The School of Hospitality, Tourism, and Human Services is a cluster of programs that prepare students to pursue a variety of career pathways in culinary arts, early childhood education and cosmetology. The service industry is the mainstay of a 21st century society. In this diverse job family, workers place people and their needs first. Students will learn the effective management and planning of educational, culinary and beauty services, as well as safety, nutrition, health and human development. The unique nature of these programs brings out the entrepreneur in those who study them and, at some point in time, self-employment is one of the many career paths that can be pursued.