2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Apr 25, 2024  
2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Hospitality Management, AA [HMD-AA, 60 Total Credits]


The Associate of Arts (AA) degree with a Hospitality Management emphasis is specifically designed for the student who intends to transfer to the William F. Harrah College of Administration at UNLV. This AA degree is fully articulated with UNLV and the hotel college.


Click the link to view the different maps for degree completion and transfer: Academic Maps: AA Hospitality Management  

Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Compare and contrast the different businesses in the hospitality industry.

  2. Develop an operations manual for the Rooms Division in a hotel.

  3. Analyze financial statements using the Uniform System of Accounts for Hotels.

  4. Differentiate between the service delivery systems used in the hospitality industry.

General Education Requirements (32 Credits)

Mathematics (3 Credits)

NOTE: Your first college-level MATH course MUST be completed before reaching 30 total college-level credits.

Analytical Reasoning (3 Credits)

Humanities (3 Credits)

Fine Arts (3 Credits)

U.S. and Nevada Constitutions (4 Credits)

Values and Diversity

All students MUST fulfill this requirement. Course chosen may also be used to fulfill the corresponding general education or special program requirements.

Recommended: ENG 231.

Special Program Requirements (28 Credits)

Hospitality Electives (9 Credits)

  • any  CUL prefix course
  • any  FAB prefix course
  • any  GAM prefix course
  • any  HMD prefix course (except any HMD course listed in the Hospitality Core Requirements area)
  • any  TCA prefix course (except TCA 221)