Event Planning Career Diploma
Penn Foster College

Program Details

Becoming a skilled event planner requires specific industry knowledge and training. With our online Event Planner Career Diploma, students will cover a range of topics to prepare for a job in the industry.

Learners will build skills in areas such as:

  • Starting a business
  • Client services
  • Creating memorable events

And you’ll learn it all at home — on your schedule!
The Penn Foster Event Planner career training program will give you the relevant foundational knowledge and skills to prepare you to take the next steps toward a career in the field, or even starting your own event planning business. Through in-depth lessons, you’ll learn about interviewing clients, determining budgets and expectations, evaluating and booking venues, vendors, and accommodations, and more. Our Event Planning course online curriculum also provides business and self-employment guidance so you can equip yourself with the marketing, financial, and managerial skills that can help you to succeed.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

The DEAC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Penn Foster College is licensed by the Arizona State Board of Private Postsecondary Education.

Penn Foster College’s Veterinary Technician Associate Degree has full accreditation from the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) through their Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA).

The Penn Foster College Medical Assistant Associate Degree Program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

The American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT) has evaluated and recommended college credit for many Penn Foster College courses. Credits earned in Penn Foster College programs may transfer to some, but not all, learning institutions. Students who plan to continue their education with another school after earning a degree from Penn Foster College should check with that school regarding credit transfer policies.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Open Admission