How to Apply to the Executive Online Master's degree in Hospitality & Tourism Management

Requirements for Admission

Category 1

  1. Minimum of three years full time work experience in a supervisory role in the hospitality and tourism industry
  2. Undergraduate (bachelor's) degree from an accredited institution– official transcripts must be provided
  3. GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  4. Professional resume listing position titles, dates, and places of employment
  5. Two letters of recommendation - at least one from employer attesting to dates of employment
  6. A writing sample

Category 2

  1. Minimum of three years full time work experience in the hospitality and tourism industry
  2. Undergraduate (bachelor's) degree from an accredited institution – official transcripts must be provided
  3. GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  4. Professional resume listing position titles, dates, and places of employment
  5. Two letters of recommendation - at least one from employer attesting to dates of employment
  6. A writing sample

International Applicants

  1. Applicants whose native language is not English must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). A minimum score of 550 on the paper based test; or a minimum score of 79 on the internet based test is required. The TOEFL requirement may be waived if the applicant has earned a degree in an English-speaking institution. International applicants may also provide an official IELTS (International English Language Testing Service) minimum score of 6.5 to be considered for admission.
  2. International applicants may be asked to have their transcripts evaluated on a course by course basis by an independent evaluating agency.
  3. This degree program can be completed entirely online and the University of New Orleans cannot issue I-20 documents for applicants to obtain student visas to the United States.

Admissions Procedures

  1. Go to apply.uno.edu.
  2. Submit your Graduate Application (see steps below)
  3. Submit a copy of your resume 
  4. Submit two letters of recommendation
  5. Submit your writing sample as assigned

Once your application is complete, it will be sent to our department for review.