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|Hospitality: Front Office Management Certificate
Total Units: 16
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
The Hospitality: Front Office Management certificate of achievement provides a solid base of world-class customer service training, supervisory skills and industry-specific topics. The classes are tailored to meet the needs of enrolled students while teaching the latest trends in the hospitality industry. In addition to the skills and knowledge of working in a hotel, this program provides the student with the expertise to guide tourists to the many tourist attractions including restaurants, wineries, historical sites, arts, culture, events and activities of Sonoma County.
- Demonstrate analytical, quantitative, and computer skills necessary to work in the hospitality field;
- Apply necessary skills required for managing the complex human interactions and communication that takes place in the hospitality industry; and
- Demonstrate the ability to effectively provide customer service to clients.
The requirements for the Hospitality: Front Office Management Certificate program are:
Complete 16 units from
- Hospitality: Front Office Management Core Requirements
- Hospitality: Front Office Management Elective Requirement
|Hospitality: Front Office Management Core Requirements - complete 13.00 units|
|BAD 52||Human Relations in Organizations||3.00|
|HOSP 50||Introduction to Tourism in Sonoma County||1.00|
|HOSP 53||Customer Service||1.50|
|HOSP 54||Customer Relations for the Hospitality Industry||1.50|
|HOSP 63||Introduction to the Hotel Industry||3.00|
|HOSP 80||Introduction to Hospitality||3.00|
|Hospitality: Front Office Management Elective Requirement - complete 3.00 units|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:|
|BAD 99||Business Administration Occupational Work Experience||0.50-8.00|
|BGN 111||Soft Skills for Business||3.00|
|BGN 112||Marketing Your Skills||3.00|
|BMK 51||Principles of Selling||3.00|
|BMK 57||Introduction to Public Relations||1.50|
|BMK 59||Consumer Behavior||1.50|
|CUL 222||A Culinary Tour of Sonoma County||1.50|
|CUL 256.5||Wine Appreciation||1.50|
|WINE 70||Wine Component Tasting||1.50|
|WINE 102||Wines in the Global Marketplace - Retail Sales||1.50|
|WINE 111||Sonoma County American Viticulture Areas||1.50|
|WINE 130||Wine Service and Hospitality||1.50|
|WINE 131||Wine Industry Event Planning||1.50|
The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Course Prerequisites and Advisories:
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