Mission & Learning Goals

Mission Statement

The Georgetown University Master of Professional Studies in Global Hospitality Leadership program sets a new standard for hospitality education through a differentiated, interdisciplinary curriculum that prepares graduates to be leaders who can shape the future of the hospitality industry. Situated in Washington, D.C., a hub of the global hospitality business, the hospitality program has a faculty of industry professionals that trains students to be adaptable critical thinkers whose practical expertise is combined with a passion for service.

Learning Goals

Upon successfully completing the MPS in Global Hospitality Leadership, you will:

  • Explore the core values endemic to the hospitality industry as well as ethical issues that may arise
  • Understand how to manage complex, global networks of assets and the day-to-day operations of a hospitality organization
  • Learn hands-on finance and accounting skills that advance business interests
  • Discover how economics, current events, international affairs and the law intersect with the hospitality industry
  • Find out how to use integrated marketing communications and digital media to promote an organization’s brand and interact with its customers
  • Analyze business problems to better formulate strategies, business plans and organizational policies