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Temple University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Philadelphia, PA

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Advertising
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Applied Mathematics, Other
  • Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biophysics
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Computational Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dance, General
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts
  • Finance, General
  • Financial Planning and Services
  • Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • German Studies
  • Graphic Design
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation
  • History, General
  • Horticultural Science
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Insurance
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Latin American Studies
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Information Systems and Services, Other
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mathematics, Other
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metal and Jewelry Arts
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music History, Literature, and Theory
  • Music Pedagogy
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music Therapy/Therapist
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Painting
  • Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Sciences, Other
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Printmaking
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Radio and Television
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Sculpture
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, General
  • Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Communication/journalism, Health professions and related sciences, Visual and performing arts
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 22% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 37% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 10% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Laws, Master of Science in Education, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, International Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Master of Science in Athletic Training, Professional Science Master's, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of Science in Environmental Engineering, Master of Healthcare Management, Master of Science, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Architecture, Master of Journalism

Master's Programs of Study

  • African-American Studies
  • Art Education
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Artificial Intelligence/Robotics
  • Athletic Training and Sports Medicine
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Education
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Dance
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • Graphic Design
  • History
  • Hospitality Management
  • Hydrology
  • Information Science
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Management Information Systems
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Middle School Education
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Religion
  • Science Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work
  • Sports Management
  • Taxation
  • Theater
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Urban Education
  • Urban Studies
  • Vocational and Technical Education
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Pharmacy, Juris Doctor, Doctorate of Athletic Training, Doctor of Dental Medicine, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Doctor of Medicine

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Adult Nursing
  • African-American Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Artificial Intelligence/Robotics
  • Athletic Training and Sports Medicine
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Dance
  • Dentistry
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Finance and Banking
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • Gerontology
  • History
  • Hospitality Management
  • Information Science
  • Insurance
  • International Business
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marketing
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Nursing--General
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • Physical Therapy
  • Podiatric Medicine
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Religion
  • Risk Management
  • Sports Management
  • Statistics
  • Taxation
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Urban Studies

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