Human Development and Family Studies
Section III | Hospitality/Recreation/Hotel
Nature of the Job
Hospitality work in the hotel/lodging industry includes job titles of general managers—supervise overall operations, front office workers—reservations, room assignments, convention service managers—supervise meetings and conventions, and financial employees. Within the broad category of hospitality is included travel, tourism, and many recreational settings.
Where You Might Work
If you have interests in this area, you might consider working with public parks and recreational facilities, resorts of various kinds, cruise ships, or as an airline employee or travel agent. In addition, many institutions offer some form of hospitality services, e.g., educational institutions and hospitals.
Suggested Areas for Minor/Collateral:
- Restaurant and Hotel Management
Suggested Internship Sites for HDFS 4314:
- Hospitality Services in a variety of settings.
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