Department of Management

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Undergraduate Programs

With a bachelor of science degree in management or hotel, restaurant, tourism, and event management, you will be well qualified for job opportunities in both the public and private sectors. Career opportunities are expected to be especially plentiful in the services sector in areas such as retail management, health care, hospitality, information technology, finance, energy, and transportation.

Management Programs

Human Resource Management, BS

International Business, BS

General Management, Management , BS

Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Management, BS

Supply Chain Management, Management, BS

Minor in Entrepreneurship for Fine Arts

Minor in Management

Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism, and Event Management Programs

Restaurant and Food Service Management Minor

Special Event/Tourism Management Minor

Eberly College of Business

MBA Program

The Eberly MBA program is offered at our main campus as well as through an Executive Track hybrid program including both online and classroom instruction. Classes for the Executive Track are offered at your choice of two Pennsylvania locations: IUP Pittsburgh East in Monroeville, or our Northpointe campus.

MBA, Eberly College of Business

News

Second IUP Student Selected for Full-Tuition Scholarship by Statler Foundation

Josephine Vance, a senior hotel, restaurant, tourism, and event planning major from Natrona Heights at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, has been awarded the prestigious Statler Foundation’s Scholarship of Excellence.

IUP Receives $125,000 in Funding from Statler Foundation to Create Check-In Desk for Students in Travel and Hospitality Industry

A $125,000 gift to Indiana University of Pennsylvania from the Statler Foundation will be used to construct a hotel desk simulation lab for students in IUP’s Hotel, Restaurant, Tourism, and Event Management program.

Bharadwaj Selected as Interim Dean of IUP’s Eberly College of Business

Prashanth Bharadwaj, an experienced faculty member with more than 25 years of teaching to his credit, has been chosen to lead the Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Eberly College of Business as its interim dean.

Hospitality Management Recognizes 2021 Awards Recipients

The Department of Hospitality Management’s annual Recognition Awards Dinner was held virtually on April 19, 2021. The department recognized student achievement, service, academic scholarship, and leadership, and hospitality industry professionals and alumni were recognized for their dedicated support to the department and students.

Shiring and Shiring Publish Together on Hospitality and Tourism Research

Stephen Shiring, Department of Hospitality Management, and his daughter, Elizabeth Shiring, Department of Professional Studies in Education, have researched together to submit five manuscripts to the Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research: ICHRIE’S 75th Anniversary Special Issue Celebrating Its Past, Present and Future.

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