Tourism Information Technology Certificate

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Course Number Course Title CL LAB CR
HTSM 101C Introduction to the Hospitality and Tourism Industry¥ 3 0 3
HSTM 140C Domestic and International Geography 4 0 4
HTSM 210C Information Technology for Tourism 2 2 3
IST 102C PC Applications 3 0 3
IST 270C Web Design and Development I 2 2 3
IST 272C Web Design and Development II or      
IST 274C Internet (Electronic) Commerce 2 2 3

¥ A Travel Fee of $75 will be assessed for all students taking HTSM 101C. The money will be used to defray some of the costs associated with student travel experiences. There will be additional costs to students associated with some of the more extensive trips.

+ HTSM 260C is only through the Division of Continuing Education.

*Any course with a prefix of HTSM that is not a required course.

Note: Students matriculating into this certificate program are expected to possess a working knowledge of software applications including word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software, or to have successfully completed NHTI's IST 102C (PC Applications) or comparable course. Students must maintain Internet access, including a professional working email address, throughout their participation in this program.

CL - Number of lecture/classroom hours per week for the course
LAB - Number of simulation laboratory, laboratory or clinical hours per week for the course
CR - Number of credit hours for the course

Curriculum for students entering program in 2014-15.

This program is not accepting students at this time.

The Certificate program in Tourism Information Technology gives students the opportunity to combine the technical skills and tourism knowledge needed to work in a tourism organization's computer area. Specifically, students will develop the technical skills needed to design web sites for the tourism industry as well as an understanding of the industry as a whole. Some courses are only available evenings. This program is financial aid eligible. To be eligible for federal financial aid, students must submit an official, final high school transcript, or the equivalent documentation that demonstrates high school completion, to the NHTI Admissions Office.

Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement

Health, Character and Technical Standards

Technical standards have been established to provide guidance to students regarding skills and abilities required to function successfully in the Hospitality and Tourism Management program and ultimately in the Hospitality/Tourism profession. Students in the Hospitality and Tourism Management Degree and any of the related certificate programs must be able to demonstrate:

  1. the ability to act in a professional manner on field trips or at internship locations;
  2. sufficient vision, hearing, and verbal abilities to express and exchange information and ideas, as well as to interpret important instructions in the classroom or at internship locations;
  3. the ability to work with frequent interruptions, to respond appropriately to unexpected situations, and to cope with extreme variations in workload and stress levels.

Although not a technical standard for entry into the Hospitality and Tourism Management programs, applicants should be aware that some positions may require the physical ability to stand for long periods and to lift up to 70 pounds.

Maryanne Adams
Hospitality & Tourism

Mgmt. Dept. Head
(603) 271-6484 x4100

31 College Drive
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 230-4011