Hotel Management (CUL.HMM.AAS)

Human ServicesHuman Services

Associate in Applied Science

Human Services

Orchard Ridge Campus

This program, leading to an Associate in Applied Science Degree, is designed to develop skills and knowledge essential for employment lodging in the hotel industry, with skills in food preparation and service, food standards and sanitation, purchasing, front office management, housekeeping and marketing and management.

The student acquires experience by performing these functions in the facilities on the college campus or in field assignments at local hotels and motels. The student may be employed in middle-management supervisory positions in many industries catering to the satisfaction of the traveler.

Before enrolling in the Culinary Arts program, students should review the Culinary Arts Program standards found on the following web page at Students must also attend a mandatory Culinary Arts orientation session prior to enrolling in CUL 1011.

Program Plan Example - Not Available

Major Requirements
CUL 1010Food Standards, Sanitation and Hygiene2
CUL 1011Culinary Arts Skill Development2
CUL 1111Cookery4
CUL 1180Hospitality Careers1
CUL 1210Dining Room I2
CUL 1230Front House Management2
CUL 2020Food Service Cost Control3
CUL 2030Food Purchasing and Storage2
CUL 2240Hospitality Marketing3
CUL 2320Wine and Spirits3
CUL 2450Leadership Management3
CUL 2480Event and Catering Management3
CUL 2490Hospitality Legal Issues3
CUL 2610Front Office Operations3
CUL 2620Housekeeping Operations3
CUL 2630Hotel Internship3
Required Supportive Courses
ACC 18101Principles of Financial Accounting 4
or ACC 1500 Accounting for the Small Business Owner3
CIS 1050Personal Computer Productivity Tools4
Total Credit Hours for Program-Related Courses49-50
General Education Requirements
Communication / English (3-credits)3
Fine Arts / Humanities (3-credits)3
Mathematics / Science (3-credits)3
Social Science (3-credits)3
Written Communication (3-credits)3
Additional elective credits needed to meet requirements for an Associate in Applied Science degree0
Total Credit Hours64-65

A minimum cumulative 2.00 grade point average (GPA) overall is required for graduation.