Hospitality Administration - Foodservice Management

Bachelor's Degree  | Russellville Campus | In-Person or Blended

The Foodservice Management emphasis provides the coursework necessary to establish a successful career in food, management and hospitality by providing exciting and engaging career opportunities in the food industry.

HANDS-ON LEARNING opportunities

  • Event planning
  • Event preparation
  • Guest service opportunities both on campus and in the community
  • Hands-on experiences in the commercial kitchen (basic knife-skills to preparing four course meals).
  • Menu planning and development

SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN

  • Critical thinking
  • Financial management
  • Food production and management
  • Human resource management
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Leadership skills and development
  • Problem solving
  • Team building

About This Degree

TUITION

In-State: $232 | Out-of-State: $464

Students living in states bordering Arkansas receive in-state tuition.

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. The Arkansas Tech University school code to use on the FAFSA is 001089.

Payment Options:

  • Financial Aid
  • Payment Plan
  • Graduate Assistantships

CAREER OPTIONS

You could work as a(n):

  • Event planner
  • Nonprofit executive director
  • Hotel event manager
  • University event coordinator

 

Alumni of our program work at:

  • Crystal Bridges
  • Little Rock Country Club
  • Oaklawn Racing and Casino
  • Russellville Country Club

ACADEMIC INFORMATION

View the links below to better understand the courses, the course timeline, and who your faculty will be when you enroll as an ATU student.

Credentials that stack with this degree:

  • Certificates (Coffee, Sommelier, Baking, etc)
  • Culinary Institute of America (CIA)
  • MS -Hospitality Administration

Point of Pride

Our students achieve a pass rate of 70% on the CHIA (Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics) exam.

 

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