food and hospitality

Food and Hospitality

  • Program Profile
    Food and Hospitality is open to students interested in travel, food service and the hotel industries. The goal of the program is to prepare you to secure and succeed in entry level technical and skill job opportunities. You will learn in a hands-on laboratory setting and participate in cooperative work experiences at a variety of businesses and organizations. The program features an on-campus restaurant and banquet/conference room that allows students to prepare, present, sell and serve diner-inspired menu items to GCCC staff and student. The banquet/ conference room offers an environment for you to gain experience with banquet and catering setups that meet industry standards.

    Career Opportunities
    Hospitality Attendant
    Housekeeping Attendant
    Food Prep Worker
    Conference/Banquet Worker
    Front Office Attendant
    Dietary Aide
    Travel Agent
    Dining Room Attendant
    Short Order Cook

    Certifications and Credentials
    ServSave Certification

    College Connections
    Sinclair Community College
    Tech Prep Scholarship ($3,000)

    Obtain Job Training
    Students who have gained the necessary employability skills can apply for and participate in an additional internship with Project Search.

    Career-Technical Student Organization affiliation - Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)

    Contact Joanne Powell, Food and Hospitality instructor, at