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Hospitality Management Studies Now at Wroxton College

Students can now earn a master of science in hospitality management studies at the University’s Wroxton College in Oxfordshire, England, beginning in the fall of 2017. The first full degree program to be offered at Wroxton, this offering will equip students with the knowledge and skills to become leaders in the international hospitality field.

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Wroxton College in Oxfordshire, England.

The 33-credit master of science degree is structured to meet the educational needs of adult learners working as managers, entrepreneurs, educators or other professionals in the tourism and hospitality industry. The curriculum is designed to provide a hospitality management education with an academically rigorous, yet flexible, program of study that meets the requirements for a professional master’s degree.

This degree is offered under the auspices of the International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, within the Anthony J. Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies.

“The master of science in hospitality management studies increases students’ analytical, managerial and leadership competencies and will provide graduates with the requisite preparation for career advancement in various hospitality professional areas,” says Joseph Tormey, hospitality/tourism management and director of the school.

The school is ranked sixth among top hospitality programs in the U.S. by thebestschools.org and 11th by CEOWorld Magazine.

“FDU’s International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management is one of the oldest and highest-ranked hospitality schools in the United States, and we are thrilled to continue our commitment to global education by offering a graduate program in such close proximity to the leading hospitality centers as well as the historic cities in Europe, allowing students to make valuable professional connections worldwide,” says President Christopher Capuano.

Master’s graduates from FDU’s International School of Hospitality and Tourism Management have a 90 percent job-placement rate upon completion of the program and join a network of nearly 3,000 hospitality alumni worldwide.

Registration is open for fall 2017. More program information can be found at this site https://hospitality.fduadmissions.org/?utm_source=grad&utm_medium=pressrelease&utm_campaign. For details regarding the program’s curriculum, contact Dara Sanchez, director for technology, communications and continuing education, Petrocelli College (Metro), at 201-692-7276 or dara_r_sanchez@fdu.edu.