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Advanced Diploma Programs in Tourism

Seeking an advanced diploma is an option for students who want specialized careers without pursuing degrees. The duration of programs differ and can be up to three years. The credit earned can often be put towards a degree in the future. So what is an advanced diploma in tourism? An advanced diploma in tourism gives students a wide spectrum of knowledge to work in a growing industry. Students lear… Read more

Seeking an advanced diploma is an option for students who want specialized careers without pursuing degrees. The duration of programs differ and can be up to three years. The credit earned can often be put towards a degree in the future.

So what is an advanced diploma in tourism? An advanced diploma in tourism gives students a wide spectrum of knowledge to work in a growing industry. Students learn about finances and risk, regulations, health and safety, operations, marketing, sales, planning development and human resources. Studies include theory with practical lesson that vary in delivery, including guest lectures, field trips and workshops. Programs fully encompass the world of tourism management to give students effective real-world skills and enable them to successfully work in a dynamic and changing landscape.

Earning an advanced diploma in tourism can open up opportunities to secure a position in the industry or allow for upward mobility in an established career. Students can get into the field fairly quickly, gain experience and use the credit they’ve earned in future professional development.

As with many academic programs, costs vary with institution and focus. Before selecting a program, it is important for those who are interested to research programs accordingly and find the one that is the best fit.

Upon completion, students are often be qualified to work independently in the tourism or hospitality field or with a travel agency or tourism operator. Students can be equipped with a full scope of knowledge to build their own tourism related business, from product development to implementation. Students might also be qualified to work with established businesses within the industry in a variety of capacities. Possible positions include director of sales, director of marketing, business development manager, director of operation, general manager, strategic marketing manager and managing director.

An advanced diploma is a great way to get your career started. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Toronto School of Management
Toronto, Canada

This two-year advanced diploma focuses on the latest developments in the hospitality and tourism sector. Acquire recognized leadership skills and competencies to effectively m ... +

This two-year advanced diploma focuses on the latest developments in the hospitality and tourism sector. Acquire recognized leadership skills and competencies to effectively manage a team and operations while understanding organizational behavior in the tourism and hospitality industry. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Toronto School of Management
Toronto, Canada

This two-year advanced Co-op diploma focuses on the latest developments in the hospitality and tourism sector. Acquire recognized leadership skills and competencies to effecti ... +

This two-year advanced Co-op diploma focuses on the latest developments in the hospitality and tourism sector. Acquire recognized leadership skills and competencies to effectively manage a team and operations while understanding organizational behavior in the tourism and hospitality industry. -
Advanced Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 

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