Learn how to apply business and creative skills to plan personal or corporate events such as conferences, ceremonies, weddings, formal parties, concerts, or conventions.
The Event Planning Management Certificate program combines business, merchandising and marketing, communication skills and real life experience to help students gain the leadership and management skills needed to plan special events.
Graduates of the program will be able to:
- Develop their own event vision to create events
- Create a budget, manage vendor contracts, and understand risk management in events
- Develop the communication skills necessary to present themselves and market their events.
Students must demonstrate Algebra I competency before taking courses in the major. Algebra I competency may be verified with a passing score on the College’s placement test or by completing the appropriate class.