Eight-Semester Plan for Hospitality Tourism Management, B.S.

Major Program Guide For: B.S. in Hospitality Tourism Management 
Suggested Course Sequence

  • Total for Degree: 120 Credit Hours
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
  • One of the perspective courses must be upper level (these courses are identified in the catalog).
  • It is possible that students may complete the internship during another semester.*
   
Freshman Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
190 Series 190 First Year Seminar 3 C1 - ENGL 102 Composition II 3
C1 - ENGL 101 Composition I 3 C3   Oral Communicaions 3
C4   Wellness 3 C5   Physical/Biological Science 3
C5   Physical/Biological Science 3 P1   Social Science 3
P1   Social Science 3 C2 - MATH 130 College Algebra 3
JS   Jumpstart 0        
   

Total:

15     Total: 15
 
Sophomore Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
BA 133 Strategy First 3 MKT 134 Sm Grp Comm & Sales  3
ACCT 251 Financial Accounting 3 ACCT 252 Using Acctg. For Bus. Dec. 3
P3   History 3 LAW 230 Legal Environment of Bus. 3
ECON 231 Microeconomics 3 QA 235 Business Decisions I 3
HT 130 Intro to Hosp. and Tourism 3 General   Elective 3
    Total: 15     Total: 15
 
Junior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
P4   Humanities 3 P5   Fine & Performing Arts 3
HT   Elective 3 General   Elective 3
HT 334 Restaurant Management 3 General   Elective 3
FIN 305 Financial Management 3 HT 335 Lodging and Resort Management 3
MGT 300 Intro to Management 3 MKT 301 Marketing Planning & Strat. 3
    Total: 15     Total: 15
 
Summer Session
 
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
HT 483 Internship* 3        
    Total: 3        
 
Senior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
HT 432 Hospitality Supervision 3 HT 436 Tourism Planning and Dev. 3
HT 438 Strategic Management 3 HT   Elective 3
P6   World Cultures 3 General   Elective 3
HT   Elective 3 General   Elective 3
General   Elective 3        
    Total: 15     Total: 12
 

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