Hospitality & Tourism Brings The Real World Close To Home For Your Real Success!

Go Anywhere with a BBA in Hospitality & Tourism from Tiffin University

Hospitality and tourism is an industry alive with dynamic growth, new markets, and rapid changes. The Tiffin University Hospitality & Tourism Concentration provides you with opportunities to become part of this challenging and exciting career. Your degree program puts a focus on travel motivators, environmental effects, cultural issues, and economic impact variables. In addition to your coursework, you also will complete 400 hours of fieldwork/internship.

About your Major

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)—Hospitality & Tourism Concentration is designed to provide you with the skills and competencies necessary for managing in the 21st Century. Tiffin University takes the approach of total development of the individual, placing emphasis on your personal as well as your professional growth. It prepares you for both a career and for graduate studies. You will develop and hone the managerial problem solving and strategic thinking skills that will help you become a leader.

Academic Requirements for your Degree

To earn your Bachelor of Business Administration degree—Hospitality & Tourism Concentration, you must fulfill the academic requirements for graduation by completing courses in the following areas:

  • Knowledge Skills and Liberal Education Core of 49 hours
  • School of Business Core Curriculum of 18 hours
  • Academic Major Requirement of 30 hours
  • Open Electives/Minor of 24 hours
  • Total Semester Hours for the Degree:  121 hours

School of Business Core Curriculum

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
MKT151 Introductory Marketing 3
ACC201 Survey of Accounting 3
LAW211 Business Law I 3
ECO222 Principles of Microeconomics 3
FIN301 Business Finance 3
*MGT495 Organizational Strategy (w) 3

Management Core 

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
*ACC228 Managerial Accounting 3
*CIT312 Information Systems for Managers (w) 3
*MGT301 Organizational Behavior 3

Hospitality and Tourism Concentration

Course Number Course Title Credit Hour
HOS104 Introduction to the Hospitality and Tourism Industry 3
HOS215 Food Service & Safety Management 3
*HOS280 Hospitality Facilities Management 3
*HOS330 Travel and Tourism 3
MGT351 Managing Diversity in the Workplace (w) 3
*MGT475 Internship and Professional Development Seminar 3
*MKT364 Event Marketing and Management 3

Turn Theory Into Practice

Below are just a few examples of the opportunities you’ll have as a TU student to make connections outside of the classroom:

Business Club—The mission of the club is to inspire future business professionals. Throughout the year, the Business Club works closely with other business focused groups at TU offering speakers and workshops that help students with their professional aspirations.  Find us on Facebook—Tiffin University Business Club.

Delta Mu Delta—The Iota Epsilon Chapter of Delta Mu Delta is located at Tiffin University. This is an international honor society for business.

Circle K—Circle K International is a collegiate service organization with a worldwide membership that promotes fellowship, leadership, and service.

Hospitality & Tourism Club—The mission of the club is to create awareness and to educate you on the unprecedented growth rate of the hospitality industry, the diverse career opportunities available, and the current industry events impacting the global economy. Throughout the year, the club hosts Hospitality Management alumni speakers. Members also attend regional and national hospitality conventions, trade shows, and expositions.

Student Government—TU’s Student Government is primarily involved in organizing the campus programming and social activities and serving as the voice and advocate for students concerning campus matters.

World Student Association (WSA)—The WSA helps to foster cultural growth and diversity on our campus and provides awareness of international student concerns within the community at large.

Discover more about all of the clubs and organizations Tiffin University offers at

Want to Know More?

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