The hospitality industry has been a booming industry for the last few years. With the advent of globalization and increased tourism, the industry has grown tremendously and has opened up a number of job opportunities. This program is designed to prepare students for various job opportunities in the hospitality industry. The students will gain knowledge about the functioning of various areas of hospitality, including catering, restaurant management, housekeeping and Food and Beverage Management.
Pursue a career in the hospitality industry with our Diploma in Hospitality Management. Dynamic Career opportunities. Get program information today! and earn upto $51,000 per year.
Students completing the diploma in hospitality Management program at western community college who achieve the required academic standing and meet the required criteria will be eligible for admission to Vancouver community college with full block Transfer in the bachelor of hospitality degree*
Earn up to $30.00* per year as a front desk manager
Wages taken from the BC Labour Market Outlook
High School Diploma or Equivalent or Mature Student Status (19 years of age or more) and Proof of English Language Proficiency.
For English Language Domestic Students need to have Grade 10 English or Successful Completion of English Language Proficiency Assessment Test conducted by College Authorities.
International Students will need to submit a proof of English Language Competency by any one of the following options:
2100 hours / 105 weeks
|Course Number||Course Name||Hours|
|1||Introduction to Hospitality Management||80|
|5||Principles of Marketing||80|
|6||Customer Service for Hospitality||80|
|7||Principles of Economics||80|
|8||Accounting Fundamentals 1||80|
|9||Quantitative Methods for Business||80|
|10||Hospitality Sales and Marketing||80|
|11||Front Desk Operations||80|
|12||Human Resource Management||80|
|13||Computer Applications in Business||80|
|17||Food and Beverage Management||80|
|18||Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management||80|
|19||Business and Hospitality Law||80|
|20||The Business of Tourism||80|
|21||Introduction to Canadian Culture||80|
|23||Job Search and Interview Techniques||40|
|1||Registration Fee||$250||Domestic Students|
|1||Registration Fee||$1000||International Students|
This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
Upon completion of Hospitality Management Diploma at Western Community College’s (WCC), you may apply to VCC’s Hospitality Management Diploma to complete the Bridge Term courses pending (total of 8), which may be delivered in 1-2 terms (depending on seat availability) – as per VCC-WCC articulated agreement. Program seats are not guaranteed.
Please find a list of courses to be taken/completed at VCC:
1. HOSP 2370 Management Principles
2. HOSP 2310 Food Production Principles
3. HOSP 2360 Restaurant Operations
4. HOSP 1660 Technical Writing
5. HOSP 2820 Cost Controls
6. HOSP 1860 Financial Accounting
7. HOSP 1410 Principles of Service Management
8. HOSP 1810 Business Mathematics
Students will then be eligible to enter Semester 5 (BHM) Bachelor of Hospitality Management Degree program at Vancouver Community College (by also meeting overall minimum GPA and English proficiency requirement).
You may refer to follow the application steps below, once you complete the Hospitality Management Diploma at Western Community College’s (WCC):
1. Apply to VCC’s HOSP Diploma (Bridge term(s))
– Academic IELTS 6.0 (5.5 each band)
– Math 11 (Foundations 11 with a C+ or higher, or Pre-Calculus 11 with a C or higher)
– High School Graduation
***Check the application availability status for the program of your choice at www.vcc.ca/ieavailability and apply while program status indicates “Apply Now”.***
2. Study at VCC’s HOSP Diploma courses (total of 8, listed previously)
3. Apply to VCC’s HOSD Degree (2-years length, one intake a year, every Fall term)
– Academic IELTS 6.5 (6.0 each band)
– VCC HOSP courses with GPA 3.0 (B)
– Western Community College final transcript with GPA 3.0 (B)
Western Community College offers a variety of financial aid opportunities to ease students’ stress and allow them to focus on their studies. If you need extra support, we have flexible funding to accommodate all our students, no matter their financial situation.
Our dedicated Financial Aid Officers will help you every step of the way.
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