Hotel & Service Supervisor Degrees: Career Diploma & Online Training Info

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Want access to more supervisory and management positions in the travel accommodations industry? Earn a Diploma as a Hotel and Services Supervisor, and expand your career opportunities in the service industry. You may receive training in courses like hospitality sales, revenue management, hospitality leadership, and customer service skills. Such a curriculum will prepare you for supervisory positions in resorts, hotels, and motels. Read more below for information about earning this college diploma.
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Why Earn a Hotel and Services Supervisor Diploma?

Many of the most desirable jobs in the hotel and services industry are very competitive. In order to prove oneself as being a qualified applicant, the job seeker must often possess formal college education in hospitality. Employers of hotel supervisory and management positions are more likely to hire and promote those who have formal training in addition to experience.

Career Possibilities

Occupational Outlook and Demand for Hotel and Services Supervisors

The outlook for hotel and services supervisors will continue to be favorable through the next several years as hotel and restaurant establishments increase in number.

Salary Information for Hotel and Services Supervisors

Salary.com reports the following average yearly salaries for each respective occupation listed below:

  • Front Desk Manager: $40,541
  • Housekeeping Supervisor: $36,546
  • Room Reservations Manager: $36,866
  • Casino Hotel Supervisor: $34,733

Degree Specifics

Hotel and Services Supervisor Coursework Requirements

Students learn how to provide administrative support and how to coordinate the various operational activities within the hotel. Students interested in enrolling in a Hotel and Services Supervisor Diploma program should expect to complete the following required coursework:

  • Human Resources Leadership and Management
  • Hospitality Business Principles
  • Food and Beverage Operations
  • Hospitality Services
  • Front Desk Operations

Hotel and Services Supervisor Skills Learned

Graduates wishing to excel in the hospitality industry must demonstrate superior communication skills with both staff and customers. In addition, the following skills must be acquired after earning a Hotel and Services Supervisor Diploma:

  • Ability to lead and advise hotel staff
  • Conduct professional, high-quality food service operations
  • Problem-solving skills for meeting customer requests and resolving customer complaints

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