Developing tourism and recreation opportunities requires an understanding of effective marketing techniques and the ability to interact with many different types of businesses that support those efforts. A solid academic preparation in business helps prepare students for success in the tourism industry and affiliated professions. Potential employers include resorts, commercial recreation businesses, tourism development companies and travel and tourism bureaus. Students in this program will complete rigorous courses within the tourism concentration in addition to the skill and core courses required of all W. P. Carey School of Business majors.
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- The W. P. Carey School is ranked No. 4 in the nation for supply chain management and No. 10 for information systems by U.S. News & World Report
- AACSB-accredited business school
- Ranked No. 1 online MBA School by the Princeton Review and #2 online graduate business programs for veterans and No. 3 for online graduate business programs by U.S. News and World Report