Tourism Management

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 100 Survey of Economics or higher level Economics
  • PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology


  • MAT 121 Statistics I
  • 3 credit hours of Mathematics Electives/Science Electives

Tourism Management

  • HOS 100 Introduction to Tourism
  • HOS 215 Sustainable Tourism Planning
  • HOS 220 Hospitality Marketing and Sales
  • HOS 227 Destination Marketing
  • HOS 232 Event Management
  • HOS 250 Hospitality and Tourism Professional Work Experience*
  • HOS 260 Tourism Seminar

Business Administration

  • ACC 101 Principles of Financial Accounting
  • BUS 123 Business Communications
  • BUS 224 Human Resource Management
  • HOS 230 Hospitality Law

Computer Science

  • CSC 100 Computing in the Information Age

Health/Physical Education

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

General Electives

  • 3 credit hours of General Electives

*HOS 250 Hospitality and Tourism Professional Work Experience may be completed during the summer session or spring semester.

Liberal Arts Electives

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SUNY General Education Electives

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