Events Management Minor

Earn a minor in events management

Regardless of what your dream career is, an understanding of managing successful events will benefit you both during your professional and personal life.

With a minor in events management, you’ll create opportunities to manage corporate, nonprofit, social, cultural, and sports events. You’ll learn how to create, manage, and execute an event from a designed concept, as well as the basics of event budgeting, site selection, marketing, staffing, and risk management.

Take advantage of this academic program and discover the details of planning special events, such as fundraisers, corporate retreats, sports, weddings, and more.

In three years or fewer, depending on your schedule and courses offered, you can earn this credential. 


  • The events management minor is open to current students, except tourism, conventions, and event management majors, and can be combined with any associate’s or bachelor’s degree.
  • In order to enroll in this minor, you must already be admitted. If you are not currently admitted, you will need to meet the admission requirements. For more information, visit IU Indianapolis admissions.

Minor requirements

  • Complete a minimum of 15 credits in accordance with the specified curriculum.
  • Earn a minimum grade of C in each course.
  • Maintain a minimum 2.0 overall grade point average.


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If you want more information about admission to our programs, visit our undergraduate admissions page.