Hospitality management is a career that requires understanding of other cultures: How can one meet the expectations of international travelers without knowing what they are? At Les Roches, cultural immersion is part of the program thanks to our international campuses, partner institutions, and affiliates from all over the world.
Students pursuing hospitality bachelor degrees at Les Roches Chicago can easily transfer to our destination campuses in Spain, Switzerland, China or Jordan, extending their learning while absorbing the character and culture of their chosen host countries.
Founded in 1954, Les Roches was conceived as a culmination of established Swiss standards for excellence and attention to detail in hospitality management. From its golden age of luxury tourism in the 19th century to its current status as a global destination for business, shopping, recreation, culture and cuisine, Switzerland has remained a pioneer and a paragon for international hospitality management and Les Roches is the only hospitality management school to offer the quality of Swiss methods with American university accreditation.
Located in the idyllic Alpine village of Bluche, Les Roches Switzerland is minutes from the renowned ski and summer resort of Crans-Montana, which attracts visitors come from all over the world. Here students experience the distillation of the exemplary Swiss tradition through a program that combines intensive academic achievement with experiential learning and exclusive internships. Other benefits of the program include:
A high number of course specializations
Programs offered :
Les Roches Marbella is ranked as the top hospitality management school in Spain and one of the best hospitality management programs in the world. Located in the Mediterranean luxury resort of Marbella, the campus is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and attracts students from more than 60 nations.
In addition to ideal weather and diverse outlets for sports, dining, nightlife and entertainment, Les Roches Marbella offers:
Les Roches Jin-Jiang combines the exacting standards and extensive experience of Les Roches with the rich resources and professional stature of Jin-Jiang International, the largest hotel management group in China. In its 10 years of operation, Les Roches Jin Jiang (LRJJ) has pioneered hospitality education in China, giving more than 1,700 international students the tools they need to advance their hospitality careers. While fostering success, the school has earned some success of its own: In a 2013 TNS Global Survey of Hospitality [Office1] Industry Hiring Managers, Les Roches Jin Jiang was ranked the No. 1 International Hospitality Management School in China for an International Career.
In addition to being the only hospitality school in China to feature a Swiss hospitality program, Les Roches Jin Jiang offers:
Aspiring chefs and other hospitality professionals receive a professional immersion at the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts (RACA), where education unfolds both in classrooms and in craft-based learning centers including a pastry and bakery lab, a theatre kitchen, an a la carte production area serving a chef’s table, and a modern restaurant and banqueting area.
Located in the vibrant modern nation of Jordan, RACA is committed to instilling students with the valuable personal and professional skills they need to thrive in an evolving global industry.
In addition to a learning environment designed to enhance your creativity, work ethic, leadership and team building skills, RACA has the following features: