Hospitality Management
Admission and Administration Requirements

Academic Admission Requirements:

  • High school diploma or high school equivalency (Transcript and/or diploma to be forwarded to the College); or
  • Mature students who do not meet the education prerequisites may be considered for admission on an individual basis provided the following conditions are met:
    • Applicants are at least 19 years of age at the time of application;
    • Applicants have been out of school for at least one year;
    • Applicants complete the standardized assessment instrument and obtain the result of high school equivalence on all subtests;
    • Applicants present a certified copy of grades for the highest educational level attained.
Administration Requirements:
  • Completion of Keyin College’s official application form;
  • Application fee of $50 (non-refundable).  It must be noted that this is an additional cost for the processing of your application.
  • International applications are subject to a $250 application processing fee (non-refundable)

Keyin’s Hospitality Management program will give you the leadership skills you’ll need to become a manager, supervisor or successful entrepreneur in the dynamic industry of hospitality and tourism.  If you enjoy working with people and have a desire to work in a fast-paced environment, then this is the program for you.  There will be a strong focus on the skills, competencies, and attitudes necessary to meet the needs of this industry.  The program combines practical, theoretical and experiential learning through the classroom, work terms, and the opportunity to actually apply your skills on location with our program partner, a leading hotel chain in the province.  The curriculum is designed to meet the standards established by the Canadian Tourism Human Resource Council and the provincial hospitality tourism industry.

Keyin College is the first Independent College in Newfoundland and Labrador to announce a partnership with Cape Breton University enabling Keyin’s graduates to obtain 50% of the required credits towards a CBU degree.

Graduates of Keyin’s Hospitality Management program will be awarded half of the required credits towards their Bachelor of Tourism and Hospitality Management (BTHM) degree.

Cape Breton University is home to more than 3,200 students offering a range of academic programs that assist students in meeting educational, cultural and economic goals. CBU’s education, training and discovery models have helped shape the progress of the Atlantic Canadian region and its people for 30 years.

For more information about Cape Breton University contact the campus by mail:

P.O. Box 5300

1250 Grand Lake Road

Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6L2

Toll free: 1-800-474-7212, locally at (902) 563-1136, or

Hospitality Management Courses View
  • Introduction to Hospitality
  • Customer Service in the Hospitality Industry
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Document Production I
  • Business Communications
  • Fundamentals of Accounting I
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Wines, Mixology and Beverage Service
  • Food and Beverage Service
  • Dale Carnegie
  • Front Office Procedures I
  • NL Travel Destinations
  • Food and Beverage Operations
  • Front Office Procedures II
  • Guiding and Interpretation
  • Housekeeping Operations
  • International Foods & Geography
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • HRM in the Hospitality Industry
  • Hospitality Supervision
  • Sales & Marketing in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry
  • Hospitality Law in Canada
  • Hospitality Event Management
  • Employment Plus
  • Internet Marketing in Hospitality
  • Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Sport and Adventure Tourism
  • A History of Newfoundland & Labrador
  • Resort Management & Development
  • Super Host Atlantic Workshop
  • It's Good Business - Responsible Alcohol Service Workshop
  • Standard First Aid

Currently offered at the following locations:

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