Bachelor of Science

Hospitality Management


As one of the largest industries in the country, the hospitality industry contributes billions of dollars to the United States gross domestic product. The industry is constantly growing for professionals interested in its many facets ‒ from event planning to hotel operations, and sporting and entertainment venues to restaurant management.

Classes You Might Take

  • Conference & Meeting Management
  • Lodging Operations & Management
  • Food Service Budgeting & Controls
  • Hospitality Law
  • Management & Promotion of Live Entertainment

Learn about the full curriculum.

Why CAFNR for Hospitality Management

A degree in hospitality management from the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources prepares graduates with business and managerial skills to succeed in those hospitality management careers.

Career Possibilities

Hotel General Manager
Event Coordinator
Director of Operations
Human Resource Manager
Food and Beverage Director

Employers & Internship Locations

Cardinal Group Management • Maritz Travel • Drury Hotels • Sporting Kansas City • Hyatt • The Tiger Hotel • Marriott International • Bellerive Country Club • Hilton Worldwide Holdings • Columbia Country Club • Best Western Hotels • Bleu Events • Divine Events • The Walt Disney Company

Signature Experience

Study Abroad

One of the many unique experiences available for hospitality management students is a signature study abroad program. Immerse yourself in Italian culture and study restaurant management or event planning through a study abroad experience in Florence.

Study Abroad
Students in Italy

Take the Next Step


Admissions and Application

You can declare Hospitality Management as your major at any point during your career at MU without a separate application.

  • Current students: Declare or change your major.
  • New students: Apply to MU and choose Hospitality Management as your major.

Cost and Financial Aid

Learn more about tuition costs, scholarship opportunities and financial aid at Mizzou.

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