Our programs blend a strong liberal arts education with a focus on management. You will gain the skills and confidence to excel in the fastest-growing business sector in the world.
Our interdisciplinary degrees build a solid business foundation, covering all aspects of the hospitality industry, including food and beverage management, travel and tourism, gaming, recreation, private-club management, event and meeting management, conference planning–and much more.
We offer a wide variety of hands-on classes taught by professors with significant experience in the hospitality, tourism and fitness industries.
The White Lodging Hospitality and Tourism Management Center provides technology-rich computer labs and classrooms, a state-of-the-art beverage lab and kitchen spaces, and a professionally-equipped restaurant offering both front-of-the-house and back-of-the-house experiences.
The Restaurant at Purdue Northwest
The Restaurant allows students interested in hospitality and tourism the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in an elegant setting.
We provide a thorough grounding in industry principles across a wide variety of hospitality contexts. Leadership, communication, and team skills are stressed to help students critically evaluate and apply key Industry Principles.