Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)
The Hospitality Management major provides students with a comprehensive learning experience, preparing them to assume entry-level management responsibility in the dynamic field of hospitality. Building on the program's strong business core, students also develop skills in food preparation, customer service, and restaurant management while practicing in the school's fine-dining operations.
About the curriculum
View the classes you will be attending in the College Catalog.
Accreditation & Industry Connections
List of jobs via the College Catalog.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics median annual wage for lodging managers was $46,810 in May 2012. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $29,290, and the top 10 percent earned more than $89,530.
Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are:
|Industry||Employment||Hourly mean wage||Annual mean wage|
|RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps||740||$27.80||$57,820|
|Office Administrative Services||410||$31.30||$65,110|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||290||$39.85||$82,880|
|Activities Related to Real Estate||260||$33.88||$70,470|
*Statistics reported in May 2012
Read more about the required internship.
View general transfer procedures via the College Catalog.
Tools, Uniforms & Supplies
Uniforms/Special Equipment Needs
Uniforms and tools are available for purchase through The College Store.
Clubs & Activities
American Culinary Federation
Penn College Diners' Club
Phi Theta Kappa (ΦΘΚ)
Student Government Association (SGA)
Hospitality Advisory Committee
Advisory committees, which act as recommending bodies to the faculty and administration, consist of in-field professionals who act as partners in the development of curriculum. Their curricular and equipment advice as well as their industry connections and internship opportunities are invaluable to our students and to the growth of our institution.