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Fast Facts for Meeting Planners in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Austin, Waco and Corpus Christi
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: El Paso, Fort Worth and Houston
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Austin

Salaries for Meeting Planners in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Austin, Houston and Dallas

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Programs
  • Event Management (C)
  • Event Management (D)
  • Hotel & Restaurant Management (BS)
  • Online and ground-based program areas include Fashion Marketing and Management and more.
  • Students can study branding, event management, and public relations to help them prepare for a marketing career
  • Course topics include Fundamentals of Business, Brand Strategy, Project Management, and Principles of Market Research
  • Over 50 locations nationwide, with a student support team dedicated to helping students grow
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Programs
  • AAS in Business Administration - Meeting and Event Planning
  • AAS in Business Administration - Hospitality Management

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Programs
  • Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Recognized for academic excellence, meaningful research & graduate achievement
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission w/ programmatic accreditations
  • More than 200 majors with a beautiful campus location in Indiana
  • Top 5 public university in the U.S according to the Wall Street Journal
  • Has a helpful Academic Success Center to help students reach their potential
Programs
  • B.S. in Hospitality Management
  • There's still time to apply to Grand Canyon University and pursue your education. Learn more today!
  • Study on your schedule - GCU offers many programs 100% online to fit your busy lifestyle.
  • GCU offers a variety of opportunities to reduce the cost of furthering your education. Campus students may qualify for scholarships, while online students can take part in limited special offers.
  • A regionally accredited university, GCU also holds specialized accreditations and approvals for some of our core program offerings.
  • Degrees in business, education, nursing, humanities and social sciences, theology and more. Find the degree that fits you.
  • Talk to us today to learn more about financial aid and start dates!
Programs
  • Business Administration Emphasis in Tourism and Hospitality Management B.S.
  • Serving students in higher education since 1941.
  • Offers diplomas and degree programs in accounting, healthcare, and business. 
  • Uses a unique inverted curriculum that enables students to take core classes in their first year.
  • Provides flexible scheduling for students with four start times per year.
  • Has 36 campus locations across the United States, as well as online courses.
  • Formed program advisory boards to ensure that all course material stays up to date.
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  • Wedding Planner
  • A private, accredited distance learning college based in Norcross, Georgia founded in 1987.
  • Ensures that service members, their spouses and veterans can maximize their military education benefits.
  • Gives students the option to customize monthly payments to fit their budgets and lifestyle.
  • Offers all-inclusive tuition: textbooks, learning materials, and academic support are covered in the cost.
  • Allows alumni to enroll in any future program at a reduced rate.
Programs
  • Master of Business Administration: Healthcare Management
  • Liberty University’s online programs ranked in the top 10 out of more than 2,100 colleges & universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility.*
  • 100% online programs at associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level.**
  • Transfer up to 90 credits into an undergraduate degree program.
  • Up to 50% of your master’s degree can be transferred in to help you get the most out of your hard work and maximize the credit you previously earned.
Programs
  • Master of Business Administration - Servant Management
  • Recognized as a Top 20 Best Online Bachelor’s Program by U.S. News & World Report in 2016.
  • Online, campus-based, and evening courses offered in 95 areas of study, including Business, Nursing, Psychology, & more.
  • Endorsed by G.I. Jobs and Military Advanced Education magazine as a Military Friendly School in 2015. 
  • Features small class sizes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 23 to 1.
  • 88% of Regent University students receive financial aid, with $18 million awarded in institutional scholarships & aid each year.
Programs
  • MS in Organization Development and Leadership
  • MS in Health Administration - Organizational Development and Leadership
  • The online MS in Organizational Development and Leadership transcends typical management programs to create an experience that builds your leadership skills
  • You will analyze and evaluate the culture of a company, study the strengths and opportunities of your own mind and personality
  • And meet face-to-face with your classmates and professors to learn the intricacies of human interaction
Programs
  • Master of Science in Agile Project Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Agile Project Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Project Monitoring and Evaluation
  • This 36-credit-hour online program focuses on teaching students the innovative Agile methodology for managing projects and leading teams more effectively in today's fast-moving business environment.
  • Designed for mid-career professionals pursuing new or advanced positions in any field.

More Texas Meeting Planners Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Austin
Associate
33,508
Killeen
Associate
21,532
Plano
Associate
20,143
Corpus Christi
Associate
11,167
El Paso
Associate
25,023
Houston
Associate
43,518
Irving
Associate
9,835
Cedar Hill
Bachelor
937
San Antonio
Associate
9,256
Nacogdoches
Doctorate
11,607
Fort Worth
Associate
37,948
Lubbock
Doctorate & First Professional
28,260
Houston
Doctorate & First Professional
34,663
Denton
Doctorate
34,710

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Meeting Planners

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Austin-Round Rock 1040 $60,230
Amarillo 30 $39,700
Beaumont-Port Arthur N/A $36,810
Brownsville-Harlingen 40 $51,540
College Station-Bryan 110 $35,370
Corpus Christi 60 $48,980
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 2480 $64,090
El Paso 60 $41,190
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land 1720 $49,240
San Antonio-New Braunfels 710 $43,340
Lubbock 90 $42,750
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission 60 $41,250
Midland N/A $57,660
Killeen-Temple 30 $45,440
Tyler 30 $44,540
Waco 50 $48,080

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