Hospitality Management

to Hospitality Management

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Widener University.

YOUR PATH TO A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

Delaware Tech has established agreements with four-year colleges and universities that connect Delaware Tech associate degree programs with bachelor's degree programs to create smooth transfer opportunities for you. These Connected Degree programs enable you to complete your associate degree and then transfer to a four-year degree program as a junior.

THE CONNECTED DEGREE 2 + 2 CURRICULUM

Delaware Tech's accredited associate degree program in Hospitality Management prepares students with a solid background in the principles of business as well as in specific areas of hospitality operations. Graduates are prepared to play a vital role as managers in the success of a hotel, restaurant, country club, theme park or attractions environment. Additionally, students may continue their education at the bachelor's degree level.

The School of Hospitality Management at Widener University offers a quality Bachelor of Science degree with an emphasis on field experience and hospitality leadership. The curriculum combines a rigorous academic program of courses in business administration, liberal arts, and hospitality management with a minimum of 1,400 hours of paid industry experience. Graduates may pursue a broad range of leadership positions in the hospitality industry, including food and beverage manager, casino manager, convention manager, event planner, and travel/tourism manager.

VALUE FOR YOU

By completing your associate degree at Delaware Tech, you'll receive excellent instruction in small classes at a campus close to home. Delaware Tech's affordable tuition can reduce the overall cost of your college education, making the completion of your bachelor's degree more manageable.

MAKING THE CONNECTION

Refer to the Connected Degree curriculum (on the reverse side of this page) for the sequence of courses needed to complete this program. Call Delaware Tech and let us help you follow the path to your bachelor's degree.

CONNECTED DEGREE CURRICULUM

Suggested Course Sequence

ASSOCIATE DEGREE
Hospitality Management

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Hospitality Management

WIDENER UNIVERSITY

First Semester CR
ACC 101 Accounting I 4
ENG 121 Composition 3
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics 4
CIS 107 Intro to Computers/Application 3
HRI 101 Introduction to Hospitality 3
ECO 111 Macroeconomics 3
  20
Second Semester
ACC 112 Accounting II 4
ENG 122 Technical Writing-Comm 3
ECO 122 Microeconomics 3
CUL 119 Sanitation 2
HRI 112 Principles of Hospitality Mgt 3
  15
Third Semester
HRI 215 Lodging Operations Management 3
HRI 216 Property Management 3
HRI 212 Food/Beverage Cost Control 3
HRI 210 Beverage Management 3
MGT 231 Human Resource Management 3
  15
Fourth Semester
MAT 255 Business Statistics I 3
HRI 219 Innkeepers' Law 3
HRI 211 Quantity Food/Menu Planning 3
MKT 212 Principles of Marketing 3
SPA 136 Spanish Communication I 4
  16
Fifth Semester CR
ELEC XXX Social Science Elective 3
XXX XXX Modern Language II 3
HM 207 Applied Food Production Management 3
HM 303 Hospitality Cost Accounting 3
SCI 107 Food Science I 3
  15
Sixth Semester
ELEC XXX History or Aesthetics Elective 3
ELEC XXX Social Science Elective 3
SCI 209 Food Service II* 4
ELEC XXX Non-Hospitality Elective 3
ELEC XXX Hospitality or Free Elective 3
  16
Seventh Semester
HM 400 Leadership Development Seminar, Co-Op 6
HM 401 Leadership Skills Assessment, Co-op 3
HM 402 Applied Hospitality Management Principles Co-Op 6
  15
Eighth Semester
HM 407 Restaurant Operations Management 4
HM 404 Strategic Human Resource Management 3
FIN 303 Financial Management 3
ELEC XXX Hospitality or Free Elective 4
  14
*SCI 209/210 Food Science II
The Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Management requires a minimum of 125 credits.
Course scheduling may vary by semester. See your advisor.
RDG120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, Delaware: (302) 857-1772
Wilmington, Delaware: (302) 571-5312
Widener University
Chester, Pennsylvania: (610) 499-4482
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 12/2009