Hospitality 1ST Newsletter Report
provided here furnished by staff personnel or faculty member of the representative
schools listed. Listings presented are, as submitted. The listings are
by no means inclusive. We appreciate those who do make the effort to contact
us and are pleased to pass along their information.
Indiana Univ.-Purdue Univ.
(IPFW) – Hospitality & Tourism Management – Fort Wayne, IN
University Fort Wayne (IPFW) offers more academic and extracurricular opportunities
than any other higher education institution in northeastern Indiana. A
joint campus of two internationally recognized Big Ten schools, IPFW grants
both Indiana University and Purdue University degrees.
The Hospitality and Tourism
Management Curriculum is both practical and visionary – ensuring students
graduate with an understanding of industry complexities and challenges.
We keep pace with changing industry demands by offering courses in accounting,
human resource, marketing, hospitality law, labor, property, personnel
selection, travel writing, computer science, and financial management.
By studying these areas, you’ll be prepared for an industry that changes
frequently because of government regulations and consumerism’s growing
At IPFW, students have access
to personalized and diverse learning experiences through student/faculty
research projects, internships, study-abroad programs, cooperative education,
and distance learning. Students can expect academic rigor, innovative approaches,
and a curriculum relevant to today’s world.
We have a state-of-the-art,
150 bed, Holiday Inn on our campus which houses a classroom to enhance
our program. This hotel adds practical application to the textbook and
lecture knowledge gained by our students.
Associate of Science
The two-year program prepares
you to become a middle manager or supervisor of facilities providing foodservice
and lodging for large numbers of people. You may proceed from this specialized
plan to study the four-year Bachelor of Science option.
Bachelor of Sciences
You receive a general education
that can lead to a management position in the hospitality and tourism industry
after completing this four-year program. Career options are wide open for
our graduates. This program also includes a flexibility to customize your
studies to build competencies in related areas of interest.
In addition to on-campus
financial aid services, the Department of Consumer and Family Sciences
is proud to award these scholarships, among others, to deserving students:
Northeast Indiana Hospitality
Fort Wayne Convention and
Visitors Bureau Scholarship
Hospitality and Tourism
IPFW Department of Consumer
& Family Sciences
Neff Hall, Room 330
2101 East Coliseum Blvd.
Fort Wayne IN 46805-1499
John C. Niser. Ph.D. Chair
Those not included may
request submittal details by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
and a quick posting guideline will be returned via plain text e-mail.