2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
    Dec 07, 2022  
2022-2023 College Catalog

Graduation Map: Hospitality Administration - Lodging Management AS-LAS for Transfer to ATU BS in Hospitality Administration: Lodging 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.

How to Use the Graduation Map


Full-time? Part-time? Need developmental courses? Starting in the Spring or Summer?
Take courses in the order shown on the Graduation Map. See your academic advisor to help streamline your path toward degree completion.*

Scholarship recipients: Please be aware of eligibility criteria for your scholarship(s).  In particular, pay attention to (1) the enrollment requirements each semester for disbursement of your scholarship(s) and (2) the number of hours and GPA required each semester and/or year for renewal of your scholarship(s).  Graduation Maps provide a semester-by-semester course listing to allow you to graduate on time.  Contact the Office of Student Financial Aid at (501) 760-6398 with any questions regarding enrollment/renewal requirements of your scholarship(s).

Semester 1 - Fall (16 Credit Hours)


Semester 3 - Fall (16 Credit Hours)


Semester 4 - Spring (16 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 - Lodging 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 3143 Lodging Operations Management 3
HA 3163 Hospitality Technology 3
HA 3173 Hospitality Managerial Accounting 3
HA/RP 4001 Internship Preparation 1
HA 4023 Hospitality Facilities Management and Design 3
HA 4033 Legal Aspects of Hospitality Administration 3
HA 4073 Hospitality Financial Analysis 3
HA/RP 4093 Resort and Club Management 3
HA 4114 Internship 4
HA 4203 Hospitality Strategic Management 3
HA 4243 Advanced Lodging Operations Management 3

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

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