The College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management also has several research centers and partnerships with organizations like:
- South Carolina's only Center of Economic Excellence in Tourism and Economic Development
- The International Institute for Foodservice Research and Education
- The International Tourism and Research Institute
- The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Travel & Tourism Industry Center
|Requirements||Direct Master's Accelerator||Advanced Master's Accelerator||Master's Accelerator||Pre-Sesssional English|
|IELTS||7.0 (no sub-score below 6.5)||6.5 (no sub-score below 6.0)||6.0 (no sub-score below 5.5)||5.0|
|TOEFL||94||80 (no sub-score below 18)||74 (no sub-score below 16)||60|
|Qualifying Undergraduate Degrees||Any four-year undergraduate degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.|
|Additional Entry Requirements||Students must have successfully completed any undergraduate Principles of Finance course and any Principles of Marketing course for MSEM and have one of the following: one year of customer-facing work experience OR a completed internship within the degree experience prior to graduation.|
|Available Entry||Fall or Spring|
Note: The MIHTM program does not require a thesis.
- HRSM Statistics (closed)
- Hospitality Marketing Strategy
- Services Management in Hospitality
- Hospitality Finance Methods
- Hospitality Systems and Policy
|Program||Credits Earned Towards Degree||Progression Requirements|
|Direct Master's Accelerator||9||Not applicable - student is already enrolled in degree program|
|Advanced Master's Accelerator||6||3.25 GPA with no course grade lower than a B and successful completion of the English language courses and the Professional Development and Analytical Skills workshops, seminars and modules|
|Master's Accelerator||9||3.25 GPA with no course grade lower than a B and successful completion of the English language courses and the Professional Development and Analytical Skills workshops, seminars and modules|
||0||Successful completion of all Pre-Sessional English program course content and approval from Master’s Accelerator team|
Total credits required for degree: 36 (no thesis required)
All prices are listed in U.S. dollars.
|Fee||Direct Master's Accelerator
|Advanced Master's Accelerator
|Total Tuition Costs||$15,927||$16,525||$31,025|
Note: This cost is an estimate and is subject to change. Cost does not include health
insurance, housing and dining fees, books, or other living expenses.
*Price does not include tuition and fees following the MAP semesters. Please visit sc.edu/bursar for additional information about tuition rates.
Costs may vary depending on program placement. Please check sc.edu/iap for more details.