Earn Your Hospitality Degree at VIU
Small Class SizesIndividual Student-professor attention
Academic PartnershipsIntegration with Culinary Arts Programs, Bachelor of Tourism Management and Faculty of Management
Industry PartnershipsVIU maintains close relationships with industry professionals
ExpertiseOver 25 years of offering Hospitality Management programs
Bachelor of Hospitality Management Degree
The Bachelor of Hospitality Management Degree provides graduates with the practical knowledge and advanced skills required to develop, operate and manage hospitality businesses.
The program offers a broad-based advanced curriculum, with a focus on all aspects of managing resorts, hotels or food service operations in international, urban or rural settings.
The 2 + 2 Degree Advantage
Take advantage of your existing diploma. VIU welcomes Hospitality diplomas from all recognized colleges. Diploma graduates will be admitted directly into year three of this four year program.
The Bachelor of Hospitality Management is a member of the Faculty of Management (FoM) at Vancouver Island University. FoM delivers a wide range of business diploma, degree and post degree programs, including an MBA, BBA with specialities and a Bachelor of Tourism Management degree.
Potential candidates must submit the following documents:
- Official transcripts with a minimum C+ average
- A résumé
- A letter of reference demonstrating leadership skills and the potential for employment success
Prior Learning Assessment
Academic knowledge and achievement in other areas of study may count as credits toward your degree. Student Services will help to determine if earned credits are transferable.
Co-operative Education and Internship
Industry experience is a crucial part of the learning at VIU. This program requires the student to complete a paid co-operative education or internship placement in the summer between third and fourth year, prior to graduation.
VIU maintains close connections with industry leaders to provide students with enriched experiential learning opportunities. For students seeking Internship placement, faculty mentor students in the development of their internships academic goals to ensure a match with career objectives.