*Abbreviations under the "Available" column: A = Available // NA = Not Available // R = Previously Registered // WL = Currently on the Wait List

The Business of Fun!

Step right up folks and get ready to have some fun! From the early days of Coney Island to modern theme parks, America’s amusement industry has dazzled and entertained hundreds of millions of people with a signature experience unlike any other on the planet. Put yourself in the middle of one of the most interesting and enduring businesses in American history and don’t forget to buckle up!

Instructor Bio:

Doug Minerd is an accomplished composer, producer, and theme park executive with more than 30 years of experience working for some of America’s most historic, best-known, and loved attractions, including Cedar Point, Busch Gardens, SeaWorld, and Sesame Place. Doug served as Music Director/Director for Busch Gardens from 1982-1999 and recently retired from corporate life as Vice President of Entertainment for SeaWorld (San Diego/San Antonio).

Required Reading:

Intellectual curiosity, a good sense of humor and a willingness to participate! All in good fun!

Course Number Instructor Dates Day Time Location Available
B305 Doug Minerd May 16, 23, 30 We 2:30-4:00 p.m. Country Inn and Suites A

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