2018-2019 Spring Edition 
    Jan 23, 2020  
2018-2019 Spring Edition [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Travel and Tourism Certificate of Achievement

The Travel and Tourism Certificate of Achievement program is designed to prepare students for careers in the travel agency industry. The program stresses the following: ticketing and reservations, major tourist areas and resorts, fares and routes, tour promotion, and planning including airline computing and cruise itineraries. The program covers all aspects of travel including air, cruise ships, rail, and car. Students completing this certificate will be prepared for occupations as: Travel Counselors, Meeting Planners, In-house Travel Consultants, Reservation Sales Agents, and Ticket Agents.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Support their choice of cruise itineraries presented in a written form based on the standards of the industry, use a predetermined criteria checklist and compare cruise features and benefits, both tangible and intangible, as well as price, value and individual preference.
  • Build a Passenger Name Record (PNR) in the airline computer training strand of the program.
  • Identify geographic locations.

Total Units for the Certificate: 23

*Course has a prerequisite, corequisite, limitation, or recommended preparation; see course description.