Stage Management Undergraduate Certificate

Study all aspects of theater production including stage managing, backstage working, sound and lighting with the Stage Management Undergraduate Certificate in Temple’s School of Theater, Film and Media Arts. You’ll learn how successful live theater productions are managed, from page to stage. This undergraduate certificate is open to all students enrolled at Temple.

The curriculum is tailored to give students opportunities to immerse themselves in the dynamic world of backstage theater, offering experiential learning both in the classroom and working on productions. 

Through the four-course, 12-credit certificate program, you can become involved in campus productions for academic credit. You’ll develop applicable creative, collaboration, leadership, presentation and public-speaking skills, preparing you for the professional world.

Classes & Curriculum

Required courses in the certificate program include

  • Special Topics in Stage Management,
  • Stage Management,
  • Theater Management and
  • Welcome Backstage.

Learn more about coursework for the Stage Management Undergraduate Certificate.

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Tuition & Fees

The tuition for this Certificate Program is based on school or college of your major, program degree level (undergraduate or graduate), course load (full- or part-time), in-state or out-of-state residency, and more. Learn more about our tuition and fees.


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