Event and Convention Management

Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2994)

Prepares students for careers in the events industry within social, corporate, and convention settings. Students will gain skills in planning, operations management, and marketing.

Program Student Learning Outcome

  • Student will complete a series of activities allowing them to research, plan, and analyze the success of a business event.
Program Requirements
HTM 150INTRODUCTION TO HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT3
EVNT 154INTRODUCTION TO EVENT AND CONVENTION PLANNING3
EVNT 155EVENT MARKETING3
EVNT 157CORPORATE EVENT PROJECT MANAGEMENT3
CIS 101INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS4
BUS 290WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS I2-4
Select one of the following:
ACCT 7BASIC BUSINESS BOOKKEEPING3-4
or ACCT 101 PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I
or ACCT 153 HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING
Select one of the following:
LDR 150LEADERSHIP AND SUPERVISION3
or BUS 152 HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS
or HTM 156 RESTAURANT AND FOOD SERVICE MANAGEMENT
Total Units24-27

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.