Each program is designed for the people interested in career advancement and employment within the hospitality industry. The program combines theory and practical applications of skills and abilities to meet the needs of employees. At Chaffey College you can earn a one-year certificate and/ or a Associate of Science degree in culinary arts, hotel management or food service management.
You have the opportunity through internships and work-study experience to demonstrate your competencies prior to graduation. Employers work with you to develop management experience, problem solving, and team leading skills. You learn through a carefully balanced program empathizing the theoretical and practical aspects of hospitality management.
Total Involvement–Total Commitment
Your goal is to obtain a well-balanced education that will lead to immediate employment and provide a pathway to a successful career in hospitality management. This requires total involvement on your part and total commitment on the part of Chaffey College. The college is ready, are you?
Job opportunities are excellent for students who receive the Associate of Science degree or certificate in this program. Graduates of this program will be prepared to work in entry-level management positions of the hospitality industry. Areas of employment include restaurants, hotels, institutions, catering, bed and breakfast operations, and commercial food service.
Advisory Committee Provides Guidance
The advisory committee is comprised of local industry professionals who assist you in your education. they help provide practical opportunities for you to learn as interns and through work experience. The committee also helps the college to maintain up to date programs and classes that meet the needs of the industry. Committee members service as mentors and preceptors for students.
You Receive Actual Work Experience
Learn the necessary management skills "on the job" by working with local Hospitality Industry such as the Ontario Airport Hilton, Ontario Airport Marriott, the double Tree Inn, Heritage Inn, Cask & Cleaver and other prominent hotels and restaurants.