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The College of HRSM prepares leaders and scholars who drive the economic engines of SC, the nation, and the world.

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 ABOUT HRTM HEADLINES EVENTS

The mission of the School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management (HRTM) is to prepare undergraduate and graduate students for challenging careers in the hospitality and tourism industry, to conduct applied research that impacts the hospitality and tourism industry on a global level, and to provide professional and community service that promotes the economic development of the state of South Carolina and throughout the world.

The program provides a comprehensive curriculum that includes courses in general education, business, and hospitality and tourism management, combined with relevant operational and management experience under the guidance and supervision of industry professionals and program faculty.

The program prepares students for responsible citizenship roles in business and society. It enables them to understand and apply the concepts of problem-solving in general, and in organizational and industry-related issues.

The HRTM faculty provide uncompromising individualized attention to meeting the educational needs of our students, and assume very active and influential roles in numerous professional organizations at all levels. Our reputation in industry and academic circles will increase with every graduating class. We are dedicated to making the School of HRTM one of the leading professional programs in the United States.

DiPietro, Smoak win HRSM awards


HRSM students shine at Darlington and The Masters


Master sommeliers test HRTM students


HRSM dean, alumnus win SCRLA awards


HRTM programs land national rankings

The smoky flavor of success—Kris Pfaehler


Teacher. Picker. Pricer...Scott Smith


Dr. Simon HudsonHudson appointed to Columbia Authority for Conventions, Sports and Tourism

Dr. Simon Hudson, chair of the Richardson Family SmartState Center of Economic Excellence in Tourism and Economic Development at the University of South Carolina, has been appointed by Mayor Steve Benjamin to the Board of Directors for the Columbia Metropolitan Midlands Authority for Conventions, Sports and Tourism. The mission of the Authority includes: directing and managing the activities and mission of the Columbia Metropolitan Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Columbia Regional Sports Council and the Columbia Regional Visitors Center, and overseeing the development and operation of the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.


Fang Meng Selected to Serve on WTCF Expert Committee
Fang Meng Selected to Serve on WTCF Expert Committee

 

 

 

 


Dr. Sandy Strick, director of graduate studies in HRTM, has been honored as one of the 2013 recipients of the Mortar Board Award for Excellence in Teaching


HRTM's Director of Graduate Studies, Dr. Sandy Strick, has been honored as one of the 2013 recipients of the Mortar Board Award for “Excellence in Teaching." Recipients of these awards are nominated by students that have been motivated, enlightened and inspired by their faculty.

In 1988, the Mortar Board Honor Society began acknowledging professors for their achievements and dedication and who had contributed significantly to student success. Excellence in teaching is the single criterion necessary to be nominated for the award.


Chef Joel Reynolds receives CEC certification

McCutchen's “Almost World Famous” Tomato Pie Research Study Conducted
--Robin B. DiPietro

Tourism research center takes flightTourism research center takes flight

 

 

 

McCutchen House open for Spring dining. Click here for menus.

FACULTY IN PRINT

Bluffton, Heart of the Lowcountry: A Branding Study (Full Publication)
A Branding Study Conducted by Rawle Murdy, the SmartState Center of Economic Excellence in Tourism and Economic Development at the University of South Carolina, and the University of South Carolina Beaufort .

Simon Hudson's 50th peer-reviwed article accepted for publication
Hudson, S
. (Accepted). Knowledge exchange: A destination perspective. Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, Vol. 2 No. 3.