Business Software Essentials for Event Professionals


Area of Study: Business

Program number: 9010610CER


Event Professionals are highly organized and productive as well as knowledgeable about event planning. Give yourself that extra boost in job interviews and in your job. Hone your business software skills to get the job done quickly and efficiently.  

The Business Software Essentials for Event Professionals certificate at Madison College is perfect for you to broaden your business software skills that are essential to being successful.  Don’t miss out on the opportunity to expand your skills.  Be more competitive in the job market as well as more effective as an event professional.

Program Details

Students in the Business Software Essentials for Event Professionals certificate can attend full or part time.

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Business Software Essentials for Event Professionals certificate classes may be offered at these Madison College campuses:

  • Madison - Truax

All courses for this program are offered online and in person.


To Apply

View the admission requirements for application deadlines, materials and requirements.

  • Review the admission checklist to learn how to apply to a program or certificate at Madison College.
  • Attend an Academic Information Session to get started in the admission process.
  • Visit MATC to learn more about the Madison College experience including campus tours and program open houses.

After Acceptance

Once you are admitted into your program, review the Start of Semester Checklist to prepare for your first day of classes at MATC. 


Contact the Enrollment Center at or (608) 246-6210.


Prospective program students, the information below reflects the basic requirements for students admitted for the 2019-2020 academic year. To learn more about Madison College, visit us.

Current program students (including newly admitted), go directly to your Degree Progress Report (also referred to as an Advising Report or Academic Requirements) to view:

  • Progress toward your specific requirements
  • Alternative (in lieu of) courses to meet specific requirements

If you have questions after reviewing your report, please see Advising Services.


After successful completion of the Business Software Essentials for Event Professionals certificate, you will be prepared for work as an:

  • Event Technology Specialist
  • Event Technology Coordinator
  • Event Coordinator

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Flexible Learning Options

Out-of-state students can complete the Event Professionals certificate completely online without paying out-of-state tuition.