There's no better way to teach this subject than to engage directly with successful hospitality entrepreneurs - and there's no better place to do that than New Orleans. The city and our alumni are incredible resources that enrich our students' experiences and increase the value of their time at Freeman.
A career in hospitality puts you in one of the world’s fastest-growing sectors. Worldwide, the travel and tourism industry alone generates more than $7.6 trillion annually, outpacing the global economy for 7 consecutive years and supporting one in ten jobs on the planet.
With our home in New Orleans, a top tourist destination with a new reputation as an entrepreneurial hub, Freeman is well positioned to give students an exceptional, immersive education in a hotbed of hospitality. Our program in Entrepreneurial Hospitality prepares students to address the new emphasis on customer service in traditional hospitality industries and beyond.
Our faculty will give you a broad grounding in business principles from a variety of disciplines so you can face critical challenges in entrepreneurial and hospitality ventures. New Orleans’ long history of hospitality and Freeman’s strength in entrepreneurship come together to create a living, learning laboratory where you will develop distinctive, market-relevant, and high-value skills.
Courses in Entrepreneurial Hospitality are offered in three degree programs: