Event Planning Career Diploma

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Learn the skills you need for a career as an Event Planner – at home, at your own pace with Penn Foster.

Start training to become a professional event planner with the Penn Foster College Event Planning Career Diploma Program. Study at your own pace, when and where you want, and step toward a new career in a matter of just months. Learn how to budget and organize various types of events and the business fundamentals behind the scenes to support your event planning business.

Why Become an Event Planner? 

Earning your Penn Foster Event Planning Career Diploma can open the door to career opportunities in an excited field. Make a living arranging events such as parties, weddings, receptions, trade shows, and conferences, with the option to work for an established company or build your own business. In addition, the event planning industry is expected to grow 8% through 2029 and add 10,800 jobs with the average annual salary of $50,600.1 

Where Can I Work as an Event Planner? 

Our online event planning training can help you prepare to work in a variety of settings or start your own business. Many event planners work on-site for convention centers, hotels, and other hospitality businesses, and they spend their time between the office and event locations. This program also provides you with the knowledge and skills to develop your own client and vendor relationships to build an independent business. 

And you’ll learn it all at home – no classroom needed! Penn Foster’s Event Planner Diploma program can help you acquire all the skills you need to become a professional Even Planner!



Why Choose Penn Foster?



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  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/meeting-convention-and-event-planners.htm(visited October 25, 2020).