Hospitality Management Degree Specialization

Hospitality Management Careers Overview

Use your head for business and heart for travel, food, or entertainment. From overseeing the daily operations of hotels, restaurants, and casinos for example, to managing a company's in-house event department, hospitality management professionals enjoy fast-paced careers in a dynamic industry. You can take your new skills anywhere, as hospitality services are found in nearly every community in the United States and abroad.

Professional Responsibilities


Career Options

Professional Responsibilities

When you earn your bachelor's degree in Business Administration from DeVry University with a major in Hospitality Management, you'll be prepared for an exciting future in the travel and tourism career field. In a hospitality management career field, your professional responsibilities could include:

  • Training, scheduling, and supervising staff
  • Scheduling, planning, and purchasing supplies and equipment for daily use and for specific events
  • Managing reservation systems
  • Resolving customer problems and handling emergencies

Hospitality management careers can be found in many settings, including:

  • Hotels and resorts
  • Gaming and entertainment venues
  • Restaurants and banquet facilities
  • Cruise ships
  • Schools
  • Healthcare organizations
  • Businesses
Career Options

DeVry University graduates in Business Administration with a major in Hospitality Management will be prepared for career fields such as:

  • Tourism operations management
  • Casino operations management
  • Hotel and restaurant operations management

For related career paths, see all degree programs offered by the College of Business & Management.