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Prepare Yourself for a Career in Hospitality Management. At NU, We Develop Business-Minded Leaders.

Hospitality is one of the largest and fastest-growing industries in the world, and we’re here to help build its future leaders.

Whether your dream is to manage a large hotel chain, lead a kitchen crew, plan major events, have an office on a cruise ship or run your own bed and breakfast, a Hospitality Management degree from Northwood will help you launch your career the moment you step on campus.

With major courses starting from day one in the classroom, you’ll also get crucial learning experiences out in the real world. You’ll have the opportunity to learn event management, marketing, and financial planning by participating in large student-run events.

This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

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Students prepping food for the Stafford Dinner

Stafford Dinner

One of Northwood University’s annual student-led events. Planned, prepared, and executed by an Executive Board of students from any major. Students participate in the event planning through marketing, logistics, food and beverage, procurement, and other specialties.

Two students shaking hands on the stage of the Auto Show

NU International Auto Show

Students plan and execute the Northwood University International Auto Show, located on campus. This show is one of the largest in Michigan, attracting visitors from all over the state.

The NADA Hotel and Conference Center lobby

N.A.D.A. Hotel and Conference Center

Students run and intern at the N.A.D.A Hotel & Conference Center, located on our beautiful Midland, Michigan campus.

What Jobs Can You Get with a Hospitality Management Degree?

Students often look for internships or employment opportunities on a local and global level. Northwood has a fantastic reputation in the hospitality industry.

  • Catering Assistant
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Travel Agent
  • In-House Event Planner
  • Front Office Manager
  • Conference Organizer
  • Catawba Island Club
  • Chef Master USA
  • Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
  • Marriott Corporation
  • Norwegian Cruise Line

Hospitality Management Professionals

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