Post Diploma Tourism and Hotel Management

Post-diploma
TYPE:
  • Full Time
LENGTH: 2 year
CAMPUS: Prince George
FEES: Check Fee Schedule
START DATE: Spring 2022
DELIVERY:
  • Alternate Delivery
  • Overview
  • Courses
  • Location & Dates
  • Entry Requirements
  • Fees

Overview

Gain the skills needed for an exciting career in tourism and hotel management.

Created and lead by industry experts, this program will fast track your entry into one of the world’s most dynamic industries. This program will prepare you with the knowledge, analytical, interpersonal and practical skills needed to pursue supervisory and management roles in the rapidly expanding domestic and international markets.

Careers

Some potential careers in Tourism & Hotel Management include:

  • General Manager
  • Director of Sales & Marketing
  • Front Office Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Conference, Events & Banquets Manager
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Activity Guides/Tour Leaders
  • Management in a variety of Tourism Operations

There's a variety of pathways you can take once completing this Post-Diploma program. Examples of salaries for a Hotel Manager.

Post Diploma Tourism and Hotel Management Courses

This program will provide you with the opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of tourism and hotel management and prepare you with the knowledge, analytical, interpersonal and practical skills needed to pursue supervisory and management careers in the rapidly expanding domestic and international tourism markets. The program content has been created in collaboration with industry experts, ensuring its relevancy, and will maintain a connection with the local tourism industry throughout the program.

Post Diploma in Tourism and Hotel Management Program Outline

In addition to the courses listed below students will also need to complete the following:

THMG 320 Event Coordination Essentials

THMG 322 Leadership Skills for Tourism 

THMG 340 Tourism and Hotel Management Practicum

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS LENGTH
THMG-300 The Business of Global Tourism 3 15 weeks
THMG-301 Transferrable Skills for THMG 3 15 weeks
THMG-304 Communications Tech in Tourism 3 15 weeks
THMG-308 Marketing the Tourism Industry 3 15 weeks
THMG-316 Strategic Tourism Management 3 15 weeks
THMG-318 Business of Hotel Management 3 15 weeks
THMG-319 Food and Beverage Management 3 15 weeks
THMG-320 Event Coordination Essentials 3 15 weeks
THMG-322 Leadership Skills for Tourism 3 15 weeks
MGT-263 Human Resource Development 3 15 weeks
ENGL-113 Writing and Communication 3 15 weeks
ENGL-229 Prof Bus and Tech Commun 3 15 weeks

Locations & Dates

START DATE CAMPUS DELIVERY LENGTH
Spring 2022 Prince George In Class 2 years

Entry Requirements

Applicants require proof of successful completion of the following:

  • Minimum successful completion of a 2-year diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution or equivalent (60 credits).
  • Students whose first language is not English must show proof of a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent.  

Limited admission

A program with a limited number of seats per intake and is on a “first qualified, first admitted” basis.

Graduation Requirements

Students must pass all 15 courses with a minimum accumulated 2.67 GPA “B-” (68%) and an “S” grade in the THMG 340: Tourism and Hotel Management Practicum, to graduate with a Post-Diploma in Tourism & Hotel Management.

Credentials

Students who meet all graduation requirements will receive a Post-Diploma in Human Resources Management.

Program Tools

Many courses in this program use online learning tools. Students will need

  • a reliable internet connection, and
  • a device to access the internet.

Students are encouraged to review historical syllabi or discuss with a recruiter, an advisor, or a faculty member to identify their technological needs.

Invest in your future

Estimated over 4 semesters $8,776.

These costs are an estimate. Student fees vary by campus. Check the fee schedule for more details.

All for credit programs require a 50% deposit at time of registration, for the full price.

Books for this program can be purchased from the bookstore.

Paying for college

We're here to help. You can apply for scholarships and bursaries through CNC. We can also help you find loans and other funding. Visit Financial Aid to find out how.

Salaries and employment

Looking for a job? Check the student employment opportunities.

Highlights

$60,170
Median Salary

Annual provincial median salary in related positions according to Work BC.

1.3%
Growth Rate
Forecasted average employment growth rate until 2029 according to Work BC.
2,360
Job Openings

Total expected job openings in this field by 2029 according to Work BC.