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Hospitality & Tourism Management

We Develop Leaders.

With an economic impact of $60 billion annually, hospitality and tourism is the second-largest industry in the state of Georgia. Career opportunities abound. Piedmont’s Hospitality & Tourism Management (HSTM) Program blends thoughtful classroom learning with the real-world experience that will help you grow and thrive in this fast-growing field.

Why Hospitality & Tourism Management at Piedmont?

Students in the HSTM concentration will:
  • Benefit from Piedmont’s partnerships with The Classic Center Authority, The Classic Center Cultural Foundation and many local restaurants and hotels.
  • Learn how to apply the sound business and management practices that are a cornerstone of a Harry W. Walker School of Business education in a fast-paced, customer-oriented atmosphere.
  • Be equipped with the skills needed to become a leader in their chosen field, such as restaurant and hotel management, wedding and event planning and more.
  • Develop important contacts in the hospitality and tourism industry that will pave the way for career opportunities.
  • Have the opportunity to work in The Classic Center and learn from staff there.
  • For more information, visit our FAQ webpage.

Where do I start? 

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For more information about Piedmont College, the application process, or to apply online, contact our Admissions Office. Applications are accepted any time.

Concentration Requirements (21 Semester Hours)

BUSA 3602 The Hospitality and Tourism Services Industry 3
BUSA 3802 The Hotel Development Process 3
BUSA 3842 Cost Control in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry 3
BUSA 4700 Business Internship 3
BUSA 4842 The Marketing and Management of Tourism and Special Events 3
BUSA 4852 Club Management 3

Electives - Choose one from

BUSA 3612 Wine Industry Management 3
BUSA 4990/ACCT 4990