Continuing Education
Georgia Southern University


The Division of Continuing Education’s staff is available to assist with program development tasks including needs assessments, program planning, program administration and coordination, fiscal management, marketing, and program evaluation. The Division of Continuing Education offers a full range of services for events and conferences, as well as customized training programs for businesses, industries, institutions, and agencies.

Program Management will:

  • Assign a program manager to work with the planning committee
  • Provide assistance with program creation
  • Arrange planning committee meetings as needed or requested
  • Prepare an agenda
  • Maintain meeting minutes
  • Develop a budget
  • Arrange hotel and room blocks
  • Reserve a venue
  • Assist with menu selection
  • Create printed materials (save the date, post cards, programs, etc.)
  • Design and maintain event or conference website
  • Market event to target demographics
  • Provide registration services both online and on-site
  • Ensure all documents and forms are completed
  • Provide updated registration information
  • Purchase and prepare all materials for the event
  • Collect speaker information and pay reimbursements and honorarium
  • Manage site logistics, audio, and video arrangements
  • Arrange tours, excursions, and other special activities upon request
  • Provide special accommodations upon request
  • Arrange for professional credits
  • Pay all invoices
  • Receive and track all revenue and expenses
  • Provide a closed budget
  • Provide evaluation data
  • Conduct a post-event assessment meeting
  • Schedule the next event and reserve venue

Last updated: 7/19/2017

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