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Nichols College

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Hospitality Management

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Students in the Bachelor of Business Administration in Hospitality Management program learn to be successful leaders in the booming hospitality industry. Participants study under experienced faculty members—like a former Director of Corporate Governance for the Mohegan Tribe and the former Operations Manager of Park Suites—and participate in internships at internationally renowned hospitality behemoths like Walt Disney World and Marriott.  

Nichols College transforms today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders through a dynamic education and emphasis on career-readiness, all enveloped within a supportive community—that’s our mission. Nichols was also awarded the title of Best College to get a Business Education four years in a row by the Worcester Business Journal!

Hospitality Management Internships

In addition to classroom learning lead by professors with industry backgrounds, hands-on learning is a major component of the Hospitality Management program. Students have an opportunity to interact with industry professionals and be immersed in a variety of valuable and career-building opportunities. Interning in the field gives hospitality management students essential experience and a competitive edge for when they hit the job market. Recent internship locations include:   

  • Walt Disney World
  • Mohegan Sun
  • TD Garden
  • Marriott
  • Del Frisco's
  • The Publick House
  • DCU Center
  • Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce
  • The Institute for Women’s Leadership at Nichols College
  • Lombardo's 

Find out more about hospitality management internships at Nichols College.

Careers

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that there are over 1 million open positions in the accommodations and food service industry. These jobs call for leaders who thrive on social interaction and excel in collaborative problem-solving.  

Possible roles in hospitality management include:  

  • Hotel Manager
  • Event Planner
  • Travel Distributor
  • Tourism Promoter
  • Customer Relations Manager

Hospitality managers may find themselves working in settings such as:  

  • hotels and resorts
  • casinos
  • cruise lines
  • convention centers
  • wedding venues
  • restaurants

Learn More

We want to talk to you! If you have questions about our Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Hospitality Management program, request more information or reach out to our Hospitality Management faculty—their contact information can be found below.