Seneca College

Tourism - Services Management - Meeting, Conventions & Events Specialization

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Program Information

School:Seneca College
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations
Description:Meeting, Convention and Conference planners see the “big picture” when it comes to planning and organizing events. Whether it’s an executive conference or a dream wedding, this program will provide you the tools to deliver flawless events. From negotiating with vendors to designing the perfect marketing plan, you will gain the skills to run the show. Your career can begin as an event planner, conference and conventional planner, meeting planner, wedding planner, program planner for incentive travel, trade show planner, corporate marketing events specialist, cultural event planner, festivals planner, special events planner, and sports events planner.

During the second semester, you’ll have the opportunity to apply for admission to the co-op option. Co-op provides you with the opportunity to secure a paid work term between semesters three and four. It also allows you to benefit from a combination of classroom learning and real-world experience. Please note that you will have a shared responsibility for securing employment opportunities and must meet co-op entrance requirements in order to be considered (see Student Advisor or Co-op Co-ordinator for details). Co-op tourism related positions may be in travel operations, hotel services, sales, retail, event and trade shows, promotional activities, and exceptional customer service positions, among others.
URL:Tourism - Services Management - Meeting, Conventions & Events Specialization at Seneca College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,818
International: $15,003
Careers:Travel CounsellorsAirline Sales and Service AgentsHotel Front Desk Clerks

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 50] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0]

International students whose first language is not English must fulfill an English Proficiency requirement in order to qualify for application. English Proficiency requirements are as follows for consideration: A minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 80 (internet based with no test below 20) - TOEFL code 9212, OR Academic IELTS with an overall minimum score of 6.0 (with no single test score below 5.5), OR CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment) with an overall band score of 50

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 04, 2018