Earn a master’s degree in hospitality and tourism management on campus or online in one year from one of the Top 10 schools of hospitality and tourism management.
Accelerate your career with an advanced degree in the global field of hospitality and tourism management. The School of Hospitality and Tourism Management is home to world-renowned scholars, industry experts and impactful research centers that provide opportunities to get involved in cutting-edge research.
Expect an engaging classroom experience whether you choose to earn your degree online or on campus.
Learn at one of the nation’s Top 10 schools for the study of hospitality and tourism management.
Enjoy the convenience of earning a hospitality and tourism management master’s degree at your own pace.
Choose from either research or professional tracks to match your specific career goals and objectives.
What You’ll Study
The program covers topics in business analytics, strategic leadership, marketing and social media, customer experience management, talent management and finance. Elective courses and field projects will let you tailor the degree to your interests, including international learning opportunities. Thesis and non-thesis tracks are available.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Providing assistance and support to customers to ensure satisfaction with a product or service
Coordinating and managing all aspects of an event, including logistics, vendors and timelines
International and Domestic Business
Building relationships and conducting transactions across borders
Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential
Overseeing guest services, coordinating facility operations and implementing strategies for exceptional customer experiences
Overseeing travel services, coordinating visitor experiences and implementing strategies to promote destination attractiveness and satisfaction
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
Learn how alumni use degrees with outcome data from Gamecock GradStats, a service of the University of South Carolina Career Center.
- Resort Manager
- Restaurant Owner
- Hotel Manager
- Food and Beverage Manager
- Sales President for Travel Organizations
Job Titles of Alumni
- Director of Operations
- Marketing Coordinator
- Tourism Coordinator
- General Manager
- Account Manager
- Assistant Clubhouse Manager
Average Alumni Salary
Five to 10 years after graduation without additional education $105,436
- Food and Beverage
Employers of Alumni
- University of South Carolina
- Embassy Suites
- Hammond School
- Kiawah Island Golf Resort
- Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
- The Heritage at Lowman Home