Hotel & Resort Management

Curriculum Requirements

As a student in this program, you are required to complete a minimum of 63 credit hours with a grade point average of no lower than C (2.0). For this degree program, you must successfully complete the following:


  • ENG 101 Composition I
  • ENG 102 Introduction to Literature
  • COM 100 Human Communication OR COM 110 Public Speaking OR COM 115 Interpersonal Communication
  • SPN 140 Occupational Spanish

Social Science

  • ECO 100 Survey of Economics OR ECO 210 Principles of Macroeconomics* OR ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics
  • 3 credit hours of Social Science Electives

Mathematics and/or Science

  • MAT 121 Introductory Statistics I
  • 3 credit hours of Mathematics Electives and/or Science Electives

Computer Science

  • 3 credit hours of CSC Electives


  • ACC 101 Principles of Financial Accounting
  • BUS 123 Business Communications
  • HOS 230 Hospitality Law

Hotel and Resort Management

  • HOS 101 Principles of Hotel and Resort Management
  • HOS 130 Introduction to Food and Beverage
  • HOS 135 Rooms Division Management
  • HOS 205 Principles of Food Production
  • HOS 210 Hospitality Computer Applications
  • HOS 220 Hospitality Marketing and Sales
  • HOS 225 Meeting Planning and Conference Management
  • HTM 250 Hotel and Resort Management Internship

Health/Physical Education

  • 2 credit hours of Health/Physical Education (HPE) Electives

* Students planning to pursue a bachelor of science degree in hotel management should take ECO 210 Principles of Macroeconomics.

SUNY General Education Electives

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