Most Recent Recognition Action Date:
Grant of Accreditation for seven years (2020-2027) with stipulation. The Program has established that it meets all, or practically all, of the Standards at a minimum level and has a strong proposal in place to meet the Standards at a significant level of compliance for accreditation.
Profile of Accredited Program
School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
Purdue University West Lafayette
700 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
- BS Hospitality and Tourism Management
Program to provide an additional update on the Strategic Plan set to resume discussions in January of 2022.
Program asked to submit a copy of a full set of course syllabi that show the linkage between course and program learning outcomes and include a course schedule. Additionally the Program is asked to submit a full assessment plan for the program and concentration areas, including specific measures for all PLOs, including direct/indirect and formative/summative assessment measures.
This update and documents to be submitted by December 16, 2022.
Program Student Profile
Academic Years: 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
|Undergraduate Enrollment – Major||3 Years Ago||2 Years Ago||1 Year Ago|
|Number of Students||455||430||385|
|Number of Graduates||149||148||126|
|Retention Rate % – Freshmen to Sophomore (for all Programs)||90.4 %||90.8 %||93.6 %|
|% Students employed in the hospitality industry or a related field within 90 days after||93.8 %||81.6 %||87.8 %|
|% Students continuing their education within 90 days after graduation||3.7 %||13.8 %||7.3 %|