Students complete the MS in Hospitality Leadership and Operational Performance by taking the following 12 courses for a total of 48 credits:
Students who enter the program without a formal hospitality undergraduate education, or hospitality industry work experience, must have successfully completed a course in Hospitality Operations prior to starting to the MSHLOP program. Students without a formal business or hospitality undergraduate degree must also complete at least one accounting course at the undergraduate or graduate level prior to starting the program.
- Satisfactory completion of the college residency requirement.
- Satisfactory completion of the 12 required courses, or their substitutes as approved by the Director of the School of Hospitality Leadership.
- All courses for credit toward the degree must be completed within six calendar years after the candidate’s first term of enrollment in the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business. After a lapse of six years a course is expired. An expired course is not acceptable for the purpose of satisfaction of degree requirements and is not applicable to the degree.