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Program / Tourism Business Administration Technician

Is taught in: CECyT 13 | CECyT 17


To train highly competent and competitive Tourism Business Administration Technicians with an attitude of service, possessing civic and ethical values, and committed to working and interacting with professionals in the national and international tourism activity.

Candidate's Profile


  • Classes are given in Spanish.
  • Basic knowledge of the Learning Units for the integral formation that precedes the career.
  • Basic computer knowledge.


  • Handling of oral and written expression.
  • Application of basic software in all actions.


  • Confidence to express their ideas.
  • Willingness to work in a team and collaboratively.
  • Leadership.

Graduate's profile

Generic Competences

  • Knows and values him/herself and approaches problems and challenges taking into account the objectives he/she pursues.
  • Listens, interprets, and emits relevant messages in different contexts by using appropriate means, codes, and tools.
  • Develops innovations and propose solutions to problems based on established methods.
  • Maintains a respectful attitude towards interculturality and diversity of beliefs, values, ideas, and social practices.

Disciplinary Competences

  • Identifies social and humanistic knowledge as construction in constant transformation.
  • Values social, political, economic, ethnic, cultural, and gender differences and the inequalities that induce them.
  • Analyzes with an entrepreneurial vision the fundamental factors and elements that intervene in the productivity and competitiveness of an organization and its relationship with the socioeconomic environment.
  • Values different social practices by recognizing their meanings within a cultural system with an attitude of respect.

Professional Competences

  • Applies the procedures of attention and service to guests and clients in the operation of hotels and restaurants following the quality standards.
  • Manages the four skills of the English language achieving the required communication in the tourism sector.
  • Manages national and international tourist attractions for their promotion, responding quickly and effectively to any request related to tourist activity.
  • Develops procedures for the organization of academic or business social events following the steps of the administrative process.

Academic Requirements

To enroll in the Middle Highschool with Technical Studies of the Instituto Politécnico Nacional (IPN), the applicant must comply with the requirements established by the assignment contest of the Comisión Metropolitana de Instituciones Públicas de Educación Media Superior (COMIPEMS). Once the results are published, the student must complete the enrollment process as mentioned in the call for applications.

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Curriculum Map

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