About Our Travel School


As a long-time leader in travel education and job placement, we are uniquely experienced in delivering quality education with unlimited employment opportunities. Our programs include a comprehensive introduction to the travel industry, with an emphasis on flight attendant, travel agent, cruise line and airport employment. The Travel Academy will provide you with complete, up-to-date knowledge and the skills to launch an exciting and rewarding career with opportunities that span the globe.


1230 Eagan Industrial Rd. Suite 115
Eagan, MN 55121

General Information

The Travel Academy is a proprietary school in compliance with the requirements of the Federal Trade Commission. We opened our doors in 1984 and became one of the first schools dedicated solely to the travel industry. Our successful program incorporates travel industry training with a hands-on, interactive approach for travel industry employment-plus we work with you until you are hired!


Monday-Friday | 8:00 AM–5:30 PM Central Time

The Travel Academy is licensed as a private career school with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota statutes, sections 136A.821 to 136A.832. Licensure is not an endorsement of the institution. The Travel Academy does not accept credits from prior training. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.

Minnesota Office of Higher Education
1450 Energy Park Dr., Suite 350
St. Paul, MN 55108

Our main office consists of a receptionist area, four employee offices, back office area, and storage. In addition, there are six separate classroom training areas that can accommodate up to 24 students per class with an instructor desk. The Travel Academy’s facility is approximately 4,000 square feet and contains the following equipment:

  • 96 computers with high speed internet access that provide:
    • – Worldspan- the reservation system for airlines, car rentals, and hotels
    • – Viasinc- a system that emulates airline reservation systems such as SABRE, APOLLO, and AMADEUS
  • 6 overhead projectors
  • 6 DVD players & 3 televisions
  • Various travel reference books: Hotel, cruises, tours, and brochures on various destinations, travel planners
  • 8 HP laser printers
Cody O.
Flight Attendant

So far my experience at The Travel Academy has been absolutely amazing. The knowledge of the instructors combined with the hands-on experience has been amazing and helped me to retain an abundance of information. Not only has the experience at the school been great, but the friends I have made will last a lifetime! I would recommend The Travel Academy to anyone looking to get into the travel industry!