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Joe Fall
Department Head, Hospitality Business and Associate Professor of Hospitality Management

The Walters State Hospitality Management program is located in one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country: the Great Smoky Mountains. Hospitality students gain real-world experience through an internship program with area hotels and restaurants. Students learn first-hand about the many aspects of hotel and restaurant management.

Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business - Hospitality Management

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business – Hospitality Management is based at the Walters State Sevier County Campus. This degree program prepares students to enter various phases of the hospitality industry, one of the most dynamic and fastest growing fields open to college graduates today. Students will tailor their program to a specific area of interest by choosing a Hotel Management or Food & Beverage Management Specialization. In addition, the program includes a solid business core requirement, affording students with a broader base of business skills useful in the industry.

A.A.S. in Business - Hospitality Management Curriculum