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Academic Year: 2021-2022

Event Management Associate Degree

Program Code 101096

Event management is a fast paced, challenging and rewarding profession. Employment is across industry sectors, such as manufacturing, non-profit, hospitality, information technology, healthcare, retail, or government. Students learn invaluable skills in planning successful meetings and events, marketing through social media, contracts, negotiation, project management, partnership development, fundraising and so much more! As a graduate of the Event Management program you will be prepared for employment as a meeting and travel planner, event manager, sporting event manager, wedding planner, meeting services manager, event marketing coordinator, festival event manager, fundraising coordinator, conference and tradeshow planner, and catering coordinator.

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This program is offered at:

Green Bay

Follow Your Path

All credits from the following certificate(s) apply toward this associate degree:

Customer Service, 901049

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Completed application.
  • High school transcript or equivalent. For a list of equivalents, go to www.nwtc.edu/gettingstarted.
  • To be admitted to this program, learners must achieve a prior cumulative high school or college grade point average of 2.6 or higher OR a satisfactory academic skills assessment score. College grade point average must be based on 15 credits or more. To learn more about starting this program, please contact an academic advisor at (920) 498-5444 or (888) 385-6982.
Curriculum
Curriculum: Students following the study plan below will complete the Event Management associate degree in the number of semesters shown.
First Semester
Semester Total
16
Second Semester
Semester Total
15
Third Semester
Semester Total
15
Fourth Semester
Semester Total
15
Total Credits
61

Curriculum Note: The credit for 10-890-101, College 101 is an Institutional Requirement for graduation. Consequently, it is not part of the program requirements, but must be passed with a C or better.

Course Descriptions