Leisure Services Management – Tourism Career Program (NB)

Degree offered

Associate in Science in Business Administration (Leisure Services Management –Tourism Concentration)

Credits required 63/64

Dean William Berardi

Program contact Cecil Leonard, Department

Chair and Professor of Business Administration, ext. 2415

Program Goals Statement

Tourism is one of the world’s largest career fields.

This program offers students the opportunity to develop strong communications, organizational, and critical-thinking skills as well as practical preparation for entry into this growing career field.

Student Learning Outcomes

See Learning Outcomes.

Program Information

The tourism and hospitality concentration introduces students to the principles of travel, geography, and culture.

After BCC

This program prepares students for entry-level positions in a broad range of tourism and hospitality positions.

BCC participates in the statewide MassTransfer program and has developed many program-to-program transfer articulation agreements which guarantee admission and credit transfer. For a complete listing of eligible MassTransfer programs and current BCC articulation agreements, visit the Transfer Affairs Web site at www.BristolCC.edu/transfer

Infused General Education Competencies

Ethical Dimensions, Multicultural Perspective

Degree Requirements

General Courses

CIS 111Introduction to Business Information Systems

3 credits

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ECN 111Principles of Economics — Macro

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:16
CSS 101: (or completion of Division 3 First-Year Experience Summer or Intersession orientation or documented First-Year Experience or equivalent)

Choose one of the following

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

COM 114Professional Speaking

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Elective Courses

Elective - Science

3-4 credits

Total Credit Hours:3-4
See General Education Competency Courses - Scientific Reasoning and Discovery for course listings

Core Courses

ACC 101Principles of Accounting I

4 credits

BUS 111Business and Financial Mathematics

3 credits

COM 241Public Relations

3 credits

MAN 101Principles of Management

3 credits

MAR 101Principles of Marketing

3 credits

RMN 118Workshop in Team Development and Managerial Communications

1 credit

Total Credit Hours:17

Concentration Courses

BUS 120Group Tour Planning

3 credits

BUS 121Introduction to Travel, Tourism and Hospitality

3 credits

BUS 122Tour Destination Planning

3 credits

BUS 123Meeting Planning and Convention Sales and Service

3 credits

BUS 124Sales and Customer Service for Tourism and Hospitality

3 credits

BUS 126Hotel and Motel Management and Operations

3 credits

CED 210Cooperative Work Experience I

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:21

Program Electives – choose one of the following

BUS 112Personal Financial Planning

3 credits

BUS 113Introduction to Business Functions and Practices

3 credits

BUS 251Business Law

3 credits

BUS 253Corporation Finance

3 credits

BUS 155Business Ethics

3 credits

BUS 260International Business

3 credits

MAN 251Human Resources Management

3 credits

MAN 152Purchasing

3 credits

MAN 290Managing an Enterprise

3 credits

MAR 255Advertising Principles

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

BUS 111Business and Financial Mathematics

3 credits

BUS 120Group Tour Planning

3 credits

BUS 121Introduction to Travel, Tourism and Hospitality

3 credits

CSS 101College Success Seminar

1 credit

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

MAN 101Principles of Management

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

ACC 101Principles of Accounting I

4 credits

BUS 123Meeting Planning and Convention Sales and Service

3 credits

CIS 111Introduction to Business Information Systems

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

MAR 101Principles of Marketing

3 credits

RMN 118Workshop in Team Development and Managerial Communications

1 credit

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

BUS 122Tour Destination Planning

3 credits

BUS 126Hotel and Motel Management and Operations

3 credits

ECN 111Principles of Economics — Macro

3 credits

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

And

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

Or

COM 114Professional Speaking

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

Program Elective

3 credits

BUS 124Sales and Customer Service for Tourism and Hospitality

3 credits

CED 210Cooperative Work Experience I

3 credits

COM 241Public Relations

3 credits

Elective - Science

3 -4 credits

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