The Faculty has a strong will to push students to achieving their goal as the best qualified human resources both in the business and tourism areas. The curricula are designed to provide a solid foundation of business and cooperation with companies, governmental and non-governmental and organizations, research and development institutions.
Our vision is to be recognized as a model of excellence and a faculty of choice for the most diverse, academically talented individuals preparing for careers in tourism, hospitality, recreation, and sport management; a preeminent center for innovative education and research; a major producer of the next generation of faculty and research scholars; and a leader in cutting-edge executive education.
- To enrich the tourism, hospitality, recreation, and sport industries by fostering diversity and inclusion;
- To meet the leadership needs of the tourism, hospitality, recreation, and sport industries by providing quality, student-centered, professional preparation programs;
- To advance knowledge in tourism, hospitality, recreation, and sport by conducting high level research;
- To enhance the tourism, hospitality, recreation, and sport management professions by offering quality service to relevant organizations; and
To educate the Temple University community about the significance of tourism, hospitality, recreation, and sport in today’s multicultural society by offering courses in general education, collaborating with other faculty on joint research projects, and serving on relevant committees.