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Take the Next Step in Your Tennis Career!

With a Master’s in Hospitality and Tourism Management from SDSU, you can develop your leadership skills while building your business acumen. Through our highly-personalized program, you will gain the real-world knowledge and experience you need to become a leader. You’ll also establish a large network base, opening the door to a variety of career opportunities within the tennis industry.

What is the HTM Master's Program?

The Master’s in Hospitality and Tourism Management (HTM) program is a leadership development program designed for busy working professionals from all over the world. The program is delivered online in a small class setting and bookended by week-long meet-ups on SDSU's beautiful campus. HTM master’s courses are recorded weekly by our professors and personalized to your specific aspirations and activities.

The curriculum combines foundational business acumen with the innovative thinking that is changing the way businesses function, grow, and thrive. When you graduate with a master’s degree in HTM, you’ll be prepared to lead change in their organization and throughout the tennis industry.

The coursework amounts to a challenging but manageable 10-12 hours per week of reading, assignments, and forum discussions that you can complete on your schedule. The projects have real-world applications, with outcomes that provide you with much more than a letter grade.

This intensive 21-month program gives you the support, network, and encouragement you need to thrive and succeed throughout your career.

To learn more about the Master’s in Hospitality and Tourism Management program, please visit our program page.

Application Window
Fall Start: Oct. 1 - July 1

Click here to view upcoming application and document submission due dates.

Why Should You Choose Us?


Gain the aptitude, promotability, and self-assurance you need to move up and drive change. A Hospitality and Tourism Management Master's is not just a piece of paper. It’s an investment that provides you with an opportunity to become the type of leader that you’d want to follow.


We designed our program with today’s busy professionals in mind. Other than two weeks spent on our beautiful campus, the entirety of this 21-month program is completely online. This means that you can take your courses and complete your assignments without putting your professional life on hold. Best of all, the coursework is practical, which means that many of the lessons that you learn can be applied to your job the very next day.

Smart Preparation

Research shows that the performing arts/sports event promotional industry is expected to grow by 30% over the next 10 years (Burning Glass Technologies, 2020). This program will help you capitalize on that growth through methods that are proven to drive measurable return on investment, including networking opportunities with industry leaders, mentorship matching, and a career-changing capstone project.

Meet Our Faculty

Our diverse and experienced instructors have helped us to create an incredible curriculum by pulling from their professional backgrounds as:

  • The Former Chairman and CEO of Burger King Corporation
  • Former Senior Vice President of the Pepsi-Cola Company
  • Former VP Finance & Analysis of Catalina Restaurant Group
  • Former Director at SeaWorld San Diego
  • Former VP of Business Analytics & Business Intelligence of Fairfield Residential
  • VP Finance of Carlson Restaurants Worldwide

Meet our faculty and staff >

Application Window
Fall Start: Oct. 1 - July 1

Click here to view upcoming application and document submission due dates.


To learn more about our Master’s Hospitality and Tourism Management program, please visit our program page.

SDSU also offers Master’s in Meeting and Event Management. For more information on either program, please contact SDSU Global Campus at or (619) 594-1111.

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