2019-2020 Academic Year

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Peter Mombourquette, BA (CBU), BEd (St FX), MBA (SMU), DBA (USQ), Associate Professor


Candace Blayney, BA, BEd (New Brunswick), MBA (Athabasca), PhD (Northcentral), Associate Professor

The objective of the certificate program is to give the student a basic introduction to the concepts of tourism and hospitality management.

Admission Requirements

Admission requirements for the Certificate in Tourism and Hospitality Management are the same as for the Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management. Please refer to 2.1.4 Admission Requirements and 2.1.6 Additional Admission Requirements.

Students can enroll in the Certificate in Tourism and Hospitality Management as a separate program or concurrently with another MSVU program. Both the certificate and degree may be taken concurrently. If taken concurrently, the Principles Governing the Awarding of Multiple Credentials will be in effect. If not earned concurrently, the University regulations regarding a second credential will be in effect. Students are advised to review 2.1.14 Principles Governing the Awarding of Multiple Credentials during program planning and completion.

The certificate may be completed through distance learning on either a full-time or part-time basis.

Program Requirements

A Certificate in Tourism and Hospitality Management requires successful completion of the following 6.0 units:

 ❏  BUSI 1112 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  BUSI 2221 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  BUSI 2230 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  BUSI 2231 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  COMM 2211 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  ECON 1101 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  THMT 1101 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  THMT 1116 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  THMT 2216 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  THMT 2221 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  THMT 2244 (0.5 unit)

 ❏  0.5 unit of elective from the following   (0.5 unit)
        THMT 2201    (0.5 unit)
        THMT 2205    (0.5 unit)
        THMT 2225    (0.5 unit)
        THMT 3305    (0.5 unit)
        THMT 3317    (0.5 unit)
        THMT 3323    (0.5 unit)
        THMT 3401    (0.5 unit)
        THMT 4411    (0.5 unit)

Academic Note: This web-based calendar information is applicable for the 2019-2020 academic year which runs from September 01, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

For information on the current 2018-2019 academic year, which concludes August 31, 2019, please consult the the complete 2018-2019 Academic Calendars: Undergraduate Academic Calendar and Graduate Academic Calendars.


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