Academy of Hospitality & Tourism

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Why has Nease ventured into the world of Hospitality and Tourism?  Because it’s a growing, thriving global industry with solid roots in St. Johns County.  According to the St. Johns County Visitors Convention Bureau, in 2014:

-2,000 jobs in the Hospitality and Tourism industry were created in our county

-There were 5.3 million visitors to St. Johns County

-The visitors spent 1.6 billion dollars

-$600 million dollars were earned by hospitality and tourism workers in 2014

-29% of all jobs in St. Johns County are in the hospitality and tourism industry

Academy students speak with the Executive Chef and General Manager of the World Golf Village Renaissance Resort during a recent field trip.

Academy students speak with the Executive Chef and General Manager of the World Golf Village Renaissance Resort during a recent field trip.

Academy students attend a business lunch to meet with professionals in the hospitality industry.

Academy students attend a business lunch to meet with professionals in the hospitality industry.

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Students take in local tourist sights while promoting our program.

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Students tour the historic Flagler College campus, and learn about the school’s new Hospitality and Tourism major.

Nease is focused on your student’s future! Let’s prepare the next generation of Hospitality and Tourism professionals!

Course Progression Plan:

• NHS Hospitality – Program of Study for 16-17

  • 9th – Digital Information Technology
  • 10th – Introduction to Hospitality & Tourism
  • 11th – Technology for Hospitality& Tourism
  • 12th – Travel & Tourism Marketing Management

Industry Certifications:

  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) – MICRO069
  • Front Desk Supervisor – AHLAE010