Florida’s booming hospitality business drives our state’s economy. If you are interested in a career in the service industry, whether at a hotel, a restaurant, a golf course, or other entertainment or tourism venue, our Hospitality Program might be right for you. The program is a 760 clock hour diploma program designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in the hospitality field. Our program is endorsed by the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), which is a leading standard bearer of best practices in the industry, and our curriculum is custom designed to help our students acquire AHLEI certifications. Core courses in Hospitality include: Introduction to the Hospitality IndustryCustomer Service OperationsHousekeeping Operations, Front Office Operations, Food and Beverage Server, and Maintenance and Engineering. Students are preparing for career paths such as: Front Desk Representative, Guestroom Attendant, Restaurant Server, and Maintenance Employee.

Classroom instruction includes group exercises and activities that simulate the real world of Hospitality. Required internships with local hotels and other partners ensure that you will have an opportunity to hone your craft in the workplace environment, while also boosting your résumé. Marino Campus will help prepare you for a career in the hospitality industry and teach you how to deliver superior customer service.