Nutrition and Hospitality Management
School of Applied Sciences, University of Mississippi

Hospitality Management Program’s Accreditation, Mission Statement and Program Learning Outcomes

The Hospitality Management program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality Administration (ACPHA) through 2026.  Accreditation requires the program have established Program and Student Learning Outcomes.

Hospitality Management Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Hospitality Management (HM) program is to prepare a diverse community of students to become successful professionals who aspire to leadership roles in the global hospitality industry and their community.

Hospitality Management Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Students will:

  1. Have knowledge of leadership roles in business that are applicable to managing, controlling, and leading a successful operation in the global hospitality industry.
  2. Demonstrate the technical, social, critical thinking, and communication skills required to be successful in the workplace.
  3. Gain hands-on and real-world experiences necessary to become successful professionals.
  4. Acquire a sense of community and social responsibility.

Each Hospitality Management required course includes Course Learning Outcomes, as required by ACPHA.