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Business Administration - Tourism



Business Administration-Tourism

Haywood Community College’s Business Administration in Tourism program provides the skills needed to be successful in supervisory and managerial positions within the tourism industry. The curriculum provides individuals with knowledge and skills in the following areas: leadership, management, marketing, finance, and technology. The graduates will qualify for management and supervisory positions in hotels, resorts, country clubs, event spaces, and other tourism-based businesses.


Highlights of the Program

  • Accounting 
  • Management & Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Meeting & Event Planning
  • People Skills

This program is available fully online!


  • Associate in applied science-Business Administration-Tourism
  • Certificate Business Administration-Tourism

Potential Careers


  • Management or Entry-level supervisory positions


Jodi and Meredith at table leaning on their arms

Have you ever wonder what it takes to start a new degree track? Did you know that HCC is launching a Tourism program in Fall 2023?? We sat down with the Program Dean and Business Instructor to learn more about how a new program gets started and what students can look forward to this fall with the Tourism concentration under the Business Administration Degree. Listen to a chat with Jodi Wijewickrama and Meredith Carpenter to learn all about this new program and a little more about them.

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Class Schedules

HCC offers a variety of class times to fit your busy schedule. Different class options are available based on your graduation year. You can view available classes and then meet with your advisor to get registered.

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For more information contact:

Meredith Carpenter
  • Meredith Carpenter
  • Instructor - Business Administration
Dylan McFalls
  • Dylan McFalls
  • Success Coach

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