dcsimg

Meeting And Convention Planners picture    Meeting And Convention Planners image

Fast Facts for Meeting Planners in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Orlando, Jacksonville and Tampa
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sarasota, Cape Coral and Palm Bay
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Orlando, Tampa and Fort Lauderdale

Salaries for Meeting Planners in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Tallahassee, Deltona and Fort Lauderdale

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab. .
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.
 
Results:  9
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • AAS in Business Administration - Meeting and Event Planning
  • AAS in Business Administration - Hospitality Management
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
Programs
  • Associate of Arts in Hospitality

Since 1977, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.  Our student-centered approach remains at the foundation of the Keiser University mission and continues to attract students who prefer a more personal learning experience. 

camnpus icon
Fort Myers
Request Info
Programs
  • Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management

Purdue University offers a strong foundation of tradition and history, an environment of intellectual curiosity and discovery, and a supportive, student-centered approach to learning. Founded in 1869 as a land-grant school, the University is known today for its prolific faculty as well as a record of distinguished research and achievement in aerospace, engineering, technology, science, and math. Our goal is to educate and develop men and women of personal integrity and scholarly excellence.

Programs
  • BA Service Management - Restaurant Enterprise Management Specialization
  • BA Service Management - Hospitality Enterprise Specialization
  • Become the leader you know you can be @ Ashford University
  • Apply Now! Classes Start Every Tuesday!
Programs
  • MS Organizational Leadership
Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University. We offer certificates, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in over 100 programs in a wide variety of subjects.
Programs
  • Project Management
  • Features a community service program for students, called the Ambassador Program.
  • Offers several programs in healthcare, criminal justice, broadcasting, business administration and more.
  • Features an online system called MyPortal that allows students to check their schedule, grades, calculate their GPA, and more.
  • Has 5 Florida campuses located in Fort Lauderdale, Gainesville, Miami, Hollywood, and Altamonte Springs, with online options.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
camnpus icon
Fort Lauderdale
Request Info
Programs
  • Master of Public Administration in Non-profit & Faith Based Organizations
  • Available business concentrations include Accounting, Economics, General Management, Marketing, and Human Resource Management.
  • Ranked among the Best Online MBA and Online Graduate Business Programs in 2016 by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Programmatic accreditation provided by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
  • Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
Programs
  • Organizational Leadership (M.S.)

Brenau Adult and Graduate Studies: Designed with You in Mind

If you are a busy, working adult, Brenau offers professionally focused undergraduate and graduate degrees and professional certification programs in flexible, convenient formats that meet your goals and fit your schedule. Brenau has a rich history of 135 years, with more than 35 years of experience in delivering programs for adults. As a Brenau student, you can schedule your classes in a format that is convenient to you. Many of our programs can be completed 100% online.

camnpus icon
Jacksonville
Request Info
Programs
  • Graduate Certificate in Non-Profit Management
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News and World Report in 2015.
  • Founded in 1890, it has a campus in Waterbury, CT and offers online degree program in eight-week modules, six times a year.
  • About 800 students are enrolled at the main campus, and about half of them commute.
  • Online courses help make it possible for students to earn a bachelor’s degree in as little as 24 months and a master’s degree in 12-18 months.

More Florida Meeting Planners Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Miami
Doctorate
8,733
Daytona Beach
Masters
3,434
Cocoa
Associate
14,496
Fort Lauderdale
Associate
31,730
Ocala
Associate
6,210
Casselberry
Associate
104
Gainesville
Bachelor
217
Miami
Bachelor
278
Daytona Beach
Bachelor
13,675
Jacksonville
Bachelor
811
Boca Raton
Doctorate
26,193
Jacksonville
Bachelor
24,939
Lakeland
Masters
2,295
Tallahassee
Doctorate & First Professional
40,555
Panama City
Associate
5,758
Tampa
Associate
22,621
North Miami
Bachelor
1,955
Leesburg
Associate
3,904
Boca Raton
Doctorate
2,549
Bradenton
Associate
9,869
Miami
Bachelor
54,094
West Palm Beach
Bachelor
874
Lake Worth
Associate
22,881
Pensacola
Associate
10,728
Saint Leo
Masters
13,788
Miami Gardens
Doctorate & First Professional
2,407
Avon Park
Associate
2,787
Clearwater
Bachelor
25,450
Pensacola
Doctorate
10,358
Orlando
Doctorate
48,398
Tampa
Doctorate & First Professional
44,870
Orlando
Associate
32,870
Babson Park
Masters
601

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Meeting Planners

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Meeting Planners

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Meeting Planners relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Jacksonville 390 $42,930
Cape Coral 80 $44,080
Fort Myers 80 $44,080
Crestview 40 $31,630
Fort Walton Beach 40 $31,630
Destin 40 $31,630
Deltona 120 $45,240
Daytona Beach 120 $45,240
Ormond Beach 120 $45,240
Gainesville 50 $43,730
Lakeland 40 $46,960
Winter Haven 40 $46,960
Miami N/A $45,290
Fort Lauderdale N/A $45,290
West Palm Beach N/A $45,290
Naples 150 $43,450
Immokalee 150 $43,450
Marco Island 150 $43,450
North Port 190 $43,910
Sarasota 190 $43,910
Bradenton 190 $43,910
Orlando N/A $43,720
Kissimmee N/A $43,720
Sanford N/A $43,720
Palm Bay 140 $33,220
Melbourne 140 $33,220
Titusville 140 $33,220
Pensacola 60 $39,910
Ferry Pass 60 $39,910
Brent 60 $39,910
Port St. Lucie 40 $44,870
Sebastian 40 $33,060
Vero Beach 40 $33,060
Tallahassee 120 $46,620
Tampa 900 $38,870
St. Petersburg 900 $38,870
Clearwater 900 $38,870

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
Back to Top