2022-2023 College Catalog 
    Jun 03, 2023  
2022-2023 College Catalog [Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Hospitality Administration - Food Service Management, AS-LAS for Transfer to ATU BS in Hospitality Administration: Food Service Management

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About This Degree

Start Here / Finish There

NPC Faculty Mentor: Eve Victory (Eve.Victory@np.edu) 501.760.4277

  • This curriculum is designed for persons who plan to obtain an Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences (AS-LAS) degree at National Park College (NPC) and transfer to the Arkansas Tech University (ATU) to complete a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Prerequisite courses and/or developmental courses may need to be taken in addition to this suggested plan of study.

ATU Transfer Admission information and policies

Additional ATU admission requirements for this program:

  • The student will have earned the Associate of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences (AS-LAS) at NPC with a minimum 2.00 cumulative grade point average (remedial course grades will not be computed in the cumulative GPA for purposes of admission to ATU).
  • A grade of “C” or better is required for prior coursework that will be used to meet ATU’s general education mathematics requirement and to satisfy transfer of Composition I and II.
  • ATU will accept grades of “D” for transfer; however, if the ATU course description requires a grade of “C” or better, the student may be required to repeat that specific course.

ATU Transfer Scholarship information and policies

NPUC Transfer Resources:   • Transfer 101  •  Transfer Checklists  •  Transfer FAQ

NPC Honors Program: The NPC Honors Program is accepting applications. Learn more about the NPC Honors Program.

General Education Core - 35 Credit Hours

63 Credit Hours

* Denotes NPC courses included in the Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS)

Remaining Courses to be Completed at ATU - Hospitality Administration - Food Service Management: 59 Credit Hours

Hospitality Core Requirements (44 credit hours)

Prefix Course # Course Name Credit Hours
HA 1001 Orientation to Hospitality Administration (Requirement Waived) Waived
HA 2063 Guest Services Management 3
HA 2813 Basic Human Nutrition 3
HA 3013 Hospitality Marketing and Sales 3
HA/RP 3113 Human Resource Management 3
HA 3163 Hospitality Technology 3
HA 3173 Hospitality Managerial Accounting 3
HA 4001 Internship Preparation 1
HA 4023 Hospitality Facilities Management and Design 3
HA 4033 Legal Aspects of Hospitality Administration 3
HA 4063 Beverage Management 3
HA 4073 Hospitality Financial Analysis 3
HA 4114 Internship 4
HA 4203 Hospitality Strategic Management 3
HA 4986 Purchasing and Advance Food Production 6

Other Required Courses (15 credit hours)

BUAD 3023 Business Communication 3
COMM 2173 Business and Professional Speaking 3
COMS 1003 Introduction to Computer Based Systems 3
MGMT 3003 Management and Organizational Behavior 3
PE 2513 First Aid 3
    Total ATU Credit Hours: 59
    Total Credit Hours: 122

Academic Year: 2022-2023
Revised: June, 2022