Roukema Center for International Education
Office of Study Abroad & Off-Campus Programs
SPAIN: Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Management
- Term: Summer
- Location: Barcelona, SPAIN
- Credits: 4 credits
- Prerequisites: Junior-level status OR permission of the Instructor
- Disclaimer: All students in good academic and judicial standing are eligible. Students of other U.S. colleges or universities are also eligible.
Course Description (MGMT 390) - Topics in TRAVEL, TOURISM and HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT (European Sustainability)
Employing 1 in 10 workers globally, the travel and tourism industry remains an exciting, varied, and transformational field for innovative and sustainable management. This course provides an examination of the hospitality management industry, giving students exposure to the traditional functions of management such as leadership, decision making, sustainable operations, and organizational ethics within the fields of hospitality, travel, and tourism management. Two weeks of online learning, interspersed with course meetings and lectures, will be followed by a two-week immersive, experiential study abroad program.
[ACTIVITIES & EXCURSIONS]
- Barcelona City Tour (including the Gothic Quarter, Gaudi's Barcelona and Barceloneta)
- Barcelona Hotel Association
- Headquarters of Consortium of Turisme de Barcelona
- Meet with students of hospitality management from the Universidad de Barcelona
- Sustainable Bike Tour of Barcelona
- Visit to Montserrat
[ACCOMODATIONS & MEALS]
Students will reside in a centrally-located hotels. All breakfasts are included, as well as some additional meals.
Program fee for NJ Residents
Program fee for non-NJ Residents
Program fee includes
: round-trip international airfare; comprehensive pre-departure and on-site orientation; health & security insurance; on-site accommodations in twin rooms*; all breakfasts; welcome and farewell dinner, all excursions and entrance fees; and in-country program transportation.
Program fee does not include
: US airport transfers; most lunches and dinners; personal expenses
*Single supplement fee of $377 for single room request
| Application Deadline
| Commitment &
$500 Deposit (non-refundable)
| Payment #1: $1365
| Payment #2: $1365
| Payment #3: $1365
: A late fee of $35 will be assessed for each payment not received by the payment deadlines communicated to you by the International Programs Office.
: There will be a 3-day grace period before a late fee is assessed.
Scholarships are available for eligible applicants: http://www.ramapo.edu/study-abroad/scholarships/
Professor Rikki Abzug
[FOR FURTHER INFORMATION]
The Roukema Center for International Education
Ramapo College of New Jersey
505 Ramapo Valley Road - ASB123, Mahwah, NJ 07430 USA
Telephone: (201) 684-7533