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Career Area: Business, Management and Administration
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-109-6
Offered Completely Online
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
Credit Program
Average Annual Tuition: $4230
Event managers/staff

Event Management Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Conference Manager
Marketing and Special Event Manager
Convention Sales Manager
Meeting Coordinator
Director of Educational Programs

Average Median Wage


Event Management Programs

The Event Planning program is designed to prepare students for highly responsible positions in the convention, conference and meeting planning industry. Develop negotiation, decision-making, problem-solving and communication skills. Learn about contract law, facilities, financial management and related areas of convention, conference and meeting management. Major responsibilities of those employed in the meeting and event management industry include: On-site Management, Marketing, Client and Vendor Relations, Contracts and Risk Management, Program Development, Budgeting, Coordination of Logistics, Graduates may be employed by: professional associations, corporations, conference centers, hotels, resorts and special event venues.

Event Management Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Fox Valley Event Management at Fox Valley
Madison College Event Management at Madison College
Milwaukee Area Event Management at Milwaukee Area
Northeast Event Management at Northeast