Events Management Certificate

Earn a certificate in events management

Enjoy a certificate program that provides a perfect combination of classroom learning and hands-on experiences.

The certificate in events management prepares you for a career in planning corporate and nonprofit meetings and events, as well as planning special events such as weddings, conferences, and festivals.

You'll explore elements of convention and meeting sales, international meeting planning, nonprofit meeting planning, special events planning, and sporting events management.


  • The certificate in events management is open to all IUPUI students, regardless of major, and can be pursued as a stand-alone degree or combined with an associate's or bachelor's degree.
  • In order to enroll in our certificate program, you must be admitted to IUPUI. If you are not currently admitted to IUPUI, you will need to meet the admission requirements established by IUPUI. For more information, visit

Certificate Requirements:

  • Complete a minimum of 18 credits in accordance with the specified curriculum.
  • Earn a minimum grade of C in each course.
  • Maintain a minimum 2.0 overall grade point average.
  • Tasting courses require students to be 21 or older.

U.S. Department of Education regulations require that we make certain information about this certificate program available to prospective and current students.


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