Hospitality Administration & Management

Join one of the largest industries in Colorado!


The job outlook for hospitality professionals is on the rise and shows no signs of slowing down. According to the US Department of Labor, career opportunities in Colorado’s restaurant and hospitality industry is expected to grow 18% by 2024 - much faster than most industries!

In just five months, you can train to become a lodging manager, a food service manager or concierge representative.

The Hospitality Administration & Management program will partner with local industry leaders in Denver’s thriving hospitality environment to provide opportunities for students to gain real-world experience. Students will enter an embedded internship at a local hotel or restaurant (6 credits total) after their first three courses are complete. Students will learn the fundamentals of the hospitality industry needed for a successful entry-level career in hospitality.

Space is limited. Register today to secure your future in Colorado’s thriving hospitality industry!

Train to be a Hotel Manager for $4,002 at Emily Griffith’s Hospitality Administration & Management program. Additional costs for material and book fees may apply.          You could be making $25,904 per year as an entry-level salary for the hospitality industry.         Go to school part-time for 6 months and receive your Hospitality Administration & Management certificate.

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Gainful Employment Information


2019–2020 Program Dates

Please note that end dates are approximate.

Part-Time (evening)

Start Date End Date Days Time Status
8/19/2019 2/28/2020 M–F 5:00pm–9:00pm  
1/21/2020 7/17/2020 M–F 5:00pm–9:00pm  


Program Cost


Earning Potential

Occupation 10% Wage 25% Wage Median Wage 90% Wage
Hotel Desk Clerk 10.11/hr ($21,040/yr)

11.04/hr ($22,970/yr)

12.45/hr ($25,890/yr)

15.75/hr ($32,760/yr)
Meeting, Convention & Event Planners 11.76/hr ($24,470/yr)

16.19/hr ($33,670/yr)

21.23/hr ($44,150/yr)

36.06/hr ($75,010/yr)
Lodging Manager 20.11/hr ($41,830/yr)

23.95/hr ($49,820/yr)

28.45/hr ($59,170/yr)

54.61/hr ($113,590/yr)

Wage information is based on the O*NET Online Occupational Database and Career One Stop for the Denver Metro Area. Entry-level employees can expect wages between the 10% and 25% rates in the first 1-3 years in a job. The 90% Wage is typical of someone who has been working in the occupation for 7 years or more. 

*Salary is not guaranteed and should be used as a guideline only. 


To what types of jobs do these skills apply?

  • Food Service Managers
  • Lodging Managers
  • Concierge


What types of companies might hire me?

  • Hotels
  • Convention Centers
  • Resorts
  • Restaurants 

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