Tourism, Conventions, and Events Management

School of Health and Human Sciences

Bachelor of Science
Indiana University Degree

Overview

Whether you’re looking to be part of the fast-paced event tourism industry or to gain the skills needed to advance in tourism, event, and hospitality, our Tourism, Convention, and Event Management (TCEM) major is the starting point to launch your dream career. In this undergraduate program, you’ll study event management in and out of the classroom, run an event, and get hands-on experience working with businesses through extracurricular programs and internships. And, the curriculum includes completing a business foundations certificate, opportunities for studying abroad and coaches professional skills to help you land your first job. With this degree, you’ll be primed to work in event management, hospitality, or tourism. And, there are hundreds of career possibilities to pursue, from directing corporate events to overseeing music festivals or managing a hotel. The industry is full of opportunities for TCEM graduates.

Explore Careers With This Program

Customer Service Representatives

Possible paths to this career:

Customer service representatives interact with customers to handle complaints, process orders, and provide information about an organization’s products and services.

Lodging Managers

Possible paths to this career:

Lodging managers ensure that guests on vacation or business travel have a pleasant experience at a hotel, motel, or other types of establishment with accommodations. They also ensure that the establishment is run efficiently and profitably.

Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Possible paths to this career:

Meeting, convention, and event planners coordinate all aspects of events and professional meetings. They arrange meeting locations, transportation, and other details.