Future Students

Why Hospitality Management?

A degree in hospitality management from Cal Poly Pomona prepares you for a wide range of careers in a variety of industry sectors, offers an array of global opportunities, and equips you with transferable skills that carry to successful careers in other industries.

Students and alumni from The Collins College of Hospitality Management study and work throughout California and around the world. Our students receive incomparable exposure to the hospitality industry, in and out of the classroom, and they are workforce ready upon graduation.

Explore hospitality degrees by specialty to find your fit!


Specialized Areas of Study:

Travel and Tourism

One of the world’s largest industries, travel and tourism employs one in 11 people in the world with jobs that include lodging, events, restaurants and recreation.

Food and Beverage

From directing the kitchen to overseeing dining rooms, food and beverage managers strive to create an enjoyable dining experience for their guests

Lodging and Resorts

Get your career started at luxury hotels, bed and breakfasts, resorts and more, providing a home-away-from-home experience for travelers.

Event Management

Find a career planning weddings, meetings, red carpet premieres, sporting events, festivals, conferences, and philanthropic galas in the event management industry.