National College’s Tourism and Hospitality Management program will prepare you to work in a wide variety of careers in the tourism and hospitality industry. Careers such as travel agents, cruise specialists, airline reservation agents, airport gate agents, travel counselors, and hotel front desk agents, as well as opportunities in the food and beverage industry.
Through a blended curriculum of classroom lecture, hands-on labs, and an externship placement you can develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence to build a solid foundation to start an exciting and rewarding career in the tourism and hospitality industry.
As a student in the Tourism & Hospitality program, you will:
The Tourism and Hospitality Diploma program is offered at National College’s Roanoke, Virginia campus.
See also our Tourism and Hospitality Associate's Degree.
Careers in Tourism
Explore the major career fields in tourism, including airlines, hotels, travel agencies, tour companies, cruise lines, restaurants, and more.
Gain a thorough introduction to marketing with focus on the marketing plan as it applies to various segments such as business travelers, leisure travelers, meeting planners, travel agents, and special segments.
Food & Beverage Management
Learn the basics of the Food and Beverage industry and the fundamentals of its management strategies.
Sister City Grant (International Students)
|Tuition||$317/credit X 48 credits = $15216|
|Books||$225/course X 12 courses = $2700|
|Activity Fee||$15/Term X 4 terms = $60|
|Applies to||On-Time Completion Rate||Median Title IV Loan Debt||Median Private Loan Debt|
|Bristol, Charlottesville, Cincinnati, Columbus, Danville VA, Dayton Area, Harrisonburg, Knoxville, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Online, Parkersburg, Princeton, Roanoke Valley, Stark Co (Canton), and Youngstown campuses.||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Bartlett, Madison, Memphis, Nashville, Akron Area and Cleveland campuses||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Danville KY, Florence, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Lexington, Louisville, Pikeville, Richmond and South Bend campuses||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Note: Median Institutional Loan Debt is $0 for all National College campuses.
Additional Notes: Areas marked N/A indicate that 10 or less individuals graduated from this program during the specified reporting period and used this particular source of funding.
|Applies to||Placement Rate*|
|Bristol, Charlottesville, Cincinnati, Columbus, Danville VA, Dayton Area, Harrisonburg, Knoxville, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Online, Parkersburg, Princeton, Roanoke Valley, Stark Co (Canton), and Youngstown campuses.||No Data|
|Bartlett, Madison, Memphis, Nashville, Akron Area and Cleveland campuses.||No Data|
|Danville KY, Florence, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Lexington, Louisville, Pikeville, Richmond and South Bend campuses.||No Data|
|*This rate is calculated based on a formula provided by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). For more information on this agency, click here.|
Additional Notes: Areas marked with No Data indicate that no students graduated from the program during the reporting period