|About this Course|
|unit H&T||Entry requirements MAVO or HAVO|
|duration 3 years for MAVO | 2 years for HAVO|
Level and study duration
Level: MBO 4+/Associate of Science
Study duration: 3 years for students with a MAVO or equivalent diploma, 2 years for students with a HAVO or equivalent diploma.
Degree and program
Associate of Science Degree Hospitality Management
Also known as the FURTHER STUDIES (FS) PROGRAM
Graduates of the Hospitality Management (FS ) program frequently start their careers in junior management positions such as management trainees, assistant managers or supervisors. It offers students a wide range of possibilities upon successful completion of this mid-management, supervisory level program.
The graduates can be employed at management entry levels in hotels, restaurants, casino’s, and in companies related to the travel and tourism industry, including travel and airline companies.
The candidate will not only receive theoretical knowledge but also a structured practicum lab and internship experience to develop skills and competencies critical for the management of the Hospitality Industry. The other courses offered in this program will complement and facilitate the student’s capabilities in terms of general knowledge, conceptualization, problem solving, analytical and critical thinking, discipline, supervisory and management skills and personal development.
Students completing this program with a 2.500 GPA minimum, and 72 credit hours, are eligible to enter a 3rd year program of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Hospitality Management at well known universities in the U.S.A. or The Netherlands.
Program Entry Minimum Requirements
- Completed HAVO Diploma
- Completed MAVO Diploma
- TKL Diploma for St. Maarten Students
- High School or “Bachillerato” Diploma for international students
- English Aptitude Test
Information on tuition fees is available at the Admissions Office.
Further study and transferability possibilities
Florida International University in Miami, University of Nevada in Las Vegas, University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida Institute of Technology, Webber International University, New York Institute of Technology, Cornell University, University of New Orleans, Northern Arizona University, Stenden Universiteit Hotel Management School Leeuwarden and Hoge Hotelschool Den Haag in the Netherlands, Inter-Continental University of the Caribbean in Curacao, and the University of Aruba.
Admissions Office telephone number: +297-525-8781 (from Monday to Friday from 8.00 am to 12.00 pm and from 1.00 pm to 5.00 pm)