Profile of Accredited Program

Hospitality & Tourism Management
The Culinary Institute of Charleston
Trident Technical College
P.O Box 118067
Charleston, SC 29423-8067

Degrees Awarded:

  • AAS Hospitality and Tourism Management

The Commission wishes to commend the Program for making great progress towards addressing the concerns noted and on the actions taken, as a result of the site-visit report. The Commission also requests the Program provide an update report on the following by December 17, 2021:

  • The implementation and outcomes of the strategic plan presented, and continued efforts documented in a plan for a period of up to 3-years.
  • Information on the continuous updating of library resources to complement curriculum / course delivery and student learning outcomes.
  • The use of student evaluations and feedback to reflect the outcomes.

Program Student Profile

Academic Years:   2015-2016    2016-2017    2017-2018

  Undergraduate Enrollment – Major3 Years Ago2 Years Ago1 Year Ago
Number of Students237181155
Number of Graduates585561
Student/Faculty Ratio25:128.9:119:1
Retention Rate % – Freshmen to Sophomore (for all Programs)55.5%62.3%63.2%
% Students employed in the hospitality industry or a related field within 90 days afterN/AN/AN/A
% Students continuing their education within 90 days after graduation N/AN/AN/A