Leadership & Career Studies (L&CS) is a four-year certificate program providing young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities an authentic college experience while developing academic abilities, career aspirations, work skills, and independence at Temple University.
All students in L&CS take academic courses, explore college life, and develop career experiences based on their interests and goals. All students in L&CS complete a variety of employment experiences both on and off Temple's main campus.
Each student in L&CS is matched with a team of peer coaches who are all matriculated Temple students. All students participate in a wide variety of activities, events, and organizations within Temple University.