Event & Meeting Planning Certificates

Certificate Requirements

The Event & Meeting Planning certificate is comprised of 14 courses that can be completed in two semesters. Students interested in the specialized fast track certificates of completion may enroll in three areas of study: Event Management, Corporate and Association Events and Special Events. Students who complete all five class meetings receive 35 hours of Continuing Education Units which can be used towards CMP Exam Requirements. Courses may be taken individually or as part of a certificate program.

 

Event & Meeting Planning Certificate

14 Courses | 9.8 CEU | Cost: $4,960

  • MTGP 9018: Fundamentals of Event & Meeting Planning
  • MTGP 9026: Event & Meeting Marketing
  • MTGP 9030: Food & Beverage Management
  • MTGP 9045: Music & Entertainment Management
  • MTGP 9017: Special Event: Wedding Planning
  • MTGP 9022: Dollars & Sense: Budgets, Accounting, & Financial Management for the Event Manager
  • MTGP 9102: Contracts, Insurance & Liability: Mastering the Maze
  • MTGP 9037: Corporate Meeting Planning
  • MTGP 9019: Audio/Visual Basics
  • MTGP 9048: Fundamentals of Negotiation
  • MTGP 9029: Site Selection
  • MTGP 9031: On-Site Management
  • MTGP 9049: Event Sponsorship
  • MTGP 9052: Managing Murphy's Law

Special Events Certificate

Five Courses | 3.5 CEU | Cost: $1,675

  • MTGP 9018: Fundamentals of Event & Meeting Planning
  • MTGP 9026: Event & Meeting Marketing
  • MTGP 9030: Food & Beverage Management
  • MTGP 9045: Music & Entertainment Management
  • MTGP 9017: Special Event: Wedding Planning

Event Management Certificate

Five Courses | 3.5 CEU | Cost: $1,675

  • MTGP 9048: Fundamentals of Negotiation
  • MTGP 9029: Site Selection
  • MTGP 9031: On-Site Management
  • MTGP 9049: Event Sponsorship
  • MTGP 9052: Managing Murphy's Law

Corporate & Association Events Certificate

Five Courses | 3.5 CEU | Cost: $1,675

  • MTGP 9018: Fundamentals of Event & Meeting Planning
  • MTGP 9022: Dollars & Sense: Budgets, Accounting, & Financial Management for the Event Manager
  • MTGP 9102: Contracts, Insurance & Liability: Mastering the Maze
  • MTGP 9037: Corporate Meeting Planning
  • MTGP 9019: Audio/Visual Basics

 


Certificate of Completion

Participants may complete program requirements and receive a certificate of completion, or attend only those classes that are of particular interest. To begin the program, simply register for courses. A certificate of completion is awarded upon successful completion of required courses.

Note: Participants who are interested in completing all three tracks certificates can do so by taking all classes required to complete those tracks.


Certificate of Completion Request

Once you have completed the necessary coursework, submit the Certificate of Completion Request Form:


Online Certificate

Find out about our Online Certificate in Event & Meeting Planning.