The California State University system is the largest in the country with more than 400,000 students enrolled and an impressive 2.5 million alumni. In fact, about half of all bachelor degrees awarded in California are from the CSU.
Students who graduate from one of the CSU’s hospitality programs learn the skills and abilities needed to be a leader in today’s competitive hospitality industry. Upon graduation, students will have knowledge of subjects such as human resources, law, marketing, financing, managerial styles and customer service as it pertains to hospitality.
There are 14 CSU campuses throughout California that offer a degree or degree-emphasis in hospitality management.
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Sixty percent of CSU students receive financial aid. Due to industry support, students studying hospitality management have the opportunity to earn significant scholarships. Many of these scholarships are merit-based.
Industry leaders, CSU faculty and alumni, recruiters and successful CEO’s relay the value of a degree from the CSU. Read and watch to find out where they started and how far they’'ve come!