Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    May 26, 2018  
Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Meeting, Conference, and Event Planning Letter of Recognition: 815


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study

(R): 815

This sequence of three courses is designed for persons who wish to develop skills in meeting and event planning. To complete each course in this sequence, students need to demonstrate skills in the following areas: market research, advertising, accounting, food and beverage cost controls, meeting and event planning, and time management. A grade of C or better is required in each course in the sequence.

Program Requirements


All students should review the Advising Worksheet and consult an advisor.

Total Credit Hours: 9


Upon successful completion of this course of study, and application to the Admissions and Records Office, the letter of recognition in meeting, conference, and event planning will be issued by the chief enrollment services and financial aid officer.

Program Outcomes


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

  • Appreciate the complexity of the hospitality industry as a whole.
  • Explain general management theory as it applies to the hospitality industry and demonstrate skills in key aspects of meeting, conference, and event planning: market research, advertising, accounting, food and beverage cost controls, and time management.
  • Demonstrate an ability to work effectively as a member of a team, provide exemplary customer service, and perform responsibilities in an ethical manner.
  • Be sensitive to the importance of diversity in the hospitality industry.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs of Study