Pathways to the Bachelor of Applied Business Degree - Hospitality Operations Management Degree Program (H301)
If you already have earned a post-secondary diploma in a hospitality-related discipline, you may be eligible for one of our advanced standing pathways to our Bachelor of Applied Business (Hospitality Operations Management) degree program.
Option 1: Do you have a two-year Hospitality diploma from George Brown College?
If you have completed or will be completing a diploma soon in Food and Beverage Management (H102), Hotel Management (H103), Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure (H110) or Special Events Planning (H121), then you should learn more about George Brown College’s bridge articulation into the third year of the Hospitality Operations Management degree program.
This pathway will give you an opportunity to earn a degree credential in just two years and one summer semester, with a minimum 3.0 program GPA which includes 4 general education electives. Note that your diploma must be within Hospitality to apply for the bridge semester. There’s no need to apply via the Ontario Colleges Application Service (OCAS) – all you need to do is contact the program coordinator (Gary Hoyer 416-415-5000 Ext 6231 or Paula Johnson-Tew Ext 3784) to start the process and you’re on track to earn an Applied Business Degree in Hospitality Operations Management.
The bridge semester runs from May-August every yearand includes the following six courses.
(H302) Bridge Semester Pathway for Spring 2013 entry
- HOST 1201 Integrated Hospitality Operations
- BBUS 1007 Macroeconomics
- BBUS 1006 Microeconomics
- HOST 2106 Food Service and Culinary Operations Management 1
- HOST 2107 Food Service and Culinary Operations Management 1
- HOST 1203 Research Fundamentals
Successful completion of the bridge semester means entrance into Semester 5 of the degree program the following September.
Option 2: Do you have a two-year Hospitality diploma from another post-secondary institution?
Graduates with Hospitality diplomas from other colleges both in Ontario and beyond may be eligible to enroll in the one semester diploma to degree bridging program which allows direct entry into the third year of the Bachelor of Applied Business (Hospitality Operations Management) degree program.
Graduates must have a program GPA of 3.0 or above from their relevant diploma program with credits for 4 general education courses. Applications must be made via the Ontario Colleges Application Service (OCAS) (www.ontariocolleges.ca) The program code is H302. The diploma to degree bridging program for external students consists of the same courses listed above under - (H302) Bridge Semester Pathway for Spring 2013 entry .
To facilitate entry into the Bachelor’s Degree program we recommend that you contact the program coordinators (Gary Hoyer 416-415-5000 Ext 6231 or Paula Johnson-Tew Ext 3784) before applying via OCAS. This meeting will help ensure you meet all eligibility requirements before you submit your application and inform you of all the ways that George Brown helps to make your journey a success.