MBA in Tourism Management Lead the Way in Hospitality


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

Advance Your Career in the Diverse Service Industry with an MBA in Tourism Management

If you are a service professional, you know that hotels and resorts need individuals with the drive to make their customers feel like they are the number one priority. With people traveling all over the globe for business, leisure, conferences, and events, it is important to keep up with the latest issues and tools in the tourism industry. Liberty’s Master of Business Administration in Tourism Management can help you advance in your career and develop the skills you need to make your organization a success.

Through this program, you can gain a wide range of skills in hospitality areas. Your leadership skills will come into play when you motivate your staff to provide the best service possible for the diverse needs of your guests. You will also learn how to leverage the power of social media and marketing to analyze and identify new avenues of revenue for your tourism- and travel-oriented organization.

Our experienced faculty are focused on providing you with an action-oriented curriculum. Our student-centered classes will provide you with the latest in market-driven instruction — integrated with a Christian worldview.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and is taught by business professionals who have practical, real-world experience in their fields. Our flexible, 100% online format requires no set login times for class — so you can remain active in your job and present with your family.

Our hospitality and tourism concentration is designed to provide you with the skill set employers are looking for. Your online coursework will help you develop skills for this growing field, such as strategic marketing for travel and tourism, planning, and problem solving for both customers and internal human resource needs. Choosing Liberty’s MBA in Tourism Management can prepare you for new career positions, higher pay, and increased job security!

In Liberty’s MBA in Tourism Management, you can learn about the various methodologies and best practices for the hospitality industry. In addition to courses focused on hospitality, sport, and recreation management, you will explore the broader subjects that will help you in this field.

You will examine the role of marketing strategies and how they can be leveraged to enhance a travel and tourism organization’s strategic plans. You will also learn how to analyze and use social media analytics to measure the effectiveness of your programs. Another invaluable skill you can learn is how to communicate with a variety of generational, racial, ethnic, and international cultures.

Your general MBA courses provide advanced study in major business topics like marketing, finance, accounting, legal, and operations management. Gaining advanced skills in managerial finance, global policies, and strategies will help set you apart from the crowd and chart your course for success.

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Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

Graduate Full Time $565/Credit
Graduate Part Time $615/Credit
Military Graduate $275/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)

*Not applicable to certificates.