Bachelor of Science in Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management

NMSU Online degree programs are designed to serve students who want to pursue a program or course(s) via technology (100% online, hybrid or ITV formats) . NMSU Online offers programs in online and hybrid formats for Certificates, Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Graduate Certificates, and Doctorates,  as well as and K-12 NM educator licensure and endorsement programs.

  • Program Details
  • More Information
  • Accreditation

The Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management (HRTM) is an online degree-completion program that prepares students for management positions in the rapidly growing hospitality and tourism industry. With an academic background tailored to meet industry needs, HRTM students leave campus ready to succeed in the world's greatest industry. Students who have already completed their NM general education requirements and lower-division HRTM classes will be able to finish their upper-division courses online. Students take courses to gain knowledge, skills, and competencies in a broad range of hospitality topics including Law, Marketing, Accounting and Cost Controls, Leadership, Hotel Operations, Food and Beverage, and Facilities Management. Senior-level elective classes are designed for students to be able to focus in a specific area of interest. Students are required to have 400 hours of hospitality work experience and perform a 400 hour internship for academic credit as part of the degree.

Degree-Completion Program – this online program is designed for students that have completed specific departmental pre-requisites. Please contact NMSU Online for further information.

College: Agricultural Consumer and Environmental Sciences
Delivery Format: 100% online
Program Credits: 60 credits
Program Length: 2 - 3 years
Cost Per Credit Hour: $369.10
Active Military Cost Per Credit Hour: $250

Check the Program Search to view total per credit hour program cost.

NMSU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
HLC website
HLC phone: 800-621-7440

The College of Education’s programs have specialized accreditations from eight different accrediting agencies.

Contact Information
Name:Dr. Jean Hertzman
Title:Director School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management
Phone: 575 646-5752