Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)
Preparing students for leadership positions in the hospitality industry through hands-on experience and an emphasis on culinary skills, service management, and employee supervision.
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, the median annual wage for lodging managers was $46,830 in May 2013. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $28,550.The top 10 percent earned more than $92,480.
Industries with the highest published employment for this occupation are:
|Industry||Employment||Hourly mean wage||Annual mean wage|
|RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps||780||$29.12||$60,570|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||570||$30.95||$64,380|
|Office Administrative Services||320||$35.15||$73,120|
|Local Government (OES Designation)||270||$29.81||$62,000|
Statistics reported in May 2013
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.