Faith Lutheran is fortunate to be in a city that is truly a world leader in hospitality and tourism. Last year, 42.2 million people visited Las Vegas - that’s roughly 807,000 people per week or 3.5 million each month. McCarran Airport is the 2nd busiest in the United States for origin and destination travel. People from all over the globe come because Las Vegas understands food and beverage, Las Vegas understands entertainment, Las Vegas understands hotels, and Las Vegas understands conventions. Last year, visitors to Las Vegas spent 34.8 billion dollars. They are not just coming for gaming. More and more are coming to Las Vegas for non gaming attractions such as shopping, restaurants, concerts and shows, fights, professional sports, hiking, cycling, and museums.
The Academy of Hospitality and Tourism (AOHT) is designed to prepare students to genuinely want to provide happiness while understanding what it takes to create an unforgettable customer experience in the dynamic hospitality and tourism industry.