Hotel Management

Hotel Management is an off-campus, unpaid internship located at the luxurious Omni Houston Hotel Westside on the Katy Freeway. Students find it hard to believe they are in high school as they work alongside professionals to gain valuable job skills and self- confidence through a hands-on education in many hotel departments.

Choice of training areas include the front desk, concierge, banquets, restaurant, kitchen, gift shop, sales and marketing, accounting, human resources, switchboard, engineering and housekeeping. In addition to working in these areas, a comprehensive travel and tourism curriculum is presented, giving the Hotel Management experience a balanced look at the industry. Our students participate in exciting study trips to travel destinations throughout the Greater Houston area, engage in competitive events and have the option to travel to New York City in the spring semester.

College credits may be earned through the Conrad Hilton College at the University of Houston and Houston Community College. Get an early start in a career – join this popular and proven internship and network with the outstanding managers of the Omni Hotel.

CLASSES

  • Hotel 1 | Hotel Management Practicum 1  

    An off-campus internship located at the luxurious Omni Houston Hotel Westside on the Katy Freeway. Gain self-confidence and valuable job skills as you experience hands-on training,  as you rotate through several departments of the hotel. Choose your training from the following departments: front desk, banquets, restaurant, culinary, gift shop, sales and marketing, guest services, accounting, human resources, switchboard, engineering and housekeeping.  If you want to get an early start in your career, then join this popular internship. Transportation to Omni is provided.

    Grades:  10-11

    Articulated College Credit: available through HCC

    Technical Certifications Attainable: AHLEI Certified Guest Service

  • Hotel 2 | Travel & Tourism with Practicum 2

    Continue your training in exciting areas like the front desk, banquets, restaurant, culinary, gift shop, sales and marketing, guest services, accounting, human resources, switchboard, engineering and housekeeping.  Network with the award-winning managers of the Omni Hotel, participate in exciting field trips with an optional trip to New York City! Earn articulated college credits through Houston Community College. If you want to get an early start in your career, then join this popular internship. 

    Grades:  11 -12

    Articulated College Credit: available through HCC 

    Technical Certifications Attainable: AHLEI Certified Hospitality & Tourism