Hospitality & Tourism
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Add some spice to life and see the world! If food and travel are your passion, a career in hospitality and tourism could be right for you. Explore the business side of hotels, restaurants, and food service.
Which pathway is offered?
Restaurants Management—Students in this pathway learn to perform a variety of tasks to maintain operations and promote guest services in eating and drinking establishments.
What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*
Some of the jobs include:
- Food & beverage manager
- Kitchen manager
- Catering manager
- Dining room supervisor
- Pastry chef
- Product demonstrator
*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.
What could my future look like in this career field?**
**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.
Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?
- ServSafe Food Handler Certification
- National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Restaurant, Food & Beverage Services (Pathways exam)
- NOCTI Food & Beverage Services (Job Ready exam)
- ACT National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC)