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Retailing and Tourism Management

University of Kentucky

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
685 USD/credit
685 USD/credit
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About

Manage a clothing line, promote tourist destinations, develop small businesses, and plan memorable events as a graduate of our online Retailing and Tourism Management master’s degree at the University of Kentucky (M.S.). 

Overview

Designed for working professionals, this flexible, online program allows students to develop expertise in either  Hospitality, Management, and Tourism or Merchandising, Apparel, and Textiles. 

The Retailing and Tourism Management master’s degree at the University of Kentucky  graduates work for international companies like Nike and Abercrombie and Fitch. They also direct tourist organizations and own small business. As a graduate of this program, you will be able to:

  • Use statistical analysis and other research methods to anticipate industry trends and respond to them.
  • Acquire expertise in areas like event planning, food service management, E-tailing, and merchandising.
  • Strategically address organizational problems as they arise, drawing on your new knowledge of historical developments in the field, theoretical and empirical research, and best practices.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Research Methodology in Retailing and Tourism Management 
  • Survey of Current Theories and Literature 
  • Seminar in Retailing and Tourism Management 
  • Industry Experience in Retailing and Tourism Management

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The University of Kentucky requires a minimum score of 550 (paper-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for all applicants whose native language is not English (or who did not graduate from an accredited English-speaking College or University). 
  • The equivalent score on the computer version of the TOEFL is 213 and the internet-based test is 79.
  • Applicants may also utilize the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) to satisfy the language requirement. A minimum mean band score of 6.5 is required. Submitted scores must be no more than two years old. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    685 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 685 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    685 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 685 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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