauman

Matthew J. Bauman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Matthew J. Bauman is an assistant professor at the White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, College of Business at Purdue University Northwest.

Geralyn Farley

Geralyn Farley, M.B.A.

Associate Professor

Geralyn Farley is an associate professor at the White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. Her main responsibility is helping students career dreams come true.

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Earn a Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management at PNW

Purdue University Northwest’s hospitality and tourism management certificate advances your skills from accounting to management.

To see how a certificate in hospitality and tourism management from PNW opens doors, from hotels to cruise ships, take the next step today!

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