Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

  FALL 2020 SEMESTER & CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE:   The SCC campus is closed (no on-campus services are available at this time). All classes and student support services are available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.

Hospitality: Restaurant Management

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Hospitality: Restaurant Management is designed to prepare graduates for management careers in the restaurant and commercial food service industry. The curriculum provides professional skills in beverage management, food production, accounting, information systems, marketing, human resources, and hospitality law. Students may apply these courses towards the Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Hospitality: Restaurant Management (3560).

Details

Details iconImportant information you’ll need when applying for admission:
Field of Interest
Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management
Type
Certificate
Academic Plan
Hospitality: Restaurant Management (CER)
Academic Plan Code
5560
Total Credits Required
39
Catalog Year
2020-2021
What You'll Learn

This pathway map will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Apply the components of beverage management, menu development, cost control, and alcohol law for beverage operation.
  2. Perform the major functions involved in the effective management of a restaurant.
  3. Create favorable guest experiences by using professional service management techniques in a hospitality environment.
  4. Demonstrate the essential functions of hospitality industry management, including human resources, guest services, food production, marketing, as well as hospitality and tourism law.
  5. Communicate in an effective manner, consistent with the professional standards of the hospitality industry.
  6. Integrate professional, ethical, and legal standards into hospitality business practices.
  7. Demonstrate an understanding of the elements and current trends that comprise the hospitality industry.
  8. Critically analyze a wide range of problems in the hospitality industry to generate applicable solutions.
  9. Employ industry specific and current business technologies to inform and enhance individual and organizational performance.
  10. Apply the principles and practices of financial and managerial accounting to analyze hospitality management financial statements.
Career Opportunities

Successful completion of this certificate may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Arizona-based annual median wages* for this program. Education requirements vary for the occupations listed below, so you may need further education or degrees in order to qualify for some of these jobs and earn the related salaries. Please visit with an academic advisor and/or program director for additional information.

* Wage information sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2019.
Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • Students should meet with an academic advisor to develop an individual education plan that meets their academic and career goals. Use the Pathway Planner tool in your Student Center to manage your plan.
  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by current district placement measures and/or completion of 100-200 level course and/or program requirements.
  • Degree and transfer seeking students may be required to successfully complete a MCCCD First Year Experience Course (FYE) within the first two semesters at a MCCCD College. Courses include AAA/CPD150, AAA/CPD150AC, CPD104, and AAA115/CPD115. Course offerings will vary by college. See an academic, program, or faculty advisor for details.

Full-time Sequence

Full-time status is 12 credits to 18 credits per semester.

Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM110 Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Management Critical course Gateway course 3
HRM230 Beverage Management 3
HRM150 Hospitality and Tourism Information Systems I 3
HRM140 Food Production Concepts 3

Term 2

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 2
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
ACC211 or
HRM265
Financial Accounting or Financial Management for Hospitality and Tourism Note: Choose accounting course in accordance with your advisor's recommendation and university transfer requirements.
ACC211 recommended for students intending to transfer to NAU
3
HRM270 Hospitality Marketing 3
RE Restricted Electives HRM240 recommended 3
HRM260 Hospitality Human Resource Management 3
HRM275 Restaurant Management Only available Spring 3

Term 3

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 3
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM250 Hospitality And Tourism Information Systems II 3
HRM220 Hospitality Managerial Accounting 3
RE Restricted Electives 3
HRM280 Hospitality and Tourism Law 3

Restricted Electives

A list of program electives for this pathway map
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM142 Wine: From Vine to Table 3
HRM145 Events Management 3
HRM235 Club Management 3
HRM240 Commercial Food Production 3
HRM295AA or
HRM295AB or
HRM295AC
Hospitality Internship or Hospitality Internship or Hospitality Internship 1–3

Part-time Sequence

Part-time status is 11 credit hours or less.

Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM110 Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism Management Critical course Gateway course 3
HRM140 Food Production Concepts 3

Term 2

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 2
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM230 Beverage Management 3
RE Restricted Electives HRM240 recommended 3

Term 3

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 3
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM150 Hospitality and Tourism Information Systems I 3
HRM260 Hospitality Human Resource Management 3

Term 4

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 4
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
ACC211 or
HRM265
Financial Accounting or Financial Management for Hospitality and Tourism Note: Choose accounting course in accordance with your advisor's recommendation and university transfer requirements.
ACC211 recommended for students intending to transfer to NAU
3
HRM250 Hospitality And Tourism Information Systems II 3

Term 5

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 5
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM220 Hospitality Managerial Accounting 3
HRM280 Hospitality and Tourism Law 3

Term 6

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 6
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM270 Hospitality Marketing 3
HRM275 Restaurant Management Only available Spring 3

Term 7

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 7
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
RE Restricted Electives 3

Restricted Electives

A list of program electives for this pathway map
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
HRM142 Wine: From Vine to Table 3
HRM145 Events Management 3
HRM235 Club Management 3
HRM240 Commercial Food Production 3
HRM295AA or
HRM295AB or
HRM295AC
Hospitality Internship or Hospitality Internship or Hospitality Internship 1–3
Course Area Key

Gateway Course = Generally the first major-specific course in a pathway.

Critical Course = A course that is highly predictive of future success in a pathway.

Disclaimer

Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses required within the program.

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

View MCCCD’s curriculum website for the Certificate of Completion in Hospitality: Restaurant Management (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=137393).


At Maricopa, we strive to provide you with accurate and current information about our degree and certificate offerings. Due to the dynamic nature of the curriculum process, course and program information is subject to change. As a result, the course list associated with this degree or certificate on this site does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee course availability. If you are interested in pursuing this degree or certificate, we encourage you to meet with an advisor to discuss the requirements at your college for the appropriate catalog year.

Other Versions

The pathway map presented above is for the current catalog year and is the intended pathway map for new students. Other versions of this pathway map from different catalog years are available below:

Catalog YearEffective Dates
2019-20205/28/2019 – 5/25/2020