Illinois Meeting and Convention Planners: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Meeting And Convention Planners in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Meeting Planners in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Bloomington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Chicago

Salaries for Meeting Planners in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Springfield

Schools for Meeting Planners in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Meeting Planners Schools in Illinois

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: AAS in Business Administration - Meeting and Event Planning, AAS in Business Administration - Hospitality Management
  • Degrees: Associate

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Servant Management
  • Degrees: Master
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More Illinois Meeting Planners Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn Associate 25,768
Elgin Community College Elgin Associate 9,613
Harper College Palatine Associate 15,156
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Lincoln Trail College Robinson Associate 1,445
Joliet Junior College Joliet Associate 13,149
Lincoln College Lincoln Bachelor 1,266
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Associate 6,655
Moraine Valley Community College Palos Hills Associate 15,859
Oakton Community College Des Plaines Associate 10,805
Parkland College Champaign Associate 9,407
Richland Community College Decatur Associate 3,274
Roosevelt University Chicago Doctorate 7,163
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale Doctorate & First Professional 20,983
Trinity Christian College Palos Heights Bachelor 1,367
Triton College River Grove Associate 15,658

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Meeting Planners

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. 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, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bloomington 230 $29740 3.76
Champaign 50 $50700 0.83
Urbana 50 $50700 0.83
Peoria 0 $35870 0
Rockford 40 $37130 0.42
Springfield 40 $61760 0.65
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