Program description

Event planning as a profession is rapidly growing and, with the growth of Northeast Ohio’s hospitality industry, the demand for event planners is high.  The recent opening of new hotels, restaurants and businesses have these growing businesses struggling to fill event planning roles that require certain specialized skills. In addition to the social market, planners are essential to corporations and non-profit organizations and many times, their employees are often tasked with planning events for their company, even if it’s not part of their skill set.  Corporate College’s event planning courses offers you the opportunity to expand your expertise and gain the knowledge/skills to enter or grow in the Hospitality Industry and gain a certificate in our fast track program.

The program is designed to:

  • Educate participants in the fundamentals and practical knowledge of event planning
  • Provide you with the skills necessary for developing, planning, marketing and executing a successful event 
  • Explain how to advance your event planning career, including guidelines for career pathways and options that are available and steps to take to begin your own business

Other important information

This program is classroom-based and offers interactive instruction with hands-on creative activities, brainstorming sessions, volunteer opportunities and guest lecturers from the top hospitality professionals in the area.

Program Cost

Visit the Corporate College website here for pricing.

Financial aid eligibility

This program is not Federal Financial Aid/Pell Eligible.

Scholarships, payment plans, and other financial aid options may be available.  For more information, call 216-987-3075, option #1.

Upon completion students receive

Certificate of Completion

Related Programs/Training

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