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

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Program Contacts

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
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 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