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Take Your Place in a Trillion Dollar Industry

The tourism industry is an exciting, vibrant and rapidly growing sector. Tourism is the world's largest service industry and second largest industry overall. Careers in tourism and hospitality are available here in Nova Scotia and around the world. 

Understanding the business of tourism and hospitality management offers many rewarding avenues to explore. If applying your accounting or strategic human resource management skills in a tourism organization is what you are looking for, combining a foundation in tourism with a BBA may help you to get that job you want.

BBA with a Concentration in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Complete a BBA with a concentration in tourism by taking four full units of coursework in tourism and hospitality management. The concentration in tourism provides you the opportunity to focus on your business program while gaining a foundation in the field of tourism.

BBA with a Minor in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Gain an understanding of the tourism industry by complementing your BBA with a minor, three full units of coursework, in tourism and hospitality management. You can combine your tourism minor with a major in accounting, management, marketing or strategic human resource management. You can also complete a second minor or concentration. This gives you the opportunity to learn about tourism while focusing on another business discipline.

If a career in tourism and hospitality management, or in completing professional credentials in the field is your goal, consider learning more about the Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management degree.