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The School of Hospitality and Tourism Management offers a 4-year bachelor of science degree in hospitality and tourism management. The program has a competency component, core hospitality and tourism management requirements, as well as free electives. The HTM curriculum for the bachelor of science degree is designed to give the student a flavor of the following:

A 320-hour hospitality and tourism management HTM 302 Internship and HTM 202 Work Experience is required in the program. Students can obtain their HTM 302 Internship/HTM 202 Work Experience through their own search or in the Hospitality and Tourism Management Career Center. In their senior year, students take a capstone course that pulls all the hospitality management knowledge together as the class works in groups to make plans to build a hospitality business — from selecting a location site to a final operating establishment.

Strengths of the hospitality and tourism management program at Purdue are: