Considering an Online Event Management Certification?

Penn Foster Career School, the school below with the highest ranking, has proven itself as a leader in certifying students in event management to become successful event managers, event planners, management specialists, organizational management specialists, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 6,116,380 individuals employed as management employees in America, and their average annual salary is $102,900. Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed today .

Event Management Common Job Tasks
  • clearing dates
  • retaining caterers
  • keeping all parties notified of changes
Popular Journals & Magazines Event Management Organizations

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Travel and Tourism Specialist

Learn how to become a Travel and Tourism Specialist - at home, at your own pace, with Penn Foster Career School. The Penn Foster Career School Travel and Tourism Specialist distance-learning program can be your passport to an exciting future as a Travel and Tourism Specialist. Train quickly and conveniently and learn the skills you need to succeed. You'll learn: * How Travel and Tourism Specialists use Computerized Reservation Systems * The key tourist destinations throughout the world * About tour and vacation packages * How to start your own Travel and Tourism agency And you'll learn it all at home — no classroom needed

Event Coordinator & Management

Conferences, festivals, weddings, and trade shows all need highly skilled event coordinators. In order to succeed as an event coordinator or event planner, you need up-to-the minute project planning, staff management, and business skills. CDI's Event Coordinator and Management diploma program teaches you the key elements you need to manage budgets, understand contracts and negotiations, supervise staff and volunteers, and run an event smoothly from start to finish. Graduates of this program will be prepared to write key industry-recognized certification exams and will be prepared for employment as an event planning coordinator or self-employment career opportunities.

Event Management Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Event Management Schools (campus and online)

Harvard University
Total Programs 113
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 1st
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Total Programs 67
Number of Subjects 67
Rank in USA 12th
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Total Programs 215
Number of Subjects 164
Rank in USA 23rd
Haverford College
Total Programs 48
Number of Subjects 49
Rank in USA 54th
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Total Programs 63
Number of Subjects 60
Rank in USA 66th
Texas Tech University
Total Programs 183
Number of Subjects 154
Rank in USA 150th
Texas State University-San Marcos
Total Programs 164
Number of Subjects 152
Rank in USA 204th
University of Idaho
Total Programs 150
Number of Subjects 127
Rank in USA 243rd
Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science
Total Programs 35
Number of Subjects 41
Rank in USA 571st
Alabama A & M University
Total Programs 69
Number of Subjects 68
Rank in USA 651st
University of Maryland-College Park
Total Programs 182
Number of Subjects 133
Rank in USA 665th
Brigham Young University
Total Programs 217
Number of Subjects 160
Rank in USA 719th
Kansas State University
Total Programs 141
Number of Subjects 123
Rank in USA 875th
Southern Methodist University
Total Programs 127
Number of Subjects 108
Rank in USA 976th
SUNY at Albany
Total Programs 101
Number of Subjects 88
Rank in USA 980th
Saint Louis University-Main Campus
Total Programs 127
Number of Subjects 117
Rank in USA 1085th
California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
Total Programs 91
Number of Subjects 83
Rank in USA 1276th
Utah State University
Total Programs 173
Number of Subjects 127
Rank in USA 1283rd
North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Total Programs 167
Number of Subjects 136
Rank in USA 1427th
Savannah College of Art and Design
Total Programs 45
Number of Subjects 44
Rank in USA 1668th