Hotel/Hospitality Management

Hotel/Hospitality Management video

Program Number: 10-109-1
School Year: 2015-2016
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus*: Fond du Lac, offered through Lakeshore Technical College

Program Description

The associate of applied science degree in Hotel/Hospitality Management prepares individuals for a management career in the hotel/hospitality industry. Coursework emphasizes theory and application of skills needed for mid-management and supervisory level of employment in food and lodging facilities. Hotel/hospitality management skills are also applicable to a variety of other hospitality operations that include conference centers, sports and entertainment facilities, front office managers, food and beverage operations, and other careers.

Lakeshore Technical College offers its Hotel/Hospitality Management program in cooperation with Moraine Park. As a Hotel/Hospitality Management student, you'll attend live, interactive TV classes sent from Lakeshore Technical College to Moraine Park. General studies classes can be taken at Moraine Park.

Statewide Median Salary for Recent Graduates

  • $29,237

Approximate Costs

  • $128.40 per credit (resident)
  • $192.60 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • *Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the principles of hospitality management.
  • Provide exemplary customer service.
  • Utilize marketing techniques in a hospitality environment.
  • Recognize and interpret legal issues relating to the hospitality industry.
  • Utilize accounting and costing skills necessary for profitable hospitality operations.
  • Demonstrate professionalism and managerial and leadership skills in a diverse hospitality environment.

Career Opportunities

  • General Manager
  • Executive Housekeeper
  • Front Office Manager
  • Food and Beverage Manager
  • Guest Services Manager

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The admission process for a shared program should be completed at the host college granting the degree. Please submit the following to Lakeshore Technical College:

  • College admission application
  • $30 one-time fee
  • High school and other official college transcripts
  • College assessment test (ACCUPLACER, ACT or other). Note: The ACCUPLACER assessment can be taken at MPTC.
  • Meet with a representative at the host college to review course sequencing.
  • Check with the host college if any additional steps are required.


Number Title Crs
Term 1
Moraine Park Courses
196-191 Supervision 3
801-196 Oral and Interpersonal Communication 3
 - OR - 
801-198 Speech 3
809-195 Economics 3
809-172 Introduction to Diversity Studies 3
 - OR - 
809-196 Introduction to Sociology 3
809-198 Introduction to Psychology 3
Lakeshore Courses
101-102 Hospitality Accounting (LTC) 3
101-158 Hotel/Hospitality Cost Control (LTC) 2
103-131 Excel 2013 - Level 1 (LTC) 1
103-181 Word 2013 - Level 1 (LTC) 1
104-128 Leadership and Professionalism (LTC) 3
104-170 Marketing Tourism and Hospitality (LTC) 3
109-110 Front Office Procedures and Management (LTC) 3
109-111 Housekeeping Management (LTC) 2
109-113 Food and Beverage Operations (LTC) 2
109-115 Hospitality Law (LTC) 3
109-120 Facilities and Operations Security (LTC) 2
109-121 Introduction to Hotel/Hospitality Management (LTC) 3
109-122 Hospitality Field Study/Experience (LTC) 2
109-128 Hospitality Personal Branding (LTC) 2
109-144 Hospitality Internship (LTC) 4
116-105 Recruitment and Retention of Employees (LTC) 3
Moraine Park OR Lakeshore Courses
106-101 Customer Service Essentials 3
 - OR - 
104-109 Customer Service Techniques (LTC) 2
316-147 Sanitation and Safety 2
 - OR - 
109-112 Sanitation for Food Service (LTC) 1
801-136 English Composition 1 3
 - OR - 
801-195 Written Communication (LTC) 3
804-107 College Mathematics 3
 - OR - 
804-123 Math with Business Applications (LTC) 3
809-122 Introduction to American Government 3
 - OR - 
806-112 Principles of Sustainability (LTC) 3
Total 66

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Transfer Opportunities

Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

Additional Information

*Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

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