About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus
Length:2 Years

Program Highlights

Download the Hospitality and Tourism Infographic

Graduates will be equipped to enter the workforce with unique knowledge:

  • Attraction design processes ›› Conference operations from experts
  • Proactive social media initiatives (ie: APPS)
  • Optional internships and tours (ie: wineries, cruise lines and tour companies)
  • Tourist profiles from the Ontario Ministry of Tourism & CTC
  • Eco-tourism in Canada practices supported by TIAC
  • Supervision skills from the American Hotel and Lodging Association
  • Co-op work term offers practical experience

Career Opportunities

  • Hospitality sales
  • Front desk agent
  • Outdoor adventure guide
  • Heritage interpreter
  • Tourism visitor/information counsellor
  • Group tour coordinator
  • Sales and marketing coordinator
  • Winery tour operations
  • Convention coordinator
  • Customer service director

Niagara College provided me with the foundation I needed to enter the wonderful world of hospitality. The courses in this program and related co-op experiences gave me a better understanding of the industry.

Melissa Parker, Tourism Management, Business Development (Co-op) graduate

Start Dates

Ontario College Diploma
#0428 - 2 Years NOTL
Starting In Availability
September 2017Closed
January 2018Not Available
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Not Available
May 2019Not Available

Future Study Options

We are proud to provide a range of future study options for NC students. More details on specific opportunities and partnerships can be found at niagaracollege.ca/transfercredit.