The Tourism Management Major is designed to educate students on the theories, principles and practices of Tourism. Students who take this Major are qualified to commence a professional career in Tourism on graduation.
Courses in this Major include: Event Management, Transport and Travel, Tourism Management, Destination Marketing and Caribbean Tourism. Internships are done during the summer months. It is mandatory that students do an internship within the tourism sector.
Five (5) CXC/CSEC (General Proficiency Grades I-III from June 1998) or GCE/ BGCSE O’Level (Grades A-C) with compulsory subjects: Mathematics and English Language and two (2) CAPE subjects (Units 1 and 2) or GCE/BGCSE A’ Level passes in a minimum of two (2) subjects;
An Associate degree, Diploma and/or Certificate from other approved tertiary institutions having attained a B+ average or a minimum GPA of 2.5;
High School (Grade 12) transcript with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a minimum SAT I score of 1700 plus a minimum of two (2) SAT II subjects at a score of 500 or above or successful completion of Advanced Placement Courses or the International Baccalaureate programme.