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Degree : Master of Science

Major : Hospitality and Retail Management


Program Description

The Masters of Science in Hospitality and Retail Management degree is designed for students with either a bachelors degree in hospitality or retail work experience. Special programs, providing additional coursework, are available for students who do not meet these criteria. While the Master of Science in Hospitality and Retail Management degree is generalist in nature, students may choose one of the following options: Professional Option & Research option.

Program Additional Details

Hours Required for Thesis: 37
Hours Required for Non-Thesis: 37
Mode-On Campus(Face-to-Face): Yes
Mode-Off Campus(Online): No
Mode-Hybrid: No

Additional Links

M.S. in Hospitality and Retail Management : http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hs/hrm/rhim/academics_masters.php

Program Contact Information

Graduate Coordinator: Shane C. Blum
E-mail: shane.blum@ttu.edu
Phone: 806-834-8811

Department Contact Information

Department AddressCollege of Human Sciences
HRM
Texas Tech University
P.O. Box 41240
Lubbock
TX 79409-1240
Phone Number 806-742-3068
Fax Number 806-742-3042
Department Website http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hs/hrm/

Graduate Catalog http://www.depts.ttu.edu/officialpublications/pdfs/2014-15_catalog.pdf



Admission Requirements Admission Deadlines How To Apply Test Score Requirements Additional Requirements for International Students


Admission Requirements


Graduate School Requirements

Program Requirements

Letters of Recommendation required: 3

Resume Required: Yes

Writing Samples Required: Yes

Writing Sample Instructions: Yes Personal statement of career goals (not to exceed three pages in length)

Departmental Application Required: No

Prior Degree Required: No

Similar Undergraduate Major Required: Yes

Previous Work Sample Required: No

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Admission Deadlines

Graduate School Deadlines

Domestic deadlines

For domestic applicants, there is no specific Graduate Admissions deadline, although we encourage domestic applicants to apply at least three (3) months in advance of the semester to which they want to apply.

International Deadlines

For international applicants, we have the following priority deadlines:

International Fall Deadlines International Spring Deadlines International Sum I Deadlines International Sum II Deadlines
January 15Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted

International applications and materials may be submitted after the deadline, but this may significantly delay the processing and evaluation of your application.

Departmental Deadlines

Domestic deadlines

US Fall Deadlines US Spring Deadlines US Sum I Deadlines US Sum II Deadlines
April 15Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted

International Deadlines

International Fall Deadlines International Spring Deadlines International Sum I Deadlines International Sum II Deadlines
January 15Not Accepted Not Accepted Not Accepted

***Note :

The department application deadlines may be different from the Graduate School application deadlines. You must apply by the earliest deadline listed to guarantee that your application will be processed for the semester you are applying for.

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How To Apply


1) Apply to Graduate School : Fill out the online application at Apply Texas.

2) Pay your application fee: $60 initial application fee, $50 for each subsequent application (including changes of entry date, add/change program, or readmission). Application fees may be paid via ApplyTexas at the time of application submission or by credit card on our website.

3) Contact the Graduate Program Coordinator in your prospective department. Many departments have separate application requirements and deadlines, and the Graduate Program Coordinator will be able to assist you in your application process.

4) Send application requirements, from all of the colleges and universities that you have attended to Texas Tech University Graduate School.

Postal Mailing Address
Texas Tech University
Office of Graduate and International Admissions
Box 41030
Lubbock, TX 79409-1030
Physical Mailing Address (Express Mail)
Texas Tech University
Office of Graduate and International Admissions
Boston Ave. at Akron Ave.
Administration 328
Lubbock, TX 79409-1030

Contact Information for Graduate School

If you have any questions about your application, call (806) 742-2781 or email: graduate.admissions@ttu.edu.
To check your application status, please check Raiderlink.

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Test Score Requirements


If both GRE and GMAT are listed as required, either are acceptable.


GRE GMAT
Yes Yes

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Additional Requirements for International Students


These are the minimal English language proficiency scores. For a list of English proficiency exempt countries, please visit: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/gradschool/admissions/international/exempt-countries.php.


TOEFL INTERNET TOEFL PAPER-BASED IELTS ELS CAE CPE
815506.5112BC

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