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MCC Earns No. 3 U.S. Rank in Hospitality

October 7, 2018

Middlesex Community College’s online Hospitality Management Associate Degree Program has been ranked No. 3 in the United States by BestColleges.com .

“Hospitality is a growing and dynamic field, with a very strong job outlook for the coming years,” said Kimberly Morrissey, Hospitality & Culinary Arts program coordinator. “We work closely with our students to help them reach their educational and career goals, and provide support and assistance to find the right job.”

MCC’s Hospitality Management Program falls under the Business Administration Associate Degree. Students receive managerial instruction in a variety of hospitality topics, including food and beverage management, hospitality management, convention and event sales, and planning and tourism management.

“Our online courses are designed to help students learn in a manner that fits their busy schedules,” Morrissey said. “Students are able to connect and learn from each other in an online setting, explore a variety of hospitality topics, and stay on top of trends in the industry.”

The program’s “Business Internship” course enables students to gain real-world experience with hospitality employers, including Marriott, Aramark and Disney.

“This course is really the highlight of the program for most students,” Morrissey said. “Students are able to apply their studies to their internships in the fast-paced world of hotels, restaurants, events and travel.”

Enrollment is open for summer and fall Hospitality Management courses. To learn more, visit www.middlesex.mass.edu/hospitality , or call 800-818-3434.

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