Tourism program generates knowledge of the students both positive and negative impacts on the culture, economy, and environment of generating and receiving countries. It develop students become a Tour Guiding professionals, travel agents, tour operators, uplifting country's living standards, instill greater pride in one's identity and make people more aware of their cultural and natural heritage of each tourists destination in the country.

The curriculum for BST covers a balance treatment of functional areas in human resource management, marketing, industry driven, operations and economics. It broadens the knowledge and skills in both local and international tourism business environment.

Course Requirement Modules Number of Units Total No. of Hours
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES 51 1,020
BUSINESS CORE 21 420
TOURISM CORE 21 420
SPECIALIZED SUBJECTS 24 480
PRACTICUM 6 120
PE and NSTP 15 120
TOTAL UNITS 138 2,760

Specific Professions, Careers, Occupations or Trades:

Tourism Development Management

Office Manager of Government offices related to Tourism
Office Assistant
Reservation Supervisor
Ticketing Supervisor
Travel Consultant
Destination Specialist
Travel &Tour Plan
Training and Development
Airline flight Attendant

Marketing Travel Management

Travel Guide
Marketing Assistant
Tour Manager
Merchandiser
PR/Advertising
Receptionist
Tour Escort

Operations Management

Management Trainee in Operations/Production
Contract and Tour Quotation specialist
Entrepreneur
Tour Operator
Travel Account representative
Local Tourism Officer

No tourism industry organization can thrive without a team of competent tourism practitioners administration professionals. Pursuing a degree of Tourism in different field of specialization is the first step you can take towards becoming a business and travel professional. It involves a holistic education that will equip you with strong travel and hospitality knowledge, train you to acquire critical thinking and analytical skills, develop leadership abilities and build a strong sense of social responsibility. This qualification can offer you good job stability, and open the doors to a wide range of career options, in many diversified fields such as entrepreneurship, organizational operations, marketing, and human resources. Above all, we educate you with the right attitude to excel.

PRACTICUM/ON-THE _JOB-TRAINING opportunities with the professional frims and reputable companies.

Business Professional Organization Affiliatessuch as Caraga Council of Tourism Deans and Educators (CCTDE) Educators and Students Tourism Congress, Tourism Educators and Stakeholders Inc.

Caraga Culinary Show, BAHARA, Caraga Tour Guides Asso. (CARTOGA) Student Activities in various events that promote vibrant student life and bonding among students.

Admission Requirements for First Year

A student seeking admission to SJIT must be a graduate of any public or private secondary school recognized by the government. Applicant who seeks admission to any collegiate department should take the Admission Test and should present the following credentials:

  • High School Card/Form 138
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character
  • Birth Certificate (NSO Copy)
  • Certification (for valedictorian or salutatorian)

Admission Requirements for Transferee

Transferee who desires to study in SJIT should submit the following credentials:

  • Transcript of Records or Students Copy of Evaluation
  • Honorable Dismissal
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character from the School
  • Birth Certificate (NSO Copy)