Event Management

Event Management

Event Management (BBA)

SUNY Delhi offers one of the oldest and most acclaimed Tourism and Hospitality programs in New York State. While learning theory in the classroom, you'll put your knowledge to use and hone your skills planning and executing on-campus banquets in the college's conference facility.

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Event Management program prepares you to become a leader in the hospitality industry with a blend of liberal arts, general business theory, and hospitality management theory.

Program Highlights

  • Small classes and labs for individual attention
  • Graduate with professional experience
  • Opportunity to work at Walt Disney World while earning college credit
  • Join a student chapter of a professional network for travel opportunities and professional connections through:
    • Meeting Professionals International
    • Club Managers Association of America
    • International Food Service Executives Association

Career Opportunities

  • Banquet manager
  • Hotel sales manager
  • Wedding planner
  • Event production manager
  • Convention center manager
  • Corporate meeting planner
  • Travel coordinator
  • Business owner

Recommended Admission Requirements

  • First-Year Students - 75 High School GPA with a Regents Diploma;
    SAT scores with a combined reading/writing and math score of 980 or a composite ACT score of 19
  • Completed Coursework in Algebra and Geometry

  • Transfer Students - 2.3 Cumulative Transfer GPA

Curriculum

  • SUNY Curriculum Code: 0680