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* .
Students will also be eligible for admission to Fairleigh Dickinson University with full block transfer in Bachelor of Arts in Individualized Studies
After completion of this program, the graduates will be able to work as:
Earn up to $30.00* per hour as a front desk manager
Wages taken from the BC Labour Market Outlook
Grade 12 or Mature Student Status (19 years of age or more) and proof of English Language Proficiency. Students will need to submit a proof of English Language Competency by any one of the following options:
1800 Classroom hours
300 Work experience hours
2100 Total program hours
|Course #||Title of Course/Work Experience Component||# of Hours|
|ACCT011||Accounting Fundamentals 1||80|
|HOSP020||Fundamentals of Lodging Operations Management||80|
|BUSM050||Principles of Marketing||80|
|MATH012||Fundamentals of Mathematics||80|
|COMP015||Computer Technology in the Hospitality Industry||80|
|HOSP026||Hospitality Financial Management||80|
|HOSP010||Introduction to Hospitality Management||80|
|HOSP011||Front Desk Operations||80|
|HOSP014||Business and Hospitality Law||80|
|HOSP028||Hospitality Managerial Accounting||80|
|ENGL100||Introduction to English Academic Writing||80|
|HOSP030||Food and Beverage Management||80|
|HOSP082||The Business of Tourism||80|
|BUSM070||Human Resource Management||80|
|HOSP052||Hospitality Sales and Marketing||80|
|ECON009||Principles of Economics||80|
|STAT024||Introduction to Statistics||80|
|WORK099||Industry Work Experience||300|
Please speak with your Campus Representative if you need further information.
|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)
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Our dedicated Financial Aid Officers will help you every step of the way.
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