Do you gain satisfaction by making someone's getaway at a hotel, bed and breakfast or other lodging establishment unforgettable? Does the idea of planning and executing successful special events peak your interest? Chaffey College can provide you with the skills to fulfill your passion through its hospitality management program. We'll prepare you for employment in the industry and help you advance in your career if you already have a job in the field. You have the option to pursue associate's degrees or certificates in hotel management, food service management and event planning.
You'll gain experience through internships and work-study, making you appealing to employers. And employers will work with you to develop management experience, problem-solving and team leading skills. As members of our advisory committee, these industry professionals impart real-world experience to you and keep our programs current to meet the needs of the industry. Companies with which our students get on-the-job training include Hilton, Marriott, California Pizza Kitchen, Starbucks, DoubleTree and other prominent hotels and restaurants.
Along the way, all of our students will learn theory and practical aspects related to hospitality management.
Here are just a few of the types of places you can gain entry-level management positions with a hospitality management education:
- Amusement and Recreation Parks
- Assisted Living Facilities
- Bed and Breakfasts
- Convention Centers
- Cruise Lines
- Event Planning Services
- Travel Agencies