BS in Leisure and Tourism Management

General Program Description

The Leisure and Tourism Management program is designed to prepare its graduates to become career specialists and decision makers in the leisure and tourism industries in the Philippines and abroad. It aims to provide a viable and continuous pool of competent and talented manpower trained and knowledgeable in all aspects of the leisure and tourism industries, ready to take on management tasks anytime and anywhere in the world.

The local leisure and tourism industry is continuing to experience a boom, as a result of the government’s thrust to actively promote the Philippines as a tourist destination. Upsurge in the Philippines tourism has come on the back of wide range of promotional activities and products, including attractive honeymoon and diving packages, golf, and English learning programs. The private sector on its part has ramped up its spending and capital outlays for new tourist and leisure facilities, even in areas that were previously untapped.

Major Subjects

Introduction to Tourism and Leisure
Philippine Arts and Cultural Tourism
Project Management
Tourism Marketing
Tourism Planning and Management
Sports and Events Tourism
Eco-Tourism and Regional Planning