The Event Leadership Executive Certificate at The School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management

The Event Leadership Executive Certificate program is a series of classes designed for those already in the Events Industry as well as those looking to break into the industry. Participants who complete the program will earn an Event Leadership Executive Certificate from Temple University School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management. 

Program Curriculum

Three (3) Core Courses + Three (3) Elective Courses taught by Industry Professionals

50 - 75 Externship/Industry Hours

Executive Portfolio Project approved by Program Director, Ira Rosen

Must be Completed Within 2 Years

The entire program can be completed in 6-8 months however we allow our students up to 2 years to complete it. In order to begin the program, you must first sign up for the registration course which can be found by following this link and is just for payment purposes. Once you have registered, you are welcome to sign up for your courses. You are not required to sign up for them all at once or in any particular order. 

There are two payment options for this certificate program:

  1. Pay as you go which requires a one time $100 registration fee at the beginning of the program and then you pay $425 for each class that you take. At the end when you submit your executive portfolio project, you will pay a $185 review fee
  2. Pay in full with 10% discount totaling $2,550-- this comes with a free Special Events textbook valued at $89 (can be purchased if you decide not to pay in full) 

If you have any questions regarding the program, please contact our program coordinator Jules Posner at


Additional Details


Minimum Required

3 Course(s)

Minimum Required

3 Course(s)

Minimum Required

0 Course(s)

Minimum Required

1 Course(s)