Topics addressed in the Hospitality and Event Management concentration include managing diverse teams and complex revenue structures, delivering best-in-class service, and managing, and marketing effective brands. Lasell's M.S. in Hospitality and Event Management faculty members are industry professionals who will prepare you for success in whatever field you pursue, including skills like: Employing data analytics to understand and fulfill evolving consumer demands, anticipating and responding to seasonal trends, and strategizing for growth.
Thanks to a vibrant community of working professionals and a wide range of available services, graduate students are positioned to develop their expertise and advance their career.
The Hospitality industry is nearing its 10th consecutive year of growth employing nearly 1 in 10 people globally. With consumers diversified get-away options including personal home rentals, destination food events, and more the global industry has increased demand for skilled professionals. *
All classes within the Master of Science in Hospitality and Event Management degree program at Lasell University are capped at 23 students. This allows for highly collaborative, personalized learning. Throughout the program, you will encounter opportunities to align your studies with your specific goals and expand your professional network and benefit from new experiences. The Hospitality and Event focus will position you to take your career to the next level and attain leadership roles where you can have a real and immediate impact in your industry.
*Source: Deloitte, 2019 Travel and Hospitality Industry Outlook https://bit.ly/2ucLc6w
|COURSE CODE||COURSE TITLE||CREDITS|
|MGMT756||Policy & Brand Management in Hospitality||3|
|MGMT757||Hosp & Event Law, Ethics, & Risk Mgmt||3|
|MGMT758||Service Quality Management||3|
|MGMT703||Strategic Information Management||3|
|Choose 1 from the following:|
|MGMT798||Research Project Capstone||3|
Two Electives: 6 credits
Students may take any courses offered at the graduate level to fulfill their elective credits
|Winter 1/2 - 1/17|
|MGMT700||Global Leadership||Online||Reilly, Matt|
|SPRING MAIN 1/22 - 5/11|
|MGMT704||Financial Management||Hybrid||Hannon, James|
|MGMT707||Operations Strategy||Hybrid||Pineault, Gerry|
|MGMT714||Principles of Project Management||Hybrid||Eyong, Peter|
|MGMT741||Marketing Research & Data Analytics||Hybrid||McGeough, Bob|
|MGMT745||Strategic Marketing||Hybrid||Plumb, Chelsey|
|MGMT751||Business Strategy||Hybrid||McKinnon, Bruce|
|MGMT763||Employee Learning & Development||Hybrid||Howard, Kim|
|MGMT765||Project, Program & Portfolio Management||Hybrid||Sawhney, Anil|
|MGMT767||Risk Management||Hybrid||Sawhney, Anil|
|MGMT798||Research Project Capstone||TBA|
|MGMT799||Internship Capstone||Aldrich, Nancy|
|SPRING 1: 1/22 - 3/10|
|MGMT702||Research Methods||Online||Obeng, Raymond|
|MGMT704||Financial Management||Online||Hannon, James|
|MGMT705||Organizational Theory||Online||Carvalho, Kathy|
|MGMT707||Operations Strategy||Online||Vergara, Judy|
|MGMT728||Human Resources Management||Online||Aldrich, Nancy|
|MGMT750||Ldrship & Ops in Casino & Resort Mgmt||Online||Tanuvia, Dina|
|MGMT758||Service Quality Management||Online||Buchin, Stanley|
|MGMT760||New Product Development||Online||Huetteman, Janet|
|MGMT769||Statatisitical Analysis for Decision Making||Online||Borden, Dan|
|SPRING 2: 3/23 - 5/11|
|MGMT700||Global Leadership||Online||Parry, Robin|
|MGMT703||Strategic Information Management||Online||Pineault, Gerry|
|MGMT731||Human Resource Law & Compliance||Online||Howard, Kim|
|MGMT740||Consumer Behavior||Online||Staskawicz, Cheryl|
|MGMT746||Digital Marketing||Online||Plumb, Chelsey|
|MGMT747||Event Management Operations||Online||Butt, Dianne|
|MGMT749||Ethical Theory & Management||Online||Carvalho, Kathy|
|MGMT752||Change Management||Online||Carvalho, Kathy|
|MGMT757||Hosp & Event Law, Ethics, & Risk Mgmt||Online||Mobar, Siddharth|
|MGMT766||PM Tools & Technology||Online||Sawhney, Anil|
|MGMT770||Managerial Economics||Online||Johansson, Tulin|
|MGMT773||Entrepreneurial Strat & Venture Creation||Online||McGeough, Bob|
Candidates seeking admission to Lasell College's Management graduate degree or certificate programs must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. GRE/GMAT scores are not required for admission. The TOEFL may be waived for international applicants who have earned a bachelor's degree at an accredited college/university in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand or Canada. All other applicants must submit a TOEFL/IELTS score.
*A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 is recommended for recent college graduates withfewer than 3 years of professional work experience.
Materials should be addressed to:
The Office of Graduate Enrollment
1844 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA 02466
December 17 @ 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
December 18 @ 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
December 19 @ 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
NECHE: The New England Commission on Higher Education
ICHRIE: International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education
AH&LA: American Hotel & Lodging Association
ACPSP: Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs