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REVISED Professional Hours Requirements through Spring 2021

The School of Hospitality Management requires that each student complete and document a minimum of 1000 hours of appropriate hospitality professional experience. To maximize the quality of your professional experience, the following guidelines apply.

  • Students must work in at least two different jobs or internships. They are not required to change companies, but they must have two different jobs or internships should they remain with the same company.
  • No single job or internship may count for more than 600 hours.
  • Any job or internship where a student works less than 40 hours will not qualify.
  • At least 400 hours must be completed within the U.S.