Hospitality Management Certificate

Earn a certificate in hospitality management

Prepare to excel in the hospitality industry with a solid foundation of management concepts and skills.

When it comes to hospitality management, our certificate program will prepare you for a management position. That means you can get your career off the ground in the early stages with training in general management, financial accounting, sales, and food service sanitation in a variety of venues, such as lodging, restaurants, bars, clubs, convention and conference centers, event venues, catering companies, and other hospitality service businesses.

Put our hospitality management certificate program to work for you and complete this professional-advancing certificate.

In three years or fewer, depending on your schedule and courses offered, you can earn this credential. 


  • The certificate in hospitality management is open to current students, regardless of major, and can be pursued as a stand-alone degree or combined with an associate’s or bachelor’s degree.
  • In order to enroll in our certificate program, you must already be admitted. If you are not currently admitted, you will need to meet the admission requirements. Visit IU Indianapolis admissions for more information.

Certificate requirements

  • Complete a minimum of 18 credits in accordance with the specified curriculum.
  • Earn a minimum grade of C in each course.
  • Maintain a minimum 2.0 overall grade point average.


We’re here to provide academic support. Contact the SHHS advising team for answers to all your questions.

If you want more information about admission to our programs, visit our undergraduate admissions page.