chef cooking large tray of vegetables and meat
tables set up for event on outdoor terrace
5 chefs in white watching demonstration by head chef
hotel reception desk with brass bell

The Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation industry sector is one of California’s fastest growing industries: food service and hospitality, tourism and recreation, and food science. The restaurant industry is the largest employer in the state, providing 957,000 jobs. To support this expanding sector, colleges and universities throughout California and the United States offer courses and degree programs in this field. Whether you have a passion for cooking, travel, or nutrition, the pathways in this industry sector will give you the education and experience necessary for a successful career.

Students choosing a career in this industry sector are eligible for positions throughout the world, with potential for advancement and ready availability of continuing employment.

Available Pathways

Food Service and Hospitality
Wheatland Union High School