Welcome to the School of Hospitality and Tourism Studies, a joint venture of the Cayman Islands Government, the University College of the Cayman Islands, and many passionate representatives from Cayman Islands' tourism industry. These groups have come together to provide young Caymanians with the education and in-the-field experience necessary to pursue a rewarding career in tourism, recognized as one of the world's fastest growing industries.
Why Choose a Career in Hospitality?
Tourism is one of the fastest growing careers worldwide. As one of the two key pillars of the economy in the Cayman Islands, tourism continues to contribute to the prosperity of this country year after year.
The field of hospitality provides a wide range of exciting career paths and opens doors to all who embark on its thrilling journey. As a professional in the Hospitality Industry you can make a positive impact on visitors' vacation experiences, work with great people and enjoy a bounty of diverse career opportunities.
Whatever career you choose within the tourism industry it will prove to bring out the best of Caymankind in you!
The School of Hospitality Studies is offering a high-energy Certificate Programme that provides valuable on the job training which provides opportunities to learn from some of the industry's top leaders while earning an internationally recognised certificate.
In the Fall of 2016, the SHS will launch a new Associate of Applied Science Degree in Hospitality Management. This programme allows a more concentrated focus on tourism and hospitality education with the primary aim of broadening students' knowledge of the industry overall, by blending theory with real-world experiences.
Register today to begin your journey toward a rewarding career. We look forward to seeing you soon