Event Planning

Schoolcraft College Continuing Education and Professional Development Department has partnered with Christopher & Company to offer a certificate in Event Planning. To qualify for the certificate, students must successfully complete four required courses:

  • CES2 1584 Introduction to Event Planning (offered Winter)
  • CES2 1517 Wedding Planning: Creating the Memories of a Lifetime (offered Winter)
  • CES2 1589 Special Event Design and Décor (offered Spring)
  • CES2 1616 Event Planning Practical Experience (offered Spring or Summer)

The courses are designed to accommodate all levels of education and experience, from entry level students to individuals in the event planning industry. Our instructors work hands-on with you throughout; sharing their knowledge, experience, and skills to help you develop event planning expertise. Many of our students have had success in the industry after earning this certificate.

Successful completion in CES2 1584, CES2 1517 and CES2 1589 are required for enrollment in CES2 1616 Event Planning Practical Experience.

We also offer Event Planning classes that are NOT part of the certificate including, but not limited to:

Event Planning Class Offerings


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