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Online Bachelor of Applied Science, Resort and Hospitality Management Emphasis

The online Bachelor of Applied Science, Resort and Hospitality Management Emphasis provides the real-life skills, knowledge and tools you need to build a long-term career in the recreation and hospitality industry.

Note: This emphasis area is only available to students who are taking classes 100% online.

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Resort and Hospitality Management Emphasis Details

Classes and Scheduling

The online Bachelor of Applied Science, Resort and Hospitality Management Emphasis is a 120-credit program that includes the following:

  • Resort and Hospitality Management Emphasis Courses – 17 credits from the Certificate in Resort and Hospitality Management.
  • Required Courses – 12 credits
  • Electives – 33 to 61 credits
  • Technical Education Credits – 20 to 48 credits. These may be from a technical associate degree (AAS or equivalent), an advanced technical certificate (ATC), or an intermediate technical certificate (ITC) that you have already earned from an accredited institution.
  • University Foundations Courses – 37 credits. These general education credits may be met through transfer coursework or will be incorporated into your degree plan.

Review the following table for details on the resort and hospitality management emphasis courses.

Course TitleCredits
RHM 303 Orientation1
RHM 323 Resort Sales and Marketing3
RHM 343 Hospitality Law3
RHM 363 Training and Development3
RHM 493 Internship1-3
RHM 313 Resort/Hospitality Management3
Take at least one of the following:
ACCT 205 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)
BUSBTC 302 Understanding Business Value (3)

This content is provided as a quick reference for planning your academic schedule. All official course descriptions and degree requirements are published on the undergraduate catalog site.

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Costs and Scholarships

The resort and hospitality management emphasis is only available to students who are taking classes 100% online. Students who take classes 100% online pay $375 per credit during the 2024-25 academic year. Estimated book costs for the entire program equal $1,500. Future academic year per-credit fees may vary slightly and are finalized each May.

Students applying to this program are encouraged to apply for scholarships to help fund their education.

Note to Boise State and other Idaho higher education employees: Fee waivers do not apply to the cyber operations essentials emphasis.

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Career Opportunities

Gain hands-on experience in resort and hospitality management, develop your technical skills and network with other learners across the country. Possible careers include: hotel manager, concierge, guest relations manager and event planner.

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Student Support

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Military and Veteran Students

Boise State Online’s Bachelor of Applied Science is well-equipped to accommodate military service members and is an approved AU-ABC program. Whether you are on active duty, a veteran or a civilian, our team is here to support you as you earn your bachelor’s degree.

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Boise State’s online programs are specifically created for online learning, offer the same support as our traditional degree programs and are ranked in the top 8% of online bachelor’s degrees in the country by U.S. News and World Report.

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