Hospitality Management

Start your career in the hospitality industry in one of the largest tourist destinations on the East Coast!


Median Hourly Earnings

Food Service Manager
506 Annual Job Openings projected through 2025
All wage and employment data is specific to the regionSussex County, DE (10005)
Dorchester County, MD (24019)
Somerset County, MD (24039)
Wicomico County, MD (24045)
Worcester County, MD (24047)
Accomack County, VA (51001)
taken from EMSI June 2022. Your starting salary may vary.

The Eastern Shore of Maryland is known as a summer tourist destination, and you can begin your career in the hospitality industry just miles from employers who are hiring our graduates! 

From food service management to lodging operations to events and meeting management, we can get you ready for the career you want in the hospitality industry.

Degree & Certificate Programs

  • Hospitality Management A.A.S. Provides you with knowledge in supervisory management, facilities management, accounting and law for a job in hospitality management or to transfer your credits to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore or another four-year college or university to earn a bachelor's degree.
  • Hotel-Motel Management Certificate Prepares you for an entry-level position in the lodging industry.

Wor-Wic's culinary arts programs are accredited by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation’s Accrediting Commission.

Wor-Wic's hotel-motel-restaurant management department is a member of the National Restaurant Association, Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education, the Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association and the Delmarva chapter of the American Culinary Federation.

Eta Sigma Delta

What's Eta Sigma Delta? It's Wor-Wic's chapter of the International Hospitality Management Honor Society that recognizes the achievements of students and alumni in hospitality, tourism and culinary arts. Each year, Wor-Wic inducts students into this society that links them to professionals and opportunities that can further their careers. 

Learn More About Eta Sigma Delta

Contact Us Admissions 410-334-2895
Matthew D. Geel Department Head 410-334-2833
Program Advisory Committee Hospitality Management