Always dreamed of managing a hotel? How about a resort? Our program, one of the first of its kind in the nation, prepares you for the best positions in the industry. Graduates are currently employed at Hyatt, Marriott and Gaylord hotels, as well as with air and cruise lines. Take advantage of the Delhi-Disney program by serving as an intern at Disney in Orlando, Florida, for six months while earning college credit.
The Hotel and Resort Management program at Delhi was one of the first college-level academic programs in Hospitality in the United States. This curriculum incorporates strong foundations in lodging, resort, food, and beverage operational skills. The emphasis on hands-on practical application is balanced with a mix of courses in hospitality management and theory. Human resource management, marketing, hospitality management, and accounting are some of the management courses within the program. State-of-the-art, computer-based accommodation management systems are major management tools incorporated into course offerings.
You will also have the opportunity to participate in the Walt Disney College Program. Through this program, you will work at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, for six months in a unique working/learning experience. You can earn SUNY Delhi course credit for the Disney courses offered as part of this program while you are working at Disney.
You must complete a minimum of 320 hours of work experience in a position related to the hospitality industry during the summer between the first and second years of study.
For all hospitality students, professional dress is required for the Orientation class, field trips, interviews, and other special occasions.
Minimum requirements to be considered for admission
HS Average: 75
Algebra Regents: 73
Biology Regents: 73
SUNY Curriculum Code: 0582