M.Sc. On Campus

Hospitality Administration

Kansas State University

12 months
21524 USD/year
21524 USD/year
11856 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Hospitality Administration M.S. is offered through the Hospitality Management graduate program at Kansas State University. 


Educational Opportunity

Individual programs of study for the master of science degree are planned according to the background and interests of students. Hospitality Administration students at Kansas State University may choose one of the following plans, with a certificate option, if desired:

30 hours of graduate credit consisting of 24 hours of graduate course work and 6 hours of research for a thesis, or 36 hours of graduate course work and a written comprehensive examination and oral defense.

Students with the course-only, non-thesis option may also choose graduate certificate programs offered at Kansas State University to develop a specialty area.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Foodservice Management
  • Advanced Lodging Management
  • Advanced Meetings and Business Event Management
  • Survey of Research in Hospitality Management
  • Business Strategy
  • Advanced Hospitality Strategic Management
  • Seminar in Hospitality Administration
  • Behavioral Management Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

 Admission to the program requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution. Regular admission requires a grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Completion of the following prerequisite coursework is required for regular admission:

  • accounting or finance
  • management concepts
  • marketing
  • foodservice management, event, and/or lodging management
Industry experience in some aspect of hospitality management is preferred. If the student has no industry-related work experience, 1000 hours of such experience must be completed during the degree program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21524 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21524 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11856 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Manhattan

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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