Food and Beverage Managment Concentration

Concentration Requirements

  • BIO 180 Microorganisms (fulfills Common Core science requirement)
  • BIO 181 Microorganisms Lab (fulfills Common Core science requirement)
  • FNUT 131 Introduction to Nutrition
  • HRIM 405 International Cuisines
  • HRIM 495, 496 or 497 Co-op(s) two 3-6 credit OR one 6-9 credit**
  • Choose two courses from the Hospitality Management department recommended list of electives below.
In addition to the HM core, required of all majors, the student is required to specialize and complete one of the departmental concentrations. (Students working towards multiple concentrations are expected to develop expertise in each distinct area of study. A minimum of one elective course in each area of concentration must be distinct and will not be acceptable for more than one concentration. Required courses in the concentration may overlap and will be accepted for each concentration.)

Recommended Electives

  • Comm 180 Business&Professional Communication
  • Fpm 209 Housekeeping Operations&Management
  • Hmc 305 Catering Operations&Management
  • Hmg 322 Club Management
  • Hrim 240 Casino&Gaming Operations Management
  • Hrim 260 Hospitality Marketing&Sales
  • Hrim 405 International Cuisines
  • Hrim 452 Industry Consulting
  • Mgmt 405 Quality Leadership
* Courses required for the sophomore review process in the Hospitality Management Department, regardless of credit standing and transfer status. For your liberal studies core requirements, please review the Hospitality Management Department's requirement and/or suggestions for core selections.

** There is a two co-op minimum or equivalent. The department director may waive the two co-op requirements if certain conditions exist. The candidate must successfully prove to the department director and/or designated staff that he or she has brought from the educational component of a co-op, sufficient experience to warrant such a waiver.


Cummings Gallery
Art Faculty Show

Dates: Aug 21-Sep 28, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

William Close and The Earth Harp Collective
William Close and The Earth Harp Collective

Dates: Sep 5

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

Anais Mitchell
Anaïs Mitchell

Dates: Sep 30

Location: Erie Art Museum