Bachelor of Science Degree Hospitality Management and Dietetics Program Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management Concentration
Comprehensive Major (no minor required) -- 68 credit hours
Required Courses: HMD 151 Food Science HMD 152 Applied Food Service Sanitation HMD 171 Introduction to Management in the Hospitality Industry HMD 211 Human Nutrition HMD 251 Commercial Food Preparation HMD 252 Hospitality Information Technology HMD 271 Tourism Planning and Development HMD 275 Restaurant Management HMD 276 Lodging Operations FACS 311 Family Relations HMD 313 Practicum in Hospitality Management HMD 351 Human Resource Management in the Hospitality Industry HMD 353 Menu Planning and Purchasing HMD 354 Cost Control and Financial Analysis in Hospitality Industry HMD 373 Hospitality and Tourism Marketing HMD 378 Legal Environment of Hospitality & Tourism HMD 410 Internship in Hospitality Management HMD 452 Quality and Service Management in the Hospitality Industry HMD 459 Senior Seminar in HMD HMD 470 Advanced Lodging Management HMD 471 Catering and Beverage Management HMD 472 Strategic Management in the Hospitality Industry ACCT 200 Introductory Accounting MGT 210 Organization and Management
NOTE: A grade of “C” or better is required in all courses in the major for all students
who enter Western after Spring 1997.
Hospitality Management Optional Electives: HMD 150 Gourmet Foods (currently not offered) HMD 375 Meeting and Convention Management
Students are strongly encouraged to consult with a Hospitality Management faculty
advisor before selecting courses for this major. For more information, please contact the department by phone (270-745-4352) or e-mail
Accreditations achieved within the Applied Human Sciences Department
Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) - Nutrition
& Dietetic Undergraduate and Graduate programs
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) - Early Childhood
Education Associate Degree
National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) - Interior Design program
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