Hotel & Resort Management

Hotel & Resort Management

Hotel & Resort Management (AAS)

SUNY Delhi's Associate in Applied Science degree in Hotel and Resort Management, one of the first of its kind in the nation, gives you the foundation you need to launch a career working in the country's premier resorts and hotels. Our graduates work at Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott, and Gaylord Entertainment, as well as with air and cruise lines.

Our highly-regarded program includes the opportunity to work and earn college credit at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, for six months in the Walt Disney College Program. As a SUNY Delhi graduate, not only will you benefit from our extensive professional connections, you'll enter the workplace with the skills and confidence gained from real-world experience.

Program Highlights

  • Disney experience. Spend six months working and earning college credit at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, in the Walt Disney College Program.
  • Rich tradition. SUNY Delhi has one of the nation's oldest college-level programs in Hospitality.
  • Industry connections. Close relationships with regional and national industry leaders open doors for employment. Our graduates also receive priority consideration for employment at the luxury Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown.
  • Small classes mean extensive one-on-one interaction and personal guidance from faculty.
  • Community service opportunities through the SUNY Delhi Hotel Management Society.

Career Opportunities

  • Front desk operator
  • Housekeeping supervisor
  • Food and beverage professional
  • Sales and marketing manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Purchasing manager


Students must complete at least 320 hours of work experience in a related field during the summer between their first and second years of study. SUNY Delhi students in all hospitality programs also have the opportunity to work while earning college credit at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, for six months through the Walt Disney College Program.


  • On-campus banquet facility
  • A la carte kitchen
  • Banquet preparation kitchen
  • Lounge with full bar

Popular Bachelor's Degree Opportunities at SUNY Delhi

  • Event Management
  • Culinary Arts Management
  • Hotel and Resort Management (BBA)
  • Restaurant and Food Services Management

Admission Requirements

  • High School Average: 75
  • Algebra Regents: 73
  • Biology Regents: 73


  • SUNY Curriculum Code: 0582