Tourism Studies

Curriculum Requirements

As a student in this program, you are required to complete a minimum of 64 credit hours with a grade point average of no lower than C (2.0). For this degree program, you must successfully complete the following:


  • ENG 101 Composition I
  • ENG 102 Introduction to Literature
  • COM 110 Public Speaking OR COM 115 Interpersonal Communication

Social Science

  • ECO 210 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics
  • 6 credit hours of Social Science Electives


  • MAT 121 Statistics I
  • MAT 122 Statistics II
  • 8 credit hours of Science Electives


  • ACC 101 Principles of Financial Accounting
  • ACC 102 Principles of Managerial Accounting

Information Management

  • CSC 100 Computing in the Information Age OR Higher Level CSC course

Tourism Studies

  • HOS 100 Introduction to Tourism
  • HOS 215 Sustainable Tourism Planning OR HOS 227 Destination Marketing
  • HOS 220 Hospitality Marketing and Sales
  • HOS 232 Event Management

Health/Physical Education

  • 3 credit hours of Health/Physical Education (HPE) Electives

General Electives

  • 3 credit hours of General Electives
Liberal Arts Electives

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SUNY General Education Electives

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