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Hospitality Services Pathway

CTE Pathways: Connecting High School to College and Career
Career and Technical Education courses help you get started on your pathway to success.

Program Description
Students will be introduced to the world of hospitality services (food service, tourism, and recreation).

You Will Learn
  • Practical hands-on experiences in the food services, tourism, and recreation industries through field trips, and career exploration.

Pathway Brochure
Class availability may vary at your high school.
-Hospitality Services - PDF

Industry Certification
Earn industry certification in this Pathway.
-Hospitality Services Industry Certification - PDF

  • Prostart

Student Leadership Organization
FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) is the Student Leadership Organization for Family and Consumer Sciences. FCCLA provides students with opportunities to attain knowledge skills, and leadership characteristics necessary to succeed in life, as well as promoting personal growth and leadership.

Beyond High School
There are a number of options for education and training beyond high school, depending on your career goals.

  • Certificate
  • Associate degree
  • Bachelorís degree
  • Professional degree
  • On-the-job training
  • Apprenticeship
  • Military training


Sample Occupations
  • Event Planner
  • Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher
  • Hospitality Supervisor
  • Hotel/Motel Manager
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Tour Guide
  • Travel Agent

Workforce Trends
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, travel and tourism is one of the largest and fastest-growing industries in the world. Each year, travel and tourism employers around the world pay more than $1.6 trillion in wages and salaries and create 12.5 million new jobs.

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