Department of Management, Marketing & Hospitality

Welcome to the Department of Management, Marketing and Hospitality


The mission of the management program is to direct its teaching, research and service activities toward developing and enhancing the ability of students and practitioners to identify, assemble, and coordinate the skills and resources needed to create economic wealth within ethical and societal boundaries.
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Jared Lovaas Name: Jared Lovaas
Degree: Management
Graduation Date: May 2012
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada

"The SUU School of Business has helped me acquire many skills that will prepare me to be a successful professional in any career I choose to pursue in the future."


The mission of the marketing program is to develop and deliver quality marketing programs and to foster an educational culture that helps students to excel at developing, implementing and controlling strategies and tactics. These fall into the areas of markets, products and services, distribution, promotion and pricing. Students should thus be capable of achieving their goals and meeting the needs and wants of employers, customers, and society.
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Kurt Hansen Name: Kurt Hansen
Degree: BFA Graphic Design, Marketing Minor
Graduation Date: May 2012
Hometown: Ely, Nevada

"I am a graphic design major and I feel that minoring in Marketing helps build skills and develops new perspectives that will help build my career.
The most important lesson I have learned at SUU's School of Business is that it's important to be professional. Having a personality and being yourself are just as important and that hard work and focus are key to success."

Hotel Resort & Hospitality Management

The Hotel, Resort, and Hospitality Management program prepares students for career success in the hospitality industry anywhere in the world. Students will receive pertinent instruction in all business school disciplines in a hospitality industry context from professors that have both extensive industry experience and terminal degrees. Instruction centers on the key concepts of customer service, leadership, technology, financial management, and operations with practical work experience. Our curriculum is closely linked with industry demands, with special emphasis on building trust among guests, employees, and community.
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Anastasia Shaw Name: Anastasia Borisova
Degree: HRHM
Graduation Date: May 2011
Hometown: Cedar City, Utah

"At SUU I have learned a valuable lesson about the world of business, the value and importance of ethics."