Frequently Asked Questions
Get your frequently asked questions answered about Tepper Executive Education programs.
Tepper Executive Education
What is Tepper Executive Education?
Tepper Executive Education offers unmatched expertise in executive training that spans innovation, data analytics, executive leadership, DEI&B, and emerging technology. We deliver programs that position corporations and individuals for higher level success.
The pace of business changes rapidly. So do the skills you need to stay ahead. At Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School of Business, we’re redefining the way organizations drive business results and transform leaders.
Who typically participates in Tepper Executive Education programs?
A wide range of individuals, teams and organizations participate in Tepper Executive Education programs. Depending on your goal, we offer programs that address personal and professional topics of interest, pivot your career, and resolve a team or organizational challenge.
I don’t see dates listed for a program. When will a program be offered again?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about upcoming program dates.
What is a custom program?
We help your organization build new capabilities, solve tough problems, and hone leadership skills. Working collaboratively with you from program design to implementation, we harness the Tepper School's collective intelligence to help you reach your goals.
To customize a program for your team or organization, please contact email@example.com to create a program that focuses on your group’s specific goals.
Can I speak to someone about which program is right for me?
Yes, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss.
How do I register a group of employees to participate in a specific program?
Please contact email@example.com to begin the group registration and invoicing process.
Payments & Invoicing
What payment methods are accepted?
Invoices can be paid by credit card or purchase order.
In certain circumstances, a payment plan can be arranged. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss.
Are discounts available?
Open Enrollment Discounts
Tepper Executive Education offers various program discounts to meet the needs of your organization and teams. Below is a list of options.
Alumni of Carnegie Mellon University are eligible to receive a 25% discount on open enrollment programs.
Registering for at least three open enrollment programs in a short period of time as you work towards your Certificate in Executive Leadership makes you eligible for a 10% discount on each program.
When two or more participants from one organization attend an open enrollment course together, each participant is eligible for a 10% discount.
Non-profit and Government Discount
Employees of a tax-exempt non-profit organization or governmental agency are eligible for a 10% discount.
These discounts are valuable for participants who are pursuing the Certificate in Executive Leadership, demonstrating their dedication to earning an elite credential and mastering cutting-edge skills from a leading university.
Exclusions to Program Discounts
Chief Digital Officer Certificate Program
TALI: Black Emerging Leaders Program
TALI: Black Executive Leadership Academy
Please contact Erin Swift, Manager, Executive Education Open Enrollment Program at email@example.com for additional information.
Are program fees refundable?
We understand that life is unpredictable and plans can change at any time. In the event that you need to change, postpone or cancel your enrollment, please contact us to explore available options. In order to best accommodate you, we ask that you notify us of your changing plans as soon as possible. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 412-268-2304 to discuss your situation.
Who can I contact at Tepper Executive Education about my payments?
Please contact email@example.com for assistance.
What is Carnegie Mellon’s EIN/tax ID number?
The EIN/tax ID number is: 25-0969449
Certificate in Executive Leadership
What is the advantage in earning the Certificate in Executive Leadership?
A Certificate in Executive Leadership is a Carnegie Mellon credential and a recognition of your continued commitment to advanced professional education. Pursuing a Certificate in Executive Leadership also qualifies you for a 10% program discount.
What is a TEU?
TEU stands for Tepper Education Unit. Each program is assigned a certain number of TEUs to correspond to the program’s length and depth of curriculum. Complete 10 TEUs within three years to earn the Carnegie Mellon Certificate in Executive Leadership.
How do I register for a program?
Register on individual program pages to start earning TEUs.