The Travel and Tourism Management Technology concentration provides specialized career/technical instruction and practice to prepare students for careers in tourism and travel occupations. Students will also learn how to perform reservation functions by utilizing the internet.
This concentration leads to an Associate of Applied Science degree with benchmarks as outlined at the 31-hour, 46-hour, and 61 to 63-hour marks. Students who successfully complete 31 semester hours as outlined in the program of study may be awarded a career certificate, along with additional certifications. Students who successfully complete 46 semester hours as outlined in the program of study may be awarded a technical certificate, along with additional certifications. Students who successfully complete 61-63 semester hours as outlined in the program of study may be awarded an Associate of Applied Science degree. In addition, students completing this program will be eligible to obtain ServSafe® Sanitation certification from the National Restaurant Association.
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**Completion Award: Associate of Applied Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management Technology - Travel and Tourism Management Technology 61-63 SH
**Additional Graduation Requirements:
Orientation - Any student (first-time, transfer, and part-time) who begins at Hinds Fall 2007 and later will be required to take Orientation (LLS 1312/RST 1312) to graduate from the College. Exception: Orientation credit (1-3 hrs) transferred to Hinds from another college will satisfy our orientation requirement.
Assessment - An Assessment Prep review course(s) and Skills Assessment exam(s) are required to graduate from this program.