Ohio University

Festivals, Events, and Entertainment Management

People at a festival
Program Code: CTFEMU

The Festivals, Events, and Entertainment Management (FEEM) Certificate Program addresses the growing demand for individuals who have the ability to effectively plan, organize and implement festivals, events and entertainment experiences in a wide variety of settings. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for human resource capacity in this field is expected to rise.

This certificate program is for all Ohio University students who are interested in planning sporting events, recreational festivals and events, hospitality and tourism festivals and events, and music festivals and events, community events, and a wide range of other festivals, event, and entertainment experiences.

The FEEM Certificate does not include an application process. During the MGT 3580 foundations course, students who want to pursue the FEEM Certificate will get assistance with declaring their specialization.

The Festivals, Events, and Entertainment Management (FEEM) Certificate requires a minimum of 15 hours with a minimum C- grade in certificate courses. Students are required to choose 1 of the following areas of specialization:

Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Track
Course Credits
MGT 3580 Foundations of Festivals, Events, and Entertainment Management 3
REC 3050 Planning and Operating Recreation Areas and Facilities 3
REC 3100 Recreation Programming 3
REC 3630 Festival and Special Events Operations 3
REC 4920 Practicum in Recreation and Leisure: FEEM Certificate 3

For more information, please contact:

Katherine Ann Jordan
kajordan1@ohio.edu

 

Restaurant, Hotel, and Tourism Track

 

Course Credits
MGT 3580 Foundations of Festivals, Events, and Entertainment Management 3
RHT 3410 Principles of Tourism 3
RHT 3600 Catering for the Hospitality Industry 3
RHT 3620 - Convention and Event Planning 3
CONS 4910 Field Work in Consumer Sciences: Career Technical Education 3

For more information about this program, please contact:

Donnie Brown
brownd14@ohio.edu

 

Sport Management Track
Course Credits
MGT 3580 Foundations of Festivals, Events, and Entertainment Management 3
SASM 3760 Sport Facility and Event Management 3
SASM 4010 Advanced Sport Event Management 3
SASM 4020 Advanced Sport Facility Management 3
SASM 4915 Sport Management Expedition: FEEM Certificate 3

For more information, please contact:

Christina Wright
wrightc3@ohio.edu

 

For more information, contact:

Katherine Ann Jordan
Program Coordinator
McCracken Hall 202
kajordan1@ohio.edu