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  Sep 19, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Tourism And Travel Major (32 hours)


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The Tourism major is designed for students planning to pursue careers in the tourism industry. The major is composed of 16 credit hours of required core courses; at least three elective courses; and one of the following: a professional internship, a research experience, or a study abroad experience.

Required (20 hours)


Electives (3 to 4 courses)


You may enroll for up to two regional geography courses. Select additional elective courses to complete the major from the list below. Other elective courses may be permissable with the consent of the undergraduate advisor. Consult with the undergraduate advisor about your plan.

Non-Classroom Experience


You must enroll in one of the following non-classroom experiences.

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The following minors are recommended to accompany the major concentration in Tourism and Travel: World Language, Communication, Journalism, English (Rhetoric and Writing Studies), History, Public History, Global and International Studies, Marketing, Advertising, Real Estate, General Business, or Event Planning.

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