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MS Hospitality-Tourism Management

Rochester Institute of Technology
1 year
Full time/part time
Master's degree
On campus
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Program description

MS Hospitality-Tourism Management

The MS Hospitality-Tourism Management&;program is designed to give students the skills required in order to oversee finance, human resources, and information management, as well as supervise food service operations and perform event planning. Preparing its students to step into numerous mid-level service management and training director positions, the MS Hospitality-Tourism Management focuses on service, innovation and leadership functions.

The master in science degree investigates service strategy delivery and human resource capital development and consists of a combination of required core courses in service innovation, a concentration, and elective courses chosen by the student to meet career interests and objectives. MS Hospitality-Tourism Management students are able to choose one of three options to complete the program:

  • A capstone project
  • A research thesis
  • A comprehensive exam

Most courses offered in the hospitality and tourism management program are available online and the core courses offers a multifunctional approach that provides a new avenue to examine service organizations and explore such issues as teamwork, learning organizations, organizational change, performance metrics, and customer relationship management.

The MS Hospitality-Tourism Management&;program&;facilitate the paradigm shift from manufacturing to service and move the focus from traditional organizational structures to an organization where employees must provide several functions, sometimes simultaneously. This multifunctional approach provides a new avenue to examine service organizations and explore such issues as teamwork, learning organizations, organizational change, performance metrics, and customer relationship management.&;

Upon completion of the MS Hospitality-Tourism Management program, graduates can look forward to working as Convention Service Managers, Cash Operations Managers, Hotel General Managers and Director of Food Services.

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Admission requirements

The admission requirements for the MS Hospitality-Tourism Management&;program are:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • TOEFL or EILTS exam (international students)

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Tuition fees

The fee for the&;MS Hospitality-Tourism Management&;program is $34,887 USD

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available, kindly visit our university website.


Graduates of this program will be awarded an MS in Hospitality-Tourism Management.

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About this institute

Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is a privately endowed, coeducational university made up of more than 19,000 students and from all 50 states and over 100 nations.  RIT’s main campus is located in Rochester, NY, USA, which is approximately 350...

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Why study at Rochester Institute of Technology

You should consider RIT for your graduate study because: it has cutting-edge academic programs, outstanding faculty, and first-rate classroom and laboratory facilities; offers unmatched experiential education programs including co-op; has an excellent reputation and rankings; offers generous financial aid to graduate students; delivers a high return on investment; has an environmentally friendly, sustainable campus; provides a diverse student population, and makes a well-connected network of 135,000 alumni available to graduates.

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Rochester Institute of Technology

Graduate Enrollment, Bausch & Lomb Center, 58 Lomb Memorial Drive
14623 Rochester, NY

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