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College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management

  • The Lucerne Campus in Switzerland sits on the banks of Lake Lucerne amidst snowy mountain peaks and lush landscape.

International Internships

This program is designed for students seeking a career in international hospitality, tourism and any other industry where close attention to customer, client, guest and stakeholder experience is a key formula to success.

Cesar Ritz Switzerland

Cesar Ritz offer students hospitality studies with a main focus on entrepreneurship. The school encourages sustainable living (including on site beehives!) and a focus on equitable commerce, giving students key skill sets for their future business plans and career prospects.

Study options:

Option 1: Learn 3: 11-week-semester (15 credits)
Option 2: Learn 6: 2x 11-week-semester (30 credits)
Option 3: Learn 6/Work 6: 2x 11-week-semester (30 credits) + 6 month-internship

Choose between two campuses for your studies:

Lucerne campus

The Lucerne campus, located in Lucerne city, is located in the German-speaking part of the country. Lucerne is the number one tourism destination of Switzerland, and offers the best of both worlds, with a vibrant lakeside city and nearby mountain excursions.

Enjoy a vast array of water sports on Lake Lucerne in the summer and trips to numerous ski resorts in the Swiss Alps in winter. The closest airport is Zurich airport, an hour’s drive away and offers lots of weekend travel options.

Le Bouveret campus

The Le Bouveret campus is situated on the beautiful shores of Lake Geneva, just a five-minute drive to France and a half hour from Evian-les-Bains, home of the world famous Evian water. It is also within easy reach of the vibrant towns of Montreux (where the Montreux Jazz Festival is held each year) and Lausanne (the headquarters of the Olympics).

Le Bouveret also offers students access to beaches on the shores of Lake Geneva and easy access to popular mountain resorts. The campus is an hour’s drive from Geneva airport, but also allows easy to access to drive or train to northern Italy.

For more information on courses and how to apply, download our flyer or visit the Cesar Ritz website.

For more information about College of HRSM international internships, contact:

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Christina Budd
International Internships Program Specialist
cbudd@mailbox.sc.edu
803-576-6015


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