online Undergraduate Certificate for Restaurant Operations Professionals

Are you a talented restaurateur, hospitality professional, or a rising manager in a global franchise? Your recipe for delivering quality service and creating memorable customer experiences begins with our unique certificate that combines the essentials of front-office management with behind-the-scenes operations.

Designed also for those with a passion for owning their own restaurant, our flexible certificate is customizable – choose five of eight relevant courses – and can be added to a business or management degree, including our new entrepreneurial program.

In our Restaurant Operations program, you will:

  • Learn best practices in restaurant operations and service management
  • Explore principles of cost controls in foodservice and beverage operations
  • Examine fundamentals of hotel and restaurant purchasing and law
  • Boost your quantity food preparation and foodservice sanitation knowledge
  • Network with like-minded hospitality and restaurant experts

Classes are facilitated entirely online, allowing you the flexibility to complete a quality education while balancing your work-life priorities. This program draws security and law enforcement professionals from a variety of military, federal, general public, and private management sectors.

 

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Annual Tuition & Fees Chart Annual estimates of undergraduate and graduate costs with and without military grant. WITH MILITARY GRANT WITHOUT GRANT Undergraduate (30 credits annually) Graduate (18 credits annually) $8,000 $8,600 $6,150 $6,600 Our tuitionper credit hour $250 Our tuitionper credit hour $270 Our tuitionper credit hour $325 Our tuitionper credit hour $350

*Annual estimates are based on published tuition and technology fees assuming 30 undergraduate or 18 graduate-level semester credit hours.Technology fees are $50 per course and are covered by grants for U.S. active-duty military service members, and for Guard and Reserve personnel when using military tuition assistance.

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