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Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (Hospitality)
Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (Hospitality)

Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (Hospitality)

  • ID:GBC010073
  • Level:4-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (CAD)

  • Application Fee:$95.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$17,160.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$694.42
  • OtherFee/Year:$3,505.00
  • Application Fee:$95.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$17,160.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$694.42
  • OtherFee/Year:$3,505.00

* Incidental Fees (Materials, Student Association etc.), Public Transportation, Books and Supplies,etc

Estimated Total/program:
$133,817.68
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Admission Requirements

​​Entry requirement

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma with six Grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses, or equivalent, including: Grade 12 (U) English and any Grade 12 (U) Mathematics.
  • A grade of 60% or higher in English and Math
  • An overall average of 65% in six Grade 12 (U) or (M) courses.
  • Recommended courses: basic computer software applications.

English requirements 

1. Provide proof that their secondary and/ or post-secondary studies were completed at a recognized institution where English is the primary media of instruction. The studies must be relevant to the admission requirements for the specific program (s) applied to (e.g. an advanced diploma or degree is required for certain postgraduate program)

or

2. Applicants with transcripts from an institution where the language of instruction is not English may meet English language proficiency requirements with one of the following proofs of language proficiency. The minimum test scores that are acceptable are listed below (as applicable). Please note: For admissions purposes, some programs require a higher score than the minimum stated below.


 

GBC DEGREE PROGRAMS*

George Brown English for Academic (EAP) Program

Level 9

IELTS (Academic)

6.5, minimum 6.0 in each skill band

TOEFL

84 (online) minimum 21 in each skill band

MELAB

85

PTE (Academic)

60, overall minimum
55 in each skill band

CAEL

70 overall (writing 60)

Cambridge English Exams (B2 First, C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency)

176 or more (with no individual skill below 169)

George Brown Admissions Test (Mature applicants only)

Not Available

*NEW Duolingo English Test

115

Course Information

Explosive growth in the hospitality industry has led to larger and more complex hospitality enterprises and increased demand for well-educated professionals with analytical skills capable of leading them. That’s where George Brown’s Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (Hospitality) comes in.

The program is designed to teach you how to plan and manage complex integrated hospitality operations so that you can become one of the skilled, knowledgeable leaders in the hospitality sector. The employment prospects in this sector are outstanding. In Canada, the hospitality industry employs more than 1.2 million people, representing over 7 per cent of all employment1. In the Greater Toronto Area alone, the hospitality sector accounts for almost 329,000 jobs2.

Your Field Education Options

George Brown works with employers and industry partners to identify potential work experience opportunities. Students are also strongly encouraged to pursue self-directed industry work experience opportunities they believe would provide the learning experiences they value and meet the learning outcomes of the program. This valuable work experience can be added to your resume.

 

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COURSES

Required Courses

YEAR 1

SEMESTER 1

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

HOSF1145

Sanitation

HOSF1146

Emergency First Aid/Heartsaver CPR

HOST1068

Smart Serve

HOST1195

Introduction to Business Management

HOST1196

Organizational Behaviour

HOST1197

Skills for Success

ACCT1201

Financial Accounting

COMM1201

Business Communication

Liberal Studies Elective

SEMESTER 2

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

ACCT1202

Managerial Accounting

HOST1204

Introduction to the Global Hospitality Industry

HRM1201

Human Resources Management

MARK1201

Marketing Management

Liberal Studies Elective

YEAR 2

SEMESTER 3

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

BBUS1007

Macroeconomics: Canada in Global Environment

HOST2108

Tourism in a Global Community

HOST2109

Food and Beverage Management

HOST1302

Accommodation Management

Liberal Studies Elective

SEMESTER 4

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

BBUS1006

Microeconomics: Canada in Global Environment

HOST2103

Customer Service

HOST3114

Business and Hospitality Law

HOST3103

Event Planning and Management

Liberal Studies Elective

WORK EXPERIENCE

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

HCOP1001

Co-op Work Term I (minimum 14 weeks: 520 hours)

YEAR 3

SEMESTER 5

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

HOST2113

Financial Management

HOST3102

Consumer Behaviour

COMM2201

International Communications

LHUM1204

Spanish I

Or

LHUM1224

Mandarin I

ELECTIVE

Hospitality Elective

SEMESTER 6

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

STAT1202

Statistics

HOST3113

Strategic Revenue Management

LHUM1214

Spanish II

Or

LHUM1225

Mandarin II

ELECTIVE

Liberal Studies Elective

ELECTIVE

Hospitality Elective

WORK EXPERIENCE

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

HCOP2001

Co-op Work Term II (minimum 14 weeks: 520 hours)

YEAR 4

SEMESTER 7

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

HOST4101

Research: Concepts and Application I

HOST4111

Competitive Strategy for Integrated Hospitality Enterprises

HOST4104

Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility

ELECTIVE

Hospitality Elective

ELECTIVE

Liberal Studies Elective

SEMESTER 8

semester courses

CODE

COURSE NAME

HOST4102

New Venture Development

HOST4112

Research: Concepts and Application II

HOST4113

Cases in Global Business Management

HOST4117

Managing Uncertainty: Enterprise Risk Management

HOST4118

Managing Uncertainty: Crisis Management

ELECTIVE

Hospitality Elective

*To graduate, students must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.3 (grade of C+). The course passing grade is a D, except for Liberal Studies courses, for which it is a D.

Liberal Studies courses (listed as electives) are an important part of the program, designed to increase awareness of the society and culture in which students live and work. They strengthen skills in areas of critical analysis, problem-solving and communication through an exploration of topics of broad-based personal and societal importance.

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Graduates of our Hospitality Degree program can pursue a wide range of career opportunities across hospitality sectors. Many of our graduates are hired for supervisory and managerial positions soon after graduation with starting salaries as high as $50,000, depending on experience, position and employer.

There are many career opportunities awaiting you in the diverse sectors of the hospitality industry:

  • Travel (airlines, cruise ships, railways, bus coach, ecotourism)
  • Accommodations (hotels, motels, resorts)
  • Food service (restaurants, catering, clubs and managed services)
  • Sports and recreation (attractions, gaming, parks, recreation)
  • Assembly and event management (meetings, conventions, expositions, special events)

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Mandatory Health Insurance

$694.42 for one year coverage (Sep-Aug)
$488.70 for 8 months coverage (Jan-Aug)
$262.32 for 4 months coverage (May-Aug)

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