Top 20 Most Affordable Colleges for Hospitality Management Honors ECPI University
ECPI University has been named among the 2018 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Hospitality Degrees, a list compiled annually by OnlineU, an organization that provides free and comprehensive guides that enables students to compare all online colleges in the U.S. According to OnlineU’s website, this list ranks the top online schools offering the lowest tuition rates for bachelor's degrees in hospitality management, with 13 schools costing less than $15,000 a year, including ECPI University.
OnlineU states that its selection methodology is applied using program data, including available degrees, tuition rates, and details about program coursework from official school websites, reflecting data for the 2016-2017 school year. Acceptance rates, programmatic accreditation, and profit status of schools were collected from official websites of the accreditation agencies or from the National Center for Education Statistics. The NCES is the primary governmental entity for gathering and presenting data related to education.
If you have a passion for food and hospitality, but prefer the business side of the profession, earning a degree in Hospitality Management could be the first step. According to Dictionary.com, hospitality is defined as “the quality or disposition of receiving and treating guests and strangers in a warm, friendly, generous way.” Hospitality Management formalizes and codifies the means by which this can be accomplished in consistent and professional manner.
At ECPI University, we offer a program that is rooted in real-world scenarios, to give you the kind of education that can prepare you to hit the ground running. Upon completion of our program, you can be prepared to:
- Analyze business, economic, and financial reports
- Create effective business plans
- Conduct business research and analyses
- Implement decision-making processes to effectively solve business challenges
- Develop business solutions that demonstrate application of global business models and theories
- Develop strategies for business growth and development
- Apply personal and professional integrity, ethical behavior and social responsibility in business situations
- Demonstrate effective communication in the global business environment
- Demonstrate leadership capabilities
Moreover, with a Hospitality Management degree, you can pursue employment in a variety of settings, including:
- Catering Services
- Convention/Conference Centers
- Sport/Athletic Facilities
- Business Dining Services
- Campus Dining Services
- Casual Service/Chain Restaurants
- Healthcare Facility Food Service
And at ECPI University, you can find yourself beginning your job search much sooner than you might expect. Through our year-round, accelerated schedule, you can earn your Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a Concentration in Hospitality Management in as little as 2.5 years. Want to learn more? Take a moment and connect with a helpful online admissions advisor today.
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