Innovation Strategy Graduate Certificate 

Prepare to drive innovation and build an agile organization with the Innovation Strategy Graduate Certificate in Temple University’s Fox School of Business. This high-impact program equips the next generation of leaders to make strategic decisions and succeed professionally in a rapidly changing competitive landscape. Learn to overcome strategic and tactical challenges to design organizations that reward innovative thinking and embrace disruptive environments.

Learn from faculty and other thought leaders who are leading researchers and practitioners in the field. Questions examined in the certificate program include the following.

  • How do firms create or add value through innovation?
  • How does innovation fit into a firm's overall business strategy?
  • How does the value frontier evolve and transform the competitive landscape?
  • How do you structure internal innovation initiatives to reduce resistance to change?
  • How do you balance your innovation investments and portfolio between radical and incremental innovation, and the legacy business?

The skills and knowledge gained in answering these questions give certificate participants the ability to remain competitive and transform their organizations.

Who might be interested?

The Innovation Strategy Graduate Certificate is designed for

  • managers responsible for strategy and innovation;
  • high-potential employees who wish to advance in their careeres and drive innovation at their organizations; and
  • entrepreneurs who want to build organizations focused on innovation and change.

With maximum flexibility to suit working professionals, the nine-credit certificate is available completely online, in a traditional in-person learning setting, or in a hybrid format. 

Classes & Curriculum

The Innovation Strategy Graduate Certificate features a powerful and rigorous curriculum from the Fox Management Department. Core courses include

  • Global Innovation Strategy: Creating Agile, Innovative, Globally Competitive Organizations; and
  • Innovation Intelligence:  Plan, Build, Protect, and Monetize a Technology/Innovation Portfolio.

You may transfer the credits you earn to a Fox Specialized Master’s or MBA program.

Learn more about Innovation Strategy Graduate Certificate courses.

Related Graduate Degrees

Temple students make use of the resources available to them at the Fox School.

Tuition & Fees

In keeping with Temple’s commitment to access and affordability, this Graduate Certificate offers a competitive level of tuition with multiple opportunities for financial support.

Tuition rates are set annually by the university and are affected by multiple factors, including program degree level (undergraduate or graduate), course load (full- or part-time), in-state or out-of-state residency, and more. These tuition costs apply to the 2022–2023 academic year.

Pennsylvania resident: $1,000.00 per credit
Out-of-state: $1,150.00 per credit

Learn more about our tuition and fees.


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