Event Management

The Event Management track offers an opportunity to explore and prepare for employment in areas such as social events, corporate and marketing events, festivals, meetings/conventions and trade shows. The curriculum was designed for individuals with a specific interest in a career, as a corporate or independent event planner.

See the Event Management track sheet.

Program at a glance

  • Ranked the #6 program in the US by QS World University Rankings
  • We have the most graduates earning the highest starting salaries compared to any other Florida State University hospitality program
  • State of the Art Facilities  
  • Opportunity to take part in the South Beach Wine & Food Festival SOBEWFF®
    • A national, star-studded, five-day destination event showcasing the talents of the world’s most renowned wine and spirits producers, chefs, and culinary personalities.

Event Management careers

  • Special Event Manager
  • Meeting Marketing Manager
  • Tradeshow Manager
  • Exhibit Manager
  • Hotel Convention Sales Manager
  • Catering Sales Manager
  • Conference Sales Manager
  • Banquet Set-Up Manager
  • Audio Visual Sales Manager
  • Corporate Events Management
  • Event Manager
  • Catering Manager
  • Entertainment Manager
  • Group Business Manager
  • Convention Sales
  • Manager Wedding Planner

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