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Hospitality Foundations Certificate

Expected Certificate/Degree


Program Description

The Hospitality Foundations certificate requires 12 credits in the courses listed below.

Program Requirements

Please meet with a Faculty or Program Advisor to discuss the details. 

Consider joining or visiting with a professional, cultural or interest-based Student Club. If you have any questions about the certificate requirements, please contact a Faculty or Program Advisor to discuss the details.

Code Course Name Credits
HOSP 1100 Introduction to the Hospitality Industry 3
HOSP 1111 Front Office Operations 3
HOSP 1121 Supervision in the Hospitality Industry 3
HOSP 1140 Quality Management of Service in the Hospitality Industry 3

Total Credits: 12


Contact Information

Laura Lerdal, Culinary Market and Lab Coordinator, (630) 942-2359

Anna Gay, Program Support Specialist, (630) 942-2502

Jim Mulyk, Chair, Hospitality, (630) 942-6429

Arts, Communication, and Hospitality Division
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 219, (630) 942-2048