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      • University of Rijeka
        Global Academic Partner
        Opatija, Croatia

    • The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (EI) is dedicated to providing academic institutions with the resources they need to prepare graduates for 21st century hospitality careers.  Post-secondary schools use EI textbooks in their hospitality management classes and enhance their course offerings with EI’s hospitality training resources created for industry professionals, giving students a professional edge as they begin their careers.  EI also works with schools to develop curriculum packages leading to industry-recognized academic credentials from EI in addition to the school’s own credentials.

      EI offers the following curriculum options:

      When you use hospitality management textbooks from EI, your students gain valuable knowledge that reflects the most current practices and trends in today's hospitality industry. They also have the opportunity to receive course completion certificates from EI.

      Academic institutions around the world turn to EI for industry-driven hospitality management content backed by globally-recognized and respected course credentials.  Our customers include colleges and universities in the United States and Canada, as well as our Global Academic Partner (GAP) schools in nearly 50 countries. 

      No other educational source offers this tangible industry connection—a stamp of approval from a respected hospitality association that represents more than 10,000 lodging properties worldwide. These academic certificates are also backed by 60 years of EI's experience in providing materials to educate hospitality students and professionals around the world!

      Click here to browse textbook titles OR Download a copy of the Academic Catalog for additional information.

      Hospitality Educator Certification

      Earn the only professional certification for post-secondary hospitality educators - the highly respected Certified Hospitality Educator (CHE).

      EI also offers professional certification programs for all levels of hospitality. Click here to learn more.