What is Event Management?
The event management segment of the hospitality industry is a new and exciting career
track. Event or Meeting Planners work in a variety of settings including sports, music,
political, and educational events in addition to special events like weddings and
What will you learn?
- You will learn how to design, plan, and execute successful events for any sized group.
- You will also get hands on experience in conducting needs analyses, budget preparation,
set-ups and assess events through participation in an on-site internship.
What is the job outlook?
- Employment of meeting, convention, and event planners is projected to grow faster
than average for all occupations.
- The median annual wage, according to The Bureau of Labor Statistics is $47,350 per year. This is dependent upon job location and responsibilities.