Hospitality and Tourism Management Education Alliance
Hospitality & Tourism Alliance

​The hospitality and tourism industry is thriving—in California, the U.S., and around the world. A California State University degree in hospitality and tourism can set you on the path to a highly successful career in this fast-paced, exciting, and rewarding industry.

Words of Hope & Encouragement

Whether you are a recent graduate entering the workforce or a student considering a career in the hospitality and tourism industry, it is undoubtedly a daunting time. And, while the future may seem uncertain, it will get better. Our industry experts and alumni, many whom lived through difficult economic times, share their experience and why they now find their degree more valuable than ever.

Read the Words of Hope​



The CSU has dozens of options for earning a degree in nearly every facet of the hospitality and tourism industry.

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Whether you’re a freshman, transfer or graduate student, you can submit your application to the CSU here.

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About Us

The Hospitality & Tourism Alliance aims to prepare skilled employees to work and succeed in the hospitality industry.

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​​Career​ Connection

If you’re looking for talented employees or seeking current openings in hospitality & tourism, check out this resource.

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​Succeeding in Hospitality & Tourism​

Industry leaders, faculty and alumni share what it takes to create a long, successful career in hospitality and tourism.

Learn How to Succeed

​Industry Participants

The HTMEA enjoys strong, long-lasting relationships with hundreds of companies in the hospitality industry, all of whom have hired our graduates or supported and mentored them on their education journey.

Meet the Pa​rticipants