Undergraduate Curriculum

Are you ready to be challenged and inspired? To gain breadth as well as depth of knowledge? Our four-year, full-time bachelor’s degree programs are designed for all of the above. Students can choose from two majors: Hospitality Administration or Hospitality and Communication.

Take a moment to explore the wide range of courses available to you at SHA. Specialization courses introduce you to the hospitality industry, while distribution courses give you an edge in critical knowledge and skills like writing, research, and analysis. SHA elective courses let you explore everything the field has to offer, from fine wines to destination marketing. And remember: you can also pursue other interests by choosing elective courses from BU’s other prestigious schools and colleges.

Pursue a dual degree or a minor

Here’s another advantage of attending a renowned liberal arts university. To boost your career prospects or simply explore other interests, undergraduate students can earn a dual degree or choose a hospitality concentration or minor in any other school or college at BU. Or you might apply to our 4+1 program, which allows you to earn a master’s degree in gastronomy in as few as two additional semesters.