The Hospitality and Event Management concentration provides graduate students with sound preparation to excel in the dynamic, global hospitality industry.
A convenient online approach
Courses are available 100% online or in a blended on-campus format
36 credits of coursework: 21 credits in the core program curriculum; 9 credits of concentration-specific courses; 6 credits of electives; Capstone project
Affordable 8 or 16-week courses
Develop a multifaceted understanding of hospitality management
Topics addressed in the Hospitality and Event Management concentration include:
Managing diverse teams and complex revenue structures
Delivering best-in-class service
Developing, managing, and marketing effective brands
Employing data analytics to understand and fulfill evolving consumer demands
Anticipating and responding to seasonal trends
Strategizing for growth
Get ahead in one of the world’s largest industries
The Hospitality and Event management concentration will position you to hold leadership positions across the industry, in settings that include restaurants, hotels, resorts, and casinos. Coursework emphasizes emerging areas of knowledge, such as revenue management, enhanced data analytics, and the impact of the increasingly influential sharing economy, ensuring graduates are well versed in current industry trends and poised to make an impact. Thanks to a recent partnership with the Wynn Resort Casino, a major player in the industry, Lasell graduate students benefit from an additional opportunity to expand their network and deepen their professional experience.