MBA in Hospitality and Management

Vatel USA - Campus Los Angeles

Program Description

MBA in Hospitality and Management

Vatel USA - Campus Los Angeles

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Hospitality and Management has been designed for students to graduate in 18 months. It is an intensive and innovative program which fosters a strong foundation in hotel management, leadership and entrepreneurship. Courses are balanced between academic theory and professional practice.

On campus, students hone the necessary critical thinking, leadership, management and entrepreneurial skills required to compete in the globalized business economy. With experienced faculty and small class sizes, students receive the individual support and preparation they need to achieve excellence.

Students directly apply their knowledge through hands-on, professional experience with the opportunity of a one-year paid practical training position in the best hotels and restaurants in the United States. Previous students at Vatel worked at our partner host hotels which include: St. Regis, Four Seasons, Lodge at Torrey Pines, Peninsula, Sofitel, Langham and many more. Vatel’s Career Center will assist students in locating their mandatory internships.

Admissions Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in the fields of hospitality or tourism or have a degree in another field with 2 years relevant hospitality or tourism experience.
  • Degrees must be accredited by a regional or national association recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, or a foreign institution, licensed and regulated by the appropriate oversight agency in the country of origin.
  • Foreign degrees will be reviewed to determine if they meet the necessary academic requirements.
  • Each applicant will be considered based on his or her individual background and professional experience.
  • Minimum English proficiency for international students is as follows: TOEFL (iBT)–79; IELTS–6.0; or TOEIC–750 OR a qualifying oral interview.
  • Vatel does not require a GRE or GMAT exam.
  • M5 Specialization Program:

    For Vatel students already enrolled in a Master program (M4) Vatel Los Angeles offers a Specialization in American Hospitality Management and International Business major. The M5 specialization program teaches students the American management methods that are driven by results and understanding of new technologies. This program was designed in a way that allows students to think-outside-the-box, and to help them become future leaders and entrepreneurs.

    After a one-year specialization students graduate with a dual degree; Master and MBA. See your Vatel School for enrollment details.

    Business Core Courses

    • Organizational Development and Culture
    • Business Ethics
    • Strategic Management
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Corporate Finance
    • Marketing
    • Operations Management
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Managerial Information Systems
    • International Business and Commerce
    • Human Resources Management

    Hospitality Specialty Courses

    • Sales Management for Hospitality
    • New Trends in Hospitality
    • International Business Law
    • Career Development and Placement
    • Hospitality Management OPT
    This school offers programs in:
    • English

    Last updated September 29, 2016
    Duration & Price
    This course is Campus based
    Start Date
    Start date
    Sept. 2017
    18 months
    Full time
    Start date Sept. 2017
    USA Los Angeles, California
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    Duration 18 months
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