Meetings and Events Management, Minor

Offered in: Chicago

CATALOG:  Minor in Meetings & Events Management

A minor in Meetings and Events Management is available to non-Hospitality majors only, such as Business or Integrated Marketing Communication.  Meeting and event management professionals are often found in public relations, marketing, education, membership and fundraising departments.  Any major that can accommodate the requirements below is welcome to declare this minor.

Students interested in this minor should consult with the School of Hospitality & Tourism Management regarding the rotation of classes.  It typically takes three semesters to complete this sequence.

Requirements

Six courses (18 credit hours) are required for the minor in Meeting & Events Management per the list below. Transfer students must complete at least four of these courses (12 credit hours) at Roosevelt.

Prerequisite
INTRODUCTION TO THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY (Prerequisite course. Can be waived.)
Core Courses
HOSM 231INTRODUCTION TO MEETING AND EVENT MANAGEMENT3
HOSM 315APPLICATIONS & TECHNIQUES OF MEETING & EVENT MANAGEMENT3
HOSM 317ISSUES & TRENDS IN MEETING & EVENT MANAGEMENT3
Electives (choose 3)9
HOSPITALITY FACILITIES MARKETING, SALES, AND SERVICE
EXHIBITION MANAGEMENT
SPECIAL EVENTS
DESTINATION MARKETING
DESTINATION CHICAGO: MANAGING GROUP TOURS
Total Credit Hours18