Hospitality student in Italy

Hospitality and Tourism Leadership Emphasis

The program of study leading to the MBA with an Emphasis in Hospitality and Tourism Leadership is 36 semester hours. Students will learn to analyze key elements of a complex global hospitality and tourism problem or opportunity and develop defensible recommendations. Effective written analytical presentations of the hospitality and tourism issues will be created and original oral presentations of the analysis will also be developed and delivered. 

Academic Learning Plan - MBA with Hospitality & Tourism Leadership Emphasis


MBA Core (27 Semester Hours) 

Please visit the UWF Graduate Catalog for course descriptions.

GEB 5878 Business Process Integration 1.5 Semester Hours
GEB 5930 Information Resources and Industry Analysis 1.5 Semester Hours
ACG 6309 Accounting Aspects of Business Policy Determination 3.0 Semester Hours
MAN 6156 Management and Organizational Behavior 3.0 Semester Hours
*MAN 6317 Strategic Issues in Human Resources Management 3.0 Semester Hours
ISM 6137 Business Analytics 3.0 Semester Hours
ECP 6705 Advanced Managerial Economics 3.0 Semester Hours
FIN 6406 Financial Management 3.0 Semester Hours
MAR 6815 Marketing Management 3.0 Semester Hours
MAN 6721 Strategic Management 3.0 Semester Hours
    27.0 Semester Hours

*Students take MAN 6317 in lieu of GEB 6895

Specialization (9 Semester Hours)

HMG5466 Hospitality Financial Analysis & Revenue Optimization 3.0 Semester Hours
HMG5506 Service Experience Marketing for Hospitality Management 3.0 Semester Hours
HMG5296 Strategic Leadership in Hospitality Management 3.0 Semester Hours
Total Hours 36.0 Semester Hours

Accredited by AACSB International

We are accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Fewer than 4.7% of business schools worldwide have earned this symbol of the highest standard in management education.