DeVry University

Master's - Business Administration: Hospitality Management

DeVry University's Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Hospitality Management program is designed to provide students with a thorough and practical understanding of proven methods for leading employees and managing business operations. Continue reading for more information regarding this specialized MBA program from DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management.

Official Program Name:

Master's degree in Business Administration with a specialization in Hospitality Management

School Offering Program:

DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management

Degree Level:


Program Prerequisites:

Students enrolled in DeVry University's degree programs may need to satisfy minimum requirements before beginning the program, including having already earned a high school diploma or equivalent. Individuals interested in this program may have experience working in a service industry in such areas as sales or customer service. Though not required, previous courses in market research, labor management, business technology, or professional communications could prove helpful.

Program Description:

Students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Hospitality Management program have the opportunity to develop their understanding of applied statistics, fiscal analysis, staffing, promotions, and budgeting practices. They'll have the chance to learn how to strategize in order to remain competitive in a global marketplace. In addition, courses are designed to cover hotel and restaurant management topics specific to housekeeping, menu development, reservations, and security. Participants of this DeVry University program will also have the ability to explore event management topics, such as site selection, exhibit coordination, sponsorship, and vendor services.

Learning Format:

Online and Campus-Based

Minimum Credits Required:

48 credit hours.

Financial Aid:

DeVry University offers millions in scholarship opportunities to qualified students. Additional financial aid, military service grants, veterans appreciation grants, federal grants, and institutional grants, are available to qualifying students. Eligible students can apply for Federal Stafford or PLUS loans.

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Course Topics Covered:

Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact DeVry University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Business Administration

  • Leadership
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Information Systems Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Business Economics
  • Managerial Accounting and Finance
  • Business Laws, Politics, and Ethics

Hospitality Management

  • Hotel Management
  • Restaurant Management
  • Event Planning and Management
  • Tourism Management

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Graduates of Keller Graduate School of Management's hospitality management MBA program could be able to find employment opportunities domestically or internationally. Career placement could be found with casinos, tourism boards, travel agencies, eateries, resorts, lodges, hotels, cruise lines, convention centers, or theme parks. Professionals in this field might be able to undertake responsibilities in client relations, sales forecasting, marketing, personnel administration, or operations management.

Individuals who possess a Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Hospitality Management could be able seek positions as:

  • Restaurant managers
  • Hotel supervisors
  • Meeting coordinators
  • Account executives
  • Business consultants