Spa Management Certificate

The spa and wellness industry is growing rapidly as people focus more on healthy living. This certificate prepares students for career opportunities in a variety of spa facilities including hotels, resorts, cruise ships, day spas, salons, medical spas, and fitness centers. Students will develop skills to supervise day-to-day operations, oversee massage and skin therapists, nutritionists and other health and wellness specialists while ensuring that clients feel pampered in a relaxed atmosphere. This certificate also complements the Massage Therapy Certificate. With just five additional courses, these students can earn a second credential to prepare them for a supervisory or management role in the spa industry.

Spa Management

Course ID Course Theory Lab Credits
HOS110G Introduction to Hospitality Management 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
HOS244G Introduction to the Spa Industry 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
MASS150G Physiology of Wellness 2 0 2
Classroom 2, Lab 0, Total 2
HOS210G Customer Service 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
HOS175G Hospitality Marketing and Sales 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
BIOL150G Nutrition 3 2 4
Classroom 3, Lab 2, Total 4
HOS280G Hospitality Internship 0 9 3
Classroom 0, Lab 9, Total 3
Total Credits 21

Additional Information

These Certificate programs are designed for students wishing to specialize in one area of hospitality: Hotel/Restaurant Management, Spa Management, or Event & Meeting Planning Management. Many credits in each certificate program may be applied toward a degree in Hospitality Management or may serve as a stand-alone certificate for professionals preparing for a career change or advancement opportunities.

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