Event Management, B.S.

The BS in Event Management provides individuals with the theoretical and practical tools to be successful in the event industry. Graduates will emerge with a broad skill set to successfully plan and manage small to large-scale events from inception to implementation, including meetings, conventions, special events, and large public events in roles across private, public and not-for-profit organizations. Following industry standards, students learn all aspects of event management, including strategic planning, communication, risk management, customer service, marketing, finance and logistics. The event management degree incorporates core curriculum from both the hospitality management and communication programs as well as core business classes that makes it a well-rounded business degree. Students will be provided multiple opportunities to interact and network with industry partners on in-class projects, real-world events, and internships where coursework can be applied to real-world experiences.

Matriculation Requirements

ACC 2110Principles of Accounting I3
Complete one of the following: 1
Business Computer Proficiency
Spreadsheet Applications
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MGMT 2340Business Statistics I3
MKTG 2390Professional Business Presentations3
MKTG 220GWritten Business Communication GI WE3