Spa and Wellness Center Management

Spa and Wellness Center Management

The Hospitality: Spa and Wellness Center Management degree is designed to prepare graduates for management careers in spa and wellness center management. The program is designed to prepare students with an industry-specific business foundation combined with an overview of healthful living courses with specific application to spa and wellness center management. The curriculum is designed with a specific mix of skills that are in high demand with employers in a rapid-growth segment of the hospitality industry.

Program Codes

3079 Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Hospitality: Spa and Wellness Center Management
5524 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Hospitality: Spa and Wellness Center Management

Transfer Options

All HRM program classes transfer in some capacity to in-state universities as well as other institutions around the country - this excludes developmental academic courses

Career and Employment Outlook

This industryis expected to grow 15 percent during the period between 2016 and 2026. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that first-line supervisors of personal service workers held 276,100 jobs in 2016. The number of new jobs projected between 2016 and 2026 is 40,300.

Graduates are prepared to:

  • Spa Centers at Hotels and Resorts
  • Enter the workforce

Representative job titles:

The median salary for first-line supervisors of personal service workers, which includes spa managers, was $37,450 in 2017

Employment outlook

Employment of Spa and Wellness managers is projected to grow 10 percent from 2014 to 2024

Program Contacts and Info

Janelle Hoffman, Hospitality & Tourism Program Director
Office: AP-246
Phone: (480) 423-6260
janelle.hoffman@scottsdalecc.edu

Gary Ward, Division Chair
Office: AP-247
Phone: (480) 423-6685
gary.ward@scottsdalecc.edu

Donna Medina, Administrative Specialist Sr.
Office: AP-251
Phone: (480) 423-6578
donna.medina@scottsdalecc.edu

Program Notes:

  • Set up an advising meeting by emailing janelle.hoffman@scottsdalecc.edu
  • Enroll in the courses listed in the Program Curriculum above
  • For permission to take upper-level class:
    • Email janelle.hoffman@scottsdalecc.edu  and provide us with the following.
      • Full name
      • Student ID#
      • Course number and section of classes you would like to take
      • Brief explanation of your educational and industry background