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MA Tourism Management Teleconference


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2012 Teleconference presentation

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MA Tourism Management Teleconference

  1. 1. Master of Arts in Tourism ManagementSchool of Tourism and Hospitality Management
  2. 2. Royal Roads UniversityLife.Changing Public institution Over 30 different programs Over 3,000 students Over 20,000 alumni global
  3. 3. Why Students ChooseRoyal Roads University?Keep working, keeplearning, balance your lifeConvenient program deliveryFlexible admissionsFaculty with globalexperienceCommitment to teaching
  4. 4. Our Programs BA International Hotel Management Master of Arts in Tourism Management Graduate Certificates in:  Tourism Leadership  Destination Development  Sustainable Tourism  Hospitality Management
  5. 5. Why study tourism and hospitality at a graduate level? Growing complexity Professional progression Personal fulfillment
  6. 6. Master of Arts • Global Tourism in • Tourism Leadership • Tourism Product and Market Innovation Tourism • Transforming Destination Development Management • Strategic Tourism Marketing • Finance • Social Entrepreneurship • Tourism Methodology • Graduate Research Paper (6 credits) Options (Select 2 of the following) • Sustainable Tourism Management • Ethics in Tourism and Hospitality • Trends and Issues in Hospitality Management • Hotel Strategy
  7. 7. Important DatesApplication Deadline: August16, 2012Program commences online: September 17First Residency: September 27-October 4, 2012Second Residency:Third Residency:Projected completion: Spring, 2014
  8. 8. MA or MBA: Which is right for me? Duration Focus Flexibility Cost
  9. 9. Admission CriteriaConsiderations: Academic history • Program prerequisites Professional experience • English requirements Personal accomplishmentsAssessment • Standard assessment • Flexible assessmentIdeal Candidates: Demonstrate high level of program-specific knowledge and skills Possess strong interpersonal, research, and communication skills
  10. 10. Application RequirementsOnline application formOfficial transcriptsResumeTwo letters of referencePersonal statement* Please allow yourself threeweeks to applywww.royalroads.ca1-877-778-6227
  11. 11. Geoffrey Bird Graduate Program Lead,School of Tourism & Hospitality Management