Graduate certificate programs intend to confer professional credentials on students who wish to advance their careers. These programs might be particularly useful to students wishing to pursue postgraduate studies or professionals who wish to secure more credibility.
A tourism education may teach the skills needed in the tourism industry. Students can learn about the business and how to effectively plan good tours. Other areas might be covered, including leisure management, cultural tourism, event leadership, sustainable tourism and marketing strategies.
The hospitality and tourism industry currently represents the second largest employer in the United States.
Columbia Southern University recognizes that there is a growing desire of many within the workforce for focused training in a professional specialization.
To meet this need, CSU offers Graduate Certificate Programs which fully utilize courses from the CSU degree concentrations.
The hospitality and tourism industry currently represents the second largest employer in the United States. With the aging baby boomer population, we are seeing an increased interest in leisure activities. CSU's degrees in hospitality and yourism prepares students for careers in a wide array of hospitality and tourism professions including lodging, conventions and destination services management, food service, travel and tourism, financial management and technology, and recreation related industries....