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MSBA in HTM in the Washington, DC Metro Area


Located in the Washington, DC area, Virginia Tech's Master of Science in Business Administration: Hospitality & Tourism Management program provides professionals with the opportunity to earn a specialized Master's or graduate certificate at their own pace.

With a master’s degree or graduate certificate from Virginia Tech’s top-ranked Hospitality and Tourism Management program, you can launch or elevate your hospitality and tourism career in just 13-15 months.

Embark on a career of possibilities: As the industry continues to adapt and innovate at a rapid pace in response to the challenges caused by COVID-19, career opportunities in hospitality and tourism require entrepreneurial thinkers, strong analytical and leadership skills – as well as a sense of adventure. One of the most diverse industries in the world, hospitality and tourism management has global economic reach and provides endless possibilities.

Study in the U.S. tourism capital: Attracting millions of visitors each year, the Washington, D.C., region is home to major hospitality and tourism industry headquarters as well as hundreds of hospitality associations and non-profits. With courses held at Virginia Tech’s Falls Church campus, students are in the center of the action.

Work with top-tier faculty:  Among the preeminent researchers in their field, Virginia Tech’s MSBA-HTM faculty have strong industry connections, perform cutting-edge research, and prepare students to take on new challenges and leadership roles with a first-class education.

Learn from Industry Partners: World-renowned hospitality and tourism professionals provide insight and instruction in areas like revenue management, international strategy, data analytics, and entrepreneurship.

Connect with Hokies: Outstanding alumni are a great strength of Virginia Tech’s MSBA-HTM program. Hokie alumni visit classrooms to teach and guest lecture, provide real-time data and issues for case studies, and create a robust network to help graduates elevate their careers.