Do you have a passion for designing and managing events? Do you want to learn how to help businesses manage their day-to-day operations and the services they provide? Adding an Events and Services certificate to your major at the University of Central Missouri is a great way to follow your passion and become a leader in the fast-paced event and services industry.
Our Events and Services undergraduate certificate is designed for students who want to pursue a career managing a wide variety of events and services — including fairs, festivals, entertainment and sporting events, meetings and small business events. Over the course of the undergraduate certificate program, you’ll gain a fundamental understanding of marketing, creative problem-solving and persuasion to complement your bachelor’s degree.
A high-quality and accessible certificate program
Thanks to our combination of online and on-campus class options, you can earn your Events and Services certificate on your terms. Create a schedule and learning environment that best fits your needs and supports your goals.
Award-winning and experienced faculty
Online class options
Top-ranked business school
Experience a career-driven, hands-on education as you earn your Events and Services certificate at the University of Central Missouri. We believe that great learning happens both inside and outside the classroom. That’s why our undergraduate classes include projects where you’ll work with real organizations to make their services exceptional while gaining on-the-job experience.
In addition to core classes in Professional Sales, Services Marketing and Events Management, you can choose between the two following classes to tailor your educational experience to your professional interest:
Combine our Events and Services certificate coursework with your undergraduate degree program for even more experiential learning and professional development opportunities.
Earning an undergraduate certificate in Events and Services from UCM prepares you for a variety of exciting and growing careers with established companies or as an entrepreneur, such as:
Regardless of where you end up in your career, our Events and Services certificate will help you be an agile thinker who can plan and manage events effectively, as well as build lasting professional relationships. The skills you learn here will help you for the rest of your career.
Exciting careers with a certificate in Events and Services
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We believe that nothing should get in the way of your career goals, especially not the cost of your education. That’s why the University of Central Missouri provides you with a variety of options to help finance your undergraduate education. In fact, LendEDU recognizes UCM as a top-ranked university for low student debt.
In addition to university-wide scholarships and grants, you may qualify for scholarships through your major field of study. Visit your major’s program page to learn more about the scholarships available to undergraduates in your bachelor’s degree program. You can learn more about program-specific scholarships at the UCM Scholarship Finder.
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