Hospitality Management: Meeting, Event, and Exhibition Management, Certificate

Certificate
Campuses: Annandale

The curriculum is designed for individuals seeking careers in the growing field of meeting management and to develop and update the skills of those presently employed in the field. Career opportunities exist in the 2,500 professional and trade associations in the metropolitan Washington region, as well as in the numerous multi-management companies serving the association market.

Course Curriculum

Below is a table that shows the courses needed to satisfy this program. Please speak with an advisor to ensure you meet your program requirements.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
GEO 210 People and the Land: An Introduction to Cultural Geography 3
HRI 103 Introduction to Meeting Planning 3
Choose One
HRI 190 Internship in Meeting Planning 2
HRI/TRV Elective
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
1 Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3
Total 15
2nd Semester
HRI 104 Introduction to Association Management 3
HRI 229 Principles of Meeting Planning 3
HRI 230 Exhibition Management 3
HRI 235 Marketing of Hospitality Services 3
Choose One
HRI 275 Hospitality Law 3
BUS 241 Business Law I
Total 15
Total credits for the Certificate = 30
One Year Credits
1st Semester
ENG
111
3
GEO
210
3
HRI
103
3
Choose One
Internship in Meeting Planning
HRI
190
2
Elective
HRI/TRV
SDV
100
1
Social/Behavioral Science Elective
1
3
Total 15
2nd Semester
HRI
104
3
HRI
229
3
HRI
230
3
HRI
235
3
Choose One
HRI
275
3
BUS
241
Total 15
Total credits for the Certificate = 30

1 See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives.