Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism

Objective

To form high quality professionals in tourism who contribute to improving the economic, social and politic development of the country having an integral formation, allowing the knowledge and understanding a group of circumstances as well as natural, social, cultural, economic and political conditions in a touristic place. In addition, professionals will be able to propose solutions by doing research as a way to generate knowledge in tourism.

Candidate’s Profile

Knowledge:

  • Mathematics.
  • Accounting and administrative processes.
  • English (B1 level according to the CEFR)
  • Basic knowledge of computing.
  • Critical and reflexive reading skills.
  • Oral and written communication.
  • Research techniques.

Skills

  • Leadership.
  • Analysis and synthesis.
  • Creativity.
  • Environmental appreciation and preservation.
  • Numeric.

Attitudes and values

  • Ethic.
  • Tolerance.
  • Commitment.
  • Responsibility.
  • Integrity.
  • Respect.

Graduate´s profile

  • Plan, organise, run, assess, lead and evaluate the activities done in touristic organisations.
  • Analyse, synthesize, comprehend and evaluate touristic trade and its context to make decisions.
  • Design, develop and trade touristic products.
  • Use the new information and communication technologies to practise the profession.
  • Handle public relations in touristic organisations.
  • Apply national and international quality standards in the touristic sector.
  • Express oral and written ideas efficiently.
  • Work in team.

Academic Requirements

Comply in a timely manner with each of the stages of the admission process highlighted in the call for entry to the university system at IPN and show documents such as:

  • High school Certificate.
  • Secondary School Certificate.
  • Unique Code of Population Registration (CURP).
  • Birth certificate.
  • Pass the entry examination.
  • 6 credential photographs.

Work Field

The graduate work field is focused on the public, private and social sectors related to the touristic activity of touristic development planning and management.

Ministry of Tourism. State or municipality offices of Tourism. Tourism Consultancy. Non-governmental organizations.

Curriculum Map

Check the list of subjects, credits and total hours of the program on the website of each school.