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UW-Stout's School of Hospitality Leadership gives students an expansive educational experience that prepares them for leadership and management opportunities in the fast-paced and cutting edge world of the hospitality industry. UW-Stout offers:
  • Recognized hospitality programs of excellence
  • Individualized attention and mentoring
  • The opportunity to work closely with innovative, industry-recognized faculty
The University of Wisconsin-Stout School of Hospitality Leadership offers students a world class education focused on professionalism, leadership and service. The opportunities are endless.

Our programs offer active learning in a variety of settings:

  • Active learning through real-world situations in classrooms and laboratories
  • On-site at leading companies located throughout the United States

Experiential Learning

Our students are required to complete a co-op/internship which offers real world experience while enrolled in college. Co-op students:

  • Work at least 320 hours per semester
  • Work in a paid position related to their professional field (approved by faculty)
  • Receive academic credit

Over 500 employers partner with UW-Stout to create co-ops and internships. Students work with industry leaders across the country as well as internationally. Co-ops and internships are one of the reasons for UW-Stout's high employment rate. 

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