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College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management

Degree Programs

The University of South Carolina's College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management offers bachelor's degrees and graduate degrees in hospitality management, tourism management, retailing, and sport and entertainment management. 

Bachelor's Degrees

Hospitality Management, B.S.

The hospitality management degree is designed to prepare students for leadership positions in the hospitality industry, including hotel, resort, restaurant, event and club management. Students can specialize in meeting and event management, food and beverage management, hotel and resort management and tourism management. A degree concentration in club management is also available.

Retailing, B.S.

The retailing degree offers two distinct areas of concentration: retail management, and fashion merchandising and digital innovations. The retailing major prepares students with a strong foundation of business curriculum and specialized training in the latest technology and strategies for careers in sales, e-commerce, fashion and apparel, store management, product marketing, entrepreneurship and more.

Sport and Entertainment Management, B.S.

The sport and entertainment management degree is one of the top programs in the country, and is the largest program of its kind. Our alumni have successful careers in all sectors of the industry, including professional sport, college athletics, live entertainment, facility operations, festival management, esports, and more. The degree program offers areas of concentration in entertainment management, sport management, and venue and event management, as well as an option to graduate with leadership distinction in the undergraduate research track. 

Tourism Management, B.S.

The degree in tourism management prepares students for global careers, including destination marketing, attraction management, festival planning and promotion, conventions and conferences, sustainable tourism and a wide variety of jobs in hospitality and travel-related industries. The major combines business fundamentals with strategies and specialized experience for building visitor-based businesses. 

Interdisciplinary Studies in Services Management, B.A.

The College of HRSM's Bachelor of Arts in interdisciplinary studies and services management is designed for nontraditional students who want a flexible degree that combines their previous experience and college credits with their interest in hospitality, tourism, retail, sport or entertainment management. This degree can be completed on campus or online. 


Master's Degrees


Doctoral Degrees


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