“We are positioning Temple to play a unique leadership role in American higher education.
The scrutiny that now befalls higher education is a threat to some.
For Temple, it’s an opportunity.
It’s a chance to reshape public perceptions about the meaning and value of a university degree.”
Watch President Theobald discuss Temple’s excellence, accessibility and maximum affordability. Read the speech.
As president of Temple University, Neil D. Theobald leads a premier urban public research institution with more than 35,000 students, 17 schools and colleges and nine campuses around the globe. As an expert on education finance, he is highly sought for his expertise in reducing costs and expanding opportunity.
President Theobald is putting his vision for Temple into action. Since becoming president, he has launched several initiatives to energize the Temple community. Theobald's efforts include new programs to reduce student debt, expand access to higher education and invigorate Temple's campuses.
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