Program description

Event planning as a profession is rapidly growing, and with the expansion of Northeast Ohio’s hospitality industry, the demand for event planners is high. The recent opening of new hotels, restaurants and businesses have created event-planning roles that require specialized skills. In addition, planners are essential to corporations and nonprofit organizations. 

Corporate College’s event-planning courses allow you to gain the skills to enter the hospitality industry, or expand your existing career, by earning a certificate in our fast-track program.

The program:

  • Educates participants in the fundamentals and practical knowledge of event planning.
  • Provides you with the skills necessary for developing, planning, marketing and executing a successful event.
  • Explains 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.

Please visit our website here for more event planning and hospitality industry solutions course offerings.

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 216-987-6000, option 1.

Upon completion students receive

Certificate of completion

Related programs/training

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