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  Nov 17, 2017
 
Montgomery College 2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Meeting, Conference, and Event Planning Certificate


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This program of study is designed for individuals working in the hospitality or related industry who wish to enhance their college degree in the field of meeting, conference, and event planning. The certificate focuses on all major aspects involved with planning a meeting, conference, or event, including courses in catering and banquets, food and beverage cost control, lodging and food service law, and sales and advertising of lodging and food services.

Total Credit Hours: 22


Program Outcomes


Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:

  • Describe the complexity of the hospitality industry as a whole.
  • Explain general management theory as it applies to hospitality management.
  • Manage all major aspects of meeting, conference, or event planning, including catering and banquets, food and beverage cost control, lodging and food service law, and sales and advertising.
  • Demonstrate an ability to work effectively as a member of a team, provide exemplary customer service, and perform responsibilities in an ethical manner.
  • Explain the importance of diversity in the hospitality industry.

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