Gaming Management Seminars and Short Courses
Top industry leaders and University of Nevada, Reno faculty developed these leading-edge national and international courses exclusively for and responsive to the needs of the gaming industry. In answer to the increasing demand for high-quality educational opportunities relevant to this rapidly growing field, we offer courses specifically designed for career advancement and bottom-line results.
Since 1989, Gaming Management programs from the University of Nevada, Reno have provided the best demonstrated practices in the industry, helping casino professionals stay on the leading edge of change. Participants who have earned the Gaming Management certificate from the University of Nevada, Reno say the program played a critical role in their career advancement. And now, you can earn a Certificate in Gaming Management by taking courses in Europe — all designed by industry leaders and leading faculty from the University of Nevada, Reno. Learn more»
NEW! One-Day Gaming Courses Coming this Fall
- Managing Cage Operations
TBD | University of Nevada, Reno campus
Serving very much as the heart of the casino, the cage and vault operation integrates every casino department. In this course, you'll learn about the roles, functions, tasks and procedures related to this key area. Learn more»
- Title 31-Currency Transaction Reporting: Implementation and Compliance
TBD | University of Nevada, Reno campus
Take an in-depth look at Title 31 and discuss minimum procedures and select transactions pertinent to all segments of the organization while learning how to develop internal controls to ensure compliance and examining current legal issues. Learn more»
NEW! Gaming Courses Offered Online
Proud partners in gaming education for many years, the Canadian Gaming Centre of Excellence and Extended Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno are offering select gaming management courses in a fully online format. Courses will provide hours toward the 90-hour Certificate in Gaming Management from the University of Nevada, Reno Gaming Management Program offered through Extended Studies.
- Gaming Operations Executive Overview Online
Sept. 8-Oct. 6, 2014 | Online
Examine the many facets of casino operations from a strategic perspective, focusing on both internal and external contexts and issues, and discuss the unique nature of the casino industry and its business operations. Learn more»
- Gaming Revenue Management Online
Oct. 20-Nov. 15, 2014 | Online
Explore the financial aspects of casino games as well as the internal security and surveillance of a casino. Examine casino financial issues and the mathematics of the games to learn how casinos generate revenue, succeed and thrive. Learn more»
- Casino Design/Redesign and its Impact on Casino Management and Operations (Online)
Nov. 17-Dec. 14, 2014
Gain a greater understanding of the process, benefits and challenges of completing casino design and redesign projects on time, on budget and with minimum disruption to current operations to strengthen your property's competitive edge. Learn more>>
Earn a certificate in Gaming Management
Earn recognition for your commitment to excellence with a visible educational credential from the University of Nevada, Reno demonstrating your mastery of the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary for successful management in the gaming industry.
To earn a certificate in Gaming Management:
- Complete 90 or more hours of instruction acquired by attendance in any Gaming Management course offered through Extended Studies. This may be any combination of residential (week-long) courses, short (one- and two-day) courses and customized in-house offerings.
- Submit a three-page paper* on the regulatory structure and legal environment of the gaming jurisdiction in which you currently work.
- Attend all course sessions to receive credit.
*Upon completion of the required hours, you will receive the guidelines and specific requirements for your paper.