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Travel, Exposition and Meeting Management

Are you an outgoing person who enjoys working with a wide variety of personalities? Are you a detail-oriented person who has a skill for organizing people and activities?

Richland College’s Travel, Exposition and Meeting Management (TEMM) program provides a dynamic, practical education in this exciting career field. For Spring 2018, look for meeting and event planning courses in the online catalog under the new name of Hospitality, Exhibition and Event Management (HEEM).

Our program is taught by working industry professionals who are enthusiastic about their jobs inside and outside of the classroom. Your future career will get off to an excellent start with the wealth of networking opportunities available in the north Texas area, a major travel and hospitality hub.

Why is This a Good Career Bet?


According to the World Travel and Tourism Council, the hospitality and tourism industry provides one in 11 jobs globally, accounting for about a tenth of total gross domestic product (GDP). The DFW area is one of the top convention locations in the U.S., so skilled meeting and event planners are in high demand.

CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase of 24 percent for meeting, convention and event planners in Texas over the next decade. 

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Travel, Exposition and Meeting Management Degree and Certificate Options

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