Minor in Event Management Hero Image

Organize and manage momentous and successful gatherings.

Event management is a multi-billion dollar industry that includes conferences, meetings, weddings, trade shows and sport tournaments hosted all over the world. The event management minor places emphasis on this fast-growing field, providing the knowledge and skills students need to succeed.

Program Highlights

The minor is open to all majors.

Program Requirements

The HSBM department does not currently provide an event management major. Students enrolled in the HRIM, HSIM, and SPTM majors may count up to 6 credits of required courses that overlap with their respective majors.

Required Courses (9 credits)

HOSP180 Introduction to Hospitality
HOSP215 Meeting & Conference Management
SPTM 418 Sport Event & Facility Management

Electives (9 credits)

Choose 3 courses from:

HOSP214 Issues in Tourism Management
HOSP217 Catering Management
HOSP315 Special Event & Wedding Planning
SPTM313 Management of Sport Information
SPTM 315 Legal Aspects of Sport Management, ACCT352 Law and Social Issues in Business or HOSP482 Law of Innkeeping
HOSP316 Cross Cultural Etiquette and Protocol
SPTM318/HOSP318 International Sport & Tourism
HOSP346 Travel Internet Marketing
HOSP355 Ecotourism Entrepreneurship
HOSP364 Event and Meeting Management Practicum
SPTM420/HOSP420 Sport Event Practicum

Admissions Information

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