ISTTE is an international organization of educators in travel, tourism, and related fields. We represent all levels of educational institutions from professional schools and high schools to four year colleges and graduate degree granting universities. Current membership is represented by travel and tourism educators in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Great Britain, Korea, China, Taiwan, and others.
ISTTE prides itself on the diverse qualifications of its members, who represent varied education and industry sectors such as Business Administration, Economics, Gaming Management, Geography, Hospitality Administration, Travel/Tourism Industry, Leisure Study, Marketing, Meetings & Conventions, Sociology of Tourism, and many more!
Institutional members receive the following additional benefits:
ACTIVE – $150.00 USD
An individual who is employed in the capacity of teacher, administrator, researcher by a degree, certificate, or diploma granting educational institution which offers travel and tourism courses.
ASSOCIATE - $175.00 USD
An individual who has an interest in enhancing the quality of travel and tourism education but does not meet the requirements for Active status.
GRADUATE STUDENT - $95.00 USD
Any full-time graduate student. Maximum of four consecutive years. Must not be a full-time educator.
INSTITUTIONAL - $400.00 USD
Any organization with up to three members. All must renew together.
EMERITUS - $75.00 USD
Any person who is a retired travel and tourism educator and has been a member of ISTTE for at least three years.
Membership is on calendar-year basis.