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Undergraduate Certificates in Hospitality Management

1,014 Yearly Graduations
$20,700 Median Salary
$11,914 Median Debt
There are 178 schools in the United States where you can get your undergraduate certificate in hospitality. In recent years, the majority of the students getting degrees in this area were female, and 49% were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 10.4% of hospitality graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Hospitality Majors

In 2018-2019, 1,014 undergraduate certificates were awarded to hospitality majors. This makes it the 47th most popular undergraduate certificate program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in hospitality at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 11,515
Associate’s Degree 2,905
Basic Certificate 2,536
Undergraduate Certificate 1,014
Master’s Degree 896
Graduate Certificate 131
Doctor’s Degree 45

Earnings of Hospitality Majors With Undergraduate Certificates

The median salary for graduates holding an undergraduate certificate in hospitality is $20,700. A lot of factors can contribute to this number, such as the location of your workplace and the availability of other perks and bonuses.

To get a better picture, earnings for this category of people can range from a low of $17,800 to a high of $23,350.

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Student Debt

The median student debt for graduates holding an undergraduate certificate in hospitality is $11,914. The school you go to and how long it takes you to graduate, among other things, can cause this number to vary.

The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $16,524 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $7,216.

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Those students who are paying back their debt on a 10-year repayment plan have a median monthly payment of $124.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their undergraduate certificate in hospitality. About 72.7% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 277
Women 737
Gender Diversity of Undergraduate Certificates in Hospitality

The racial-ethnic distribution of hospitality undergraduate certificate students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 69
Black or African American 171
Hispanic or Latino 211
White 384
International Students 105
Other Races/Ethnicities 74
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Hospitality Undergraduate Certificate Students

There are 178 colleges that offer an undergraduate certificate in hospitality. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

#1

Valencia College

Orlando, Florida
107 Yearly Graduations
74% Women
48% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for hospitality students seekingan undergraduate certificate is Valencia College. Roughly 47,900 attend the school each year. The hospitality program at Valencia College awarded 107 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. About 74% of this group were women, and 48% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#2

Ivy Tech Community College

Indianapolis, Indiana
91 Yearly Graduations
85% Women
26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Ivy Tech Community College comes in at #2 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Roughly 72,600 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 91 undergraduate certificates were handed out to hospitality majors at Ivy Tech Community College. Of these students, 85% were women and 26% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#3

Kapiolani Community College

Honolulu, Hawaii
83 Yearly Graduations
76% Women
51% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Kapiolani Community College comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Roughly 6,400 attend the school each year. The hospitality program at Kapiolani Community College awarded 83 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. About 76% of this group were women, and 51% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#4

Albany Technical College

Albany, Georgia
28 Yearly Graduations
79% Women
86% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Albany Technical College comes in at #4 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Each year, around 3,200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The hospitality program at Albany Technical College awarded 28 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 79% were women and 86% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#5

Hinds Community College

Raymond, Mississippi
27 Yearly Graduations
70% Women
74% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Hinds Community College is the 5th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an undergraduate certificate in hospitality. Roughly 11,800 attend the school each year. The hospitality program at Hinds Community College awarded 27 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. About 70% of this group were women, and 74% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#6

Palm Beach State College

Lake Worth, Florida
26 Yearly Graduations
73% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Palm Beach State College is the 6th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an undergraduate certificate in hospitality. Roughly 31,200 attend the school each year. The hospitality program at Palm Beach State College awarded 26 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 50% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 73% were women.

#7

St Petersburg College

Clearwater, Florida
23 Yearly Graduations
78% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

St Petersburg College comes in at #7 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Roughly 28,800 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 23 undergraduate certificates were handed out to hospitality majors at SPC. Around 17% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 78% were women.

23 Yearly Graduations
35% Women
35% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Sinclair Community College comes in at #7 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Roughly 18,700 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 23 undergraduate certificates were handed out to hospitality majors at Sinclair Community College. About 35% of this group were women, and 35% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#7

Glendale Community College

Glendale, California
23 Yearly Graduations
91% Women
9% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 7th most popular school in the country for hospitality majors who are seeking their undergraduate certificate is Glendale Community College. Roughly 13,500 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 23 people received their undergraduate certificate in hospitality from GCC. Around 9% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 91% were women.

#10

Central Texas College

Killeen, Texas
20 Yearly Graduations
40% Women
90% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Central Texas College comes in at #10 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Each year, around 16,700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The hospitality program at Central Texas College awarded 20 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 40% were women and 90% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#10

Jefferson State Community College

Birmingham, Alabama
20 Yearly Graduations
70% Women
35% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 10th most popular school in the country for hospitality majors who are seeking their undergraduate certificate is Jefferson State Community College. Roughly 8,700 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 20 undergraduate certificates were handed out to hospitality majors at Jeff State. Around 35% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 70% were women.

19 Yearly Graduations
68% Women
16% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Cuyahoga Community College District is the 12th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an undergraduate certificate in hospitality. Each year, around 23,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 19 undergraduate certificates were handed out to hospitality majors at Cuyahoga Community College District. Around 16% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 68% were women.

#12

Temple University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
19 Yearly Graduations
74% Women
11% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 12th most popular school in the country for hospitality majors who are seeking their undergraduate certificate is Temple University. Roughly 38,700 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $16,080 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $16,956 per year.

The hospitality program at Temple University awarded 19 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 74% were women and 11% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

18 Yearly Graduations
72% Women

The 14th most popular school in the country for hospitality majors who are seeking their undergraduate certificate is Institute of Beauty Occupations and Technology Course-San Sebastian. Each year, around 0 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The hospitality program at Institute of Beauty Occupations and Technology Course-San Sebastian awarded 18 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 72% were women and 100% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#15

Chaffey College

Rancho Cucamonga, California
17 Yearly Graduations
71% Women
65% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Chaffey College comes in at #15 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Roughly 22,700 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 17 people received their undergraduate certificate in hospitality from Chaffey College. Around 65% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 71% were women.

16 Yearly Graduations
81% Women
12% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Columbus State Community College comes in at #16 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Roughly 28,100 attend the school each year. The hospitality program at Columbus State Community College awarded 16 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 12% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 81% were women.

#17

Broward College

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
15 Yearly Graduations
87% Women
80% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Broward College is the 17th most popular school in the nation for students seeking an undergraduate certificate in hospitality. Roughly 38,900 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 15 people received their undergraduate certificate in hospitality from BC. Of these students, 87% were women and 80% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#17

Universidad del Este

Carolina, Puerto Rico
15 Yearly Graduations
60% Women

The 17th most popular school in the country for hospitality majors who are seeking their undergraduate certificate is Universidad del Este. Each year, around 9,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $4,920 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $2,652 per year.

The hospitality program at Universidad del Este awarded 15 undergraduate certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. About 60% of this group were women, and 100% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#19

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Perkinston, Mississippi
14 Yearly Graduations
57% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College comes in at #19 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Each year, around 8,900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 14 undergraduate certificates were handed out to hospitality majors at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. About 57% of this group were women, and 50% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

13 Yearly Graduations
85% Women
85% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Hawaii Maui College comes in at #20 on our list of the most popular colleges offering undergraduate certificates in hospitality. Roughly 2,900 attend the school each year. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 13 people received their undergraduate certificate in hospitality from UH Maui College. Around 85% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 85% were women.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to hospitality that offer undergraduate certificates.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Business Administration & Management 6,490
Accounting 4,885
Business Support & Assistance 4,663
Business & Commerce 2,017
Marketing 567

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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