BSc. in Tourism & Hospitality Management
4 Year Degree Course
The Bachelor of Science degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management has a strong business related base of core modules, with specialized modules in the upper level of the programme, that are focused on the critical needs of the Tourism and Hospitality Industry in the Caribbean.
This Bachelor of Science degree is a 4-year programme You have the choice of selecting your courses or modules, so that your course of study is completed through classes in the daytime, evening or on Sundays.
Students have the option of receiving an accredited Associate of Science Degree award after 2 years of study in this programme.
The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean’s (UCC) Bachelor Degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management (upper level) builds on the foundation laid in the Associate Degree. The programme will enable graduates to earn promotions or credits that may lead to employment opportunities in the business community. Graduates will also be able to matriculate to a Master’s Degree programme offered through UCC or other tertiary institutions.
The programme aims to
- Improve the level of professionalism in the tourism and hospitality industry;
- Educate and train productive and employable people who meet regional and international occupational standards and can take their place in the global community.
- Provide consistent delivery of core content so that employers’ expectations of graduates of UCC Bachelor of Science degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management are realized.
- Ensure transferability and articulation with other colleges and universities regionally and internationally.
UCC is a tertiary institution registered by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ), the official local accrediting body for tertiary education. UCC is working closely with the UCJ, for full accreditation of this B.Sc. degree in Tourism and Hospitality Management.
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