The L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality & TourismManagement

Welcome to the
L. Robert Payne School of
Hospitality & Tourism Management
Where America’s Finest City is your classroom

View the dynamic student experience through the eyes of an HTM graduate!

Amidst the ideal climate, impeccable beaches, and stunning landscape of San Diego, California, the L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality & Tourism Management is developing trailblazers. Rooted in an exemplary partnership – at home and internationally – between academia and industry, we offer the perfect educational emphasis that allows YOU to flourish professionally. With a 99% post-graduation job placement rate, we are proud to call ourselves the most personalized school of its kind in developing hospitality and tourism leaders.

We invite you to find out more about who we are and how our faculty and staff are committed to your success.

Imagine Your Career Possibilities

Hotel Manager
Food & Beverage Manager
Director of Revenue Management
Hotel Owner
Sales Manager
Business Development Manager
International Training Facilitator
Acquisition Analyst
Ecommerce Sales
Director of Purchasing
Human Resource Manager
Logistics Coordinator
Marketing and Events Manager
Special Events Coordinator
Corporate Event Manager
Wedding Planner
Bridal Sales Manager
Client Relations Manager
Convention Center Manager
Community Relations Coordinator
Restaurant Manager
Restaurant Operations Supervisor
Brewery Restaurant Manager
Club Manager
Wine and Spirits Director
Casino Manager
Corporate Slot Analyst
Gaming Operations Specialist
Athletic Director
Sports Supervisor
Park Ranger
Destination Marketer
Professional Writer
Outdoor Education Specialist
Travel Service Managers
Tourism Director
Resource Management Planner
Military Recreation Program Manager
Outdoor Program Manager
Sustainable Product Developer
Children's Program Director
Aquatics Director/Supervisor
Senior Programs Director
Tour Operator
Specialty Activities Guide
Recreation Facilities Manager
Campus Recreation Director
YMCA Executive Director
Boys & Girls Club Director
Camp Director
Park & Recreation Manager
Special Events Planner
Self-employment Ventures
Sustainable Product Development
Tour wholesaling and retailing
Destination marketing
Green Meetings and Events Manager

Our inspiring, challenging, and rewarding degrees shape leaders in a variety of industries.