If you are interested in owning and operating a hotel or restaurant, or working in travel, tourism or recreation, you can major in a wide variety of fields. As in any business, a successful leader in the hospitality industry will need to know how to manage people, projects and budgets, communicate effectively with customers and staff, and have a solid understanding of marketing.
In addition to the courses you will take as part of your major, you might be interested in some of the following courses:
Principles of Accounting 1
Human Resource Management
Business Plan Writing
Information Technology and Society
Dimensions of Practical Ethics
Industrial or Organizational Psychology