Why Choose AOHT?There are plenty of reasons!
The Academy of Hospitality & Tourism helps students chart career paths in one of the world’s largest industries, from hotel management to sports, entertainment, and event management, and includes the study of geography, economics, and world cultures.
History and Impact
The Academy of Hospitality & Tourism (AOHT) was launched in 1987 with support from Marriott International and the American Express Foundation in New York City and Miami.
Current industry standards and practices informed by industry experts, business partners, and local and national advisory board members representing each theme. An outline of objectives for each course that have been reviewed and validated by industry experts and an outstanding group of academy teachers.
College and Career Readiness
In addition to studying career-focused curriculum and working on collaborative projects, AOHT students gain critical career knowledge through a series of Work-based learning experiences both inside and outside of the classroom.