Vatel offers a unique hospitality education focused on American management. The quality of education combined with the unique internships opportunities in some of the most luxurious hotels in the world make Vatel a stepping stone for a brilliant international career.
One of America's most family-friendly cities, San Diego is a vacationer's paradise, with year-round temperatures in the seventies and near-constant sunshine. Sunbathers and surfers are guaranteed to find their perfect beach, and foodies find delights in artisanal breweries, local bistros, and gourmet restaurants.
From the Broadway excitement of La Jolla Playhouse to the European feel of Little Italy to the nouveau-chic of the Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego has something for everyone.
All of our programs are nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) and are offered in partnership with California International Business University (CIBU). CIBU is a private, nonprofit university.
Our mission at Vatel is to educate the next generation of managers and leaders for the world’s largest and most vibrant industry. We achieve our mission through a commitment to excellence in teaching, strong collaborations with hospitality industry leaders, real practical experiences and invaluable international exposure.
Students progress through every program in cohorts with courses tailored to their group. The cohort structure ensures that students get the classes they need to graduate on-time.
Our faculty members are experts in management education and strive to prepare our students for a successful career in international hospitality management.
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