Hospitality Management

Hospitality Management

Want to work in hotels or resorts? Tourism, events and attractions? Restaurants or bars? Take your pick! Gateway’s Hospitality Management associate degree will help you move into a booming sector. The tri-county area is a hub for tourism and hospitality, and 1 in 12 Wisconsin jobs are in this field. Specialize in hotels and resorts, or choose Food and Beverage or Tourism and Attractions concentrations. You’ll feel at home with a career in hospitality!

  • Enjoy flexible class scheduling. The Hospitality Management program offers most classes online, so you can learn when it works best for your busy schedule. 
  • Get real-world skills from a program designed to meet the needs of the booming tourism and hospitality industry in Kenosha, Racine and Walworth counties with hands-on projects. 
  • Gain hands-on experience with two 144-hour internships that focus first on skills and second on supervisory or managerial roles in events, dining, guest services, reservations or more.  
  • Enjoy the freedom to choose internships at local hospitality establishments, destinations in Milwaukee or Chicago, or national attractions such as Disney World or Yellowstone National Park.
  • Get certificates employers value. After graduation, apply for certifications that may increase your employment opportunities through the State of Wisconsin as well as the American Hotel & Lodging Association.
Program Credits




Financial Aid Eligible


Estimated Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $9,647
Books & Supplies: $4,014

Start Dates

Fall, Spring, Summer

Salary Outlook


Career Opportunities: Event Manager, Food and Beverage Manager, Housekeeping Manager, Restaurant Manager, Rooms Division Manager

Hospitality Management Career Pathway

Career Pathways are designed to help you reach your educational goals and explore college and career options. Pathways are made up of related certificates, diplomas and degrees that build on common skills and knowledge. You can begin at any point on the Career Pathway and customize your pathway to fit your goals. View the pathway for your area of interest.