Explore Hospitality Leadership at Missouri State

Hospitality Leadership graduates could work here at a beachside resort.
Hospitality leadership

Make the world your workplace

Open your dream restaurant. Manage tourism destinations all over the world.



awarded annually to hospitality majors
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Earning potential

$50k - $70k

average starting salary
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Major in Hospitality Leadership

Transfer to Missouri State and learn from top-rated faculty who want to prepare you for a career in hospitality management. Earn your degree on your time with online and on-campus courses. When you transfer to Missouri State, you join thousands of students in choosing the affordable option for education. Transferring is simple, and we’re here to help.

Hospitality leadership students at Big Cedar Lodge outdoor marina.

Hospitality leadership majors

Explore diverse areas of study such as general operations, tourism, food and beverage, lodging and senior living management. Finish your degree that will help you become the industry’s next star.

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Online degree options

Stay where you are and earn your degree completely online. Learn from top-rated faculty who will give you the attention you need with our dynamic online classes.

Hospitality students at internship.


Not ready for a bachelor's degree? Or looking to add more to your resume? Choose from four certificate options: advanced hospitality leadership, essentials of hospitality management, food and beverage operations, and lodging management.

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Missouri State University
Department of Hospitality Leadership
Pummill Hall 300
Springfield, MO 65897