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Experience STHM will allow you to explore the distinguished graduate programs of the School of Tourism and Hospitality Management at Temple University.

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Experience STHM

  1. 1. Experience STHM<br />
  2. 2. Who Are We?<br />Temple University<br />28th Largest University in the U.S. <br />Public Research Institution <br />One of the Largest Providers of Graduate Education in the U.S. <br />A Regional and Global Reach through 8 campuses<br />
  3. 3. Who Are We?<br />The School of Tourism and Hospitality Management (STHM)<br />One of the largest providers of management talent for the sport, recreation, tourism and hospitality industries in the country. <br />A distinguishedinstitution of choice for some of the most promising individuals entering the sport, recreation, tourism and hospitality industries in the country. <br />An internationally recognized partner for industry. <br />A center for innovative research and development. <br />Mike Goings<br />76ers<br />STHM ‘05 <br />
  4. 4. Who Are We?<br />STHM by the Numbers<br />700 students –undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students. <br />16 full-time faculty memberscomprised of the field’s leading scholars. <br />10 years- An independent school within Temple University<br />5 distinguished degree programs in sport, recreation, tourism and hospitality<br />2 preeminent centers of research that offer students opportunities for hands-on learning<br />Valerie Wexler<br />Aramark – Sports & Entertainment Div.<br />STHM ‘04 <br />
  5. 5. Who Are You?<br />STHM Students…<br />Come from Different Educational and Professional Backgrounds<br />Choose Graduate School for Different Reasons<br />Derrick Brooks<br />Artizen Management– CEO<br />STHM ‘02<br />
  6. 6. Why Graduate School?<br />Reasons to Consider Graduate Study<br />Get the Critical Edge<br />Get the Leadership Edge<br />Get the Advancement Edge<br />Get the Access Edge<br />MitenNeghandi<br />Starwood hotels<br />STHM ‘04 <br />
  7. 7. Why Graduate School?<br />What Kind of Student Are You?<br />You’ve Just Discovered These Industries<br />You’re Changing Careers<br />You’re Advancing Your Career<br />You Have Research Interests<br />Stu Cohen<br />Camden Riversharks<br />STHM ‘05 <br />
  8. 8. Our Programs<br />Master of Science (M.S.) in Sport and Recreation Management<br />Master of Tourism and Hospitality Management (MTHM)<br />Rocco Baldassari<br />Marriott International<br />STHM ‘00 <br />
  9. 9. Careers Abound<br />Facility/Venue Management<br /><ul><li>The Experience Industry is the Largest Industry in the World. </li></ul>Event Management<br />Destination Marketing & Management <br />Hotels & Resorts<br />Professional Sport<br />Sport<br />Information & Media<br />Recreation Management<br />Cultural/Eco Tourism<br />Tourism Development<br />Park/Attraction Management <br />College Athletics<br />Casinos/Gaming<br />EXPERIENCES <br />Sport Research<br />Tourism Research<br />Sport & <br />Recreation <br />Tourism & Hospitality<br />
  10. 10. Your Opportunities<br />Unmatched Access to Industry<br />The Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD)<br />Corporate Relations<br />Field Research Opportunities<br />Industry Events<br />Executives-in-Residence<br />On-Campus Recruiting <br />Rick Ridall<br />CSPD Director &<br />Assistant Professor<br />
  11. 11. Your Opportunities<br />Philadelphia: Your Playground. Your lab. <br />2nd Largest City on the East Coast<br />A Center for Sport. A Center for Tourism. <br />Access to unique regional opportunities and beyond.<br />
  12. 12. Your Opportunities<br />Preeminent Centers for Innovative Research<br />National Laboratory for Tourism & eCommerce(NLTeC)<br />Sport Industry Research Center (SIRC)<br />Institute for Sport and Social Responsibility (ISSR)<br />Sport and Tourism Event Research Network (STERN)<br />Vanessa Garcia <br />Top of the Tower – Event Venue<br />STHM ‘05 <br />
  13. 13. Your Opportunities<br />An Flexible Program<br />All Coursework is offered in the evenings (after 4:30 PM)<br />Typical Schedule:<br />Monday: 4:40 – 7:10 PM<br />Wednesday: 4:40 – 7:10 PM<br />Thursday: 4:40 – 7:10 PM<br />Monday: 4:40 – 7:10 PM<br />Wednesday: 4:40 – 9:55PM<br />OR<br />Ariana Holder<br />Ritz Carlton <br />STHM ‘03<br />
  14. 14. Your Opportunities<br />An Industry Driven Curriculum <br />“How To” vs “Why Do”<br />M.S. in Sport & Recreation Management (36 credits) <br /><ul><li>REQUIRED COURSES (18 Credits)
  15. 15. Applied Research
  16. 16. Management of Organizations
  17. 17. Sport Governance and Policy
  18. 18. Service Marketing
  19. 19. Financial Management
  20. 20. Business Strategy
  21. 21. ELECTIVES (12 credits)
  22. 22. Sales and Development
  23. 23. Consumer Behavior
  24. 24. Legal Issues
  25. 25. Event Management
  26. 26. Graduate Internship
  27. 27. Master’s Thesis </li></ul>Master of Tourism and Hospitality Management (MTHM)<br /><ul><li>REQUIRED COURSES (21 Credits)
  28. 28. Applied Research
  29. 29. Management of Organizations
  30. 30. Marketing in T &H
  31. 31. e-Business in T &H
  32. 32. Financial Management
  33. 33. Business Strategy
  34. 34. ELECTIVES (9 credits)
  35. 35. Tourism Development
  36. 36. International Tourism
  37. 37. The Gaming Industry
  38. 38. Meeting, Conference and Event Management
  39. 39. Master’s Thesis</li></ul>+ 2 courses in FOX<br />
  40. 40. Your Opportunities<br />A Unique Perspective on Your Success<br />A Collaborative Effort<br />A Professional Effort<br />A Personal Effort<br />A Lifelong Effort<br />STHM is proud to offer employment opportunities to 100% of its students after graduation. <br />Anthony Morrison<br />Philadelphia Phillies<br />STHM ‘04 <br />
  41. 41. The Application <br />Application Process<br />Submit Application by Deadline Date<br />Assemble Application Materials <br />Transcripts<br />Standardized Test Scores<br />Resume<br />Statement of Goals<br />Letters of Recommendation<br />Receive Decision<br />Apply for Assistantship/Externship Positions<br />Enroll <br />
  42. 42. Financial Assistance<br />Types of Financial Assistance<br />Free Application for Federal Student Aid<br />Priority Deadline March 1<br />Teaching/Research Assistantships<br />Positions within STHM <br />DEADLINE February 15, 2010<br />Graduate Externships<br />Positions within Temple Department or External Organization<br />DEADLIINE April 15, 2010<br />
  43. 43. Step-by-Step Assistance<br />STHM Offers You Personalized Assistance<br />Michael Usino<br />Associate Director of Recruitment <br />215-204-3103<br /><br />
  44. 44. Questions?get in<br />