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2010-2011
Travel Business Management
Associate in Applied Science Degree
Curriculum code 1288
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Required Courses
(62 credit hours)
The following suggested schedule is based on full-time enrollment. Students may also complete the program through part-time enrollment.

For information about prerequisites and corequisites, please see the course descriptions that are linked from each course.

Suggested Full-Time Schedule
First Semester

15 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
COM-101 3 Composition I   
LSC-106 3 Introduction to Travel Planning   

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3 Physical & Life Sciences, Mathematics

Choose from BIO, BUS-120, CHM, EAS, GEL, MTH-120 or above, NAT, PHS, PHY

A minimum level of competency in Mathematics is required for graduation. The minimum competency may be met by: Placement in MTH-098 or higher, or successful completion of BUS-120, or MTH-095 or higher, or equivalent course at another college, with a grade of "C" or higher. Only MTH-098 or higher can be applied toward the Physical and Life Sciences/Math requirement. 

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6 Elective: Select six hours of electives from electives list.   
Total: 15

Second Semester
18 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes

COM-103

3 Speech Fundamentals   

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3 Social/Behavioral Sciences

Choose from ANT, ECO, GEO, HIS, PSC, PSY, SOC, SSC

  
IMS-115 3 Introduction to PC Applications   

LSC-130

3 Airline Ticketing I   

LSC-214

3 Destination Planning—North America  

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3 Elective: Select three hours of electives from electives list.  
Total: 18

Third Semester
15 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes

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3 Business Elective: Choose three hours from Business Electives list.   

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3 Social/Behavioral Sciences

Choose from ANT, ECO, GEO, HIS, PSC, PSY, SOC, SSC

  

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3 Humanities and Fine Arts

Choose from ARB, ART, FRE, GER, HUM, JPN, LIT, MUS, PHI, SPA, THE

  

LSC-140
or
LSC-141

3 Airline Computing—SABRE

Airline Computing—APOLLO
  

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3 Elective: Select three hours of electives from electives list.  
Total: 15

Fourth Semester
14 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes

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3 Business Elective: Choose three hours from Business Electives list.   

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3 Business Elective: Choose three hours from Business Electives list.   

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3 Humanities and Fine Arts

Choose from ARB, ART, FRE, GER, HUM, JPN, LIT, MUS, PHI, SPA, THE

  

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3 Elective: Select three hours of electives from electives list.  

LSC-133

2 Client Communications   
Total: 14

Business Electives
Select a minimum of nine elective credits from the following table to be included in the above course sequencing for this program.

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
BUS-100 3 Introduction to Business   
BUS-130 3 Principals of Marketing   
BUS-133 3 Salesmanship   
BUS-134 3 International Business   
BUS-231 3 Principles of Management   

Electives
Select fifteen elective credits from the following table to be included in the above course sequencing for this program.

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
BUS-107 2 Basic Bookkeeping   

LSC-108

3 International Travel   

LSC-109

2 Tour/Itinerary Planning   

LSC-110

3 Fundamentals of Meeting Planning   

LSC-122

3 Special Events Management   

LSC-131

2 Airline Ticketing II   

LSC-140
or
LSC-141

3 Airline Computing—SABRE

Airline Computing—APOLLO
  

LSC-210

2 Travel Agency Management   

LSC-225

2 Cruising: A-Z   

LSC-234

3 Internship–Travel LSC-234 and LSC-238 must be taken together. Students should contact the program coordinator one semester prior to enrollment.

LSC-238

1 Seminar–Travel   

OSA-100

1-3 Keyboarding I   

REC-101

3 Recreation and Wellness Professions  

Suggested Part-Time Schedule
Start with LSC-106 and 130.

Graduation Requirements
Official high school transcript with date of graduation or a GED certificate; minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0; successful completion of all course requirements and the minimum number of credit hours for the specific degree; minimum of 15 semester hours completed at Moraine Valley; constitution requirement; a "C" grade or better in COM-101 and a "C" grade or better in COM-102 if COM-102 is required for this program; successful completion of minimum level of competency in Mathematics; submission of graduation petition to the Records Office by published deadlines. (See college catalog for details.)

For More Information

Admissions Office
(708) 974-5355
admissions@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu

Academic Advising Center
(708) 974-5721
advising@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu/academicadvising

Department Chairperson
Theresa Lorenzini
Office: D109
(708) 974-5626
lorenzini@morainevalley.edu

Program Coordinator
Mary Beth Walsh
Office: M145
(708) 974-5569
walsh@morainevalley.edu
  

Information and requirements may change without notice.

 
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