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Event and Meeting Management Certificate

The certificate is designed for professionals who need MEEC (meeting, events, exposition, and convention) industry skills and knowledge and provides the necessary expertise to expand or change their career paths.

The benefits of this certificate provide professionals understand fundamentals of event planning and management and gain knowledge on planning, developing, and marketing in conventions, expositions, and trade shows. The courses for this certificate may be offered completely online.

This certificate requires four courses, and the completion time ranges from two semesters to four semesters depending on the number of courses a student takes.

Hospitality Management Program Office

CH 129
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St.
Marshall, MN 56258

Course Guidelines

Typical Course Requirements
SMSU Course Number Course Name Semester Credit Hours
HOSP 100 Introduction to Hospitality Management 3
HOSP 200 Foundations of Lodging Management 3
HOSP 310 Expositions and Events Management 3
HOSP 400 Sales & Convention Management 3
Total 12

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