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COLLEGE PROFILE

Temple University

Philadelphia, PA

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/BulletinOnline 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
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • 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
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Commercial and Advertising Art
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • 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
  • Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geography, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • History, General
  • Horticultural Science
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Information Technology
  • Insurance
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian 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
  • Linguistics
  • 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
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Sciences, Other
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Printmaking
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health Education and Promotion
  • 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
  • Technical Teacher Education
  • Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy
  • Women's Studies
 
Most Popular DisciplinesBusiness/marketing, Communication/journalism, Parks and recreation, Visual and performing arts
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
None
Special ProgramsAccelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesSome online degree programs

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageNot required
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty1,440
Part-Time Faculty1,426
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
90%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 7% of classes
10-19 students: 31% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 23% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 35% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 15% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingAvailable through AP examinations

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings5,038,569
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus8324
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial InstructionOffered
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Not reported
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science in Athletic Training, Master of Science in Environmental Engineering, Master of Architecture, Master of Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Master of Music, Professional Master of Science, Master of Music Therapy, Master of Occupational Therapy, Professional Science Master's, International Master of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Master of Social Work, Master of Landscape Architecture, Master of Education, Master of Laws, Master of Arts, Master of Journalism, Master of Public Health, Master of Science in Education, Master of Healthcare Management
Master's Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • African-American Studies
  • Allied Health--General
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Architecture
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Arts Administration
  • Athletic Training and Sports Medicine
  • Bioengineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Business Education
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computational Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Corporate and Organizational Communication
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering Management
  • English
  • English Education
  • English as a Second Language
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Finance and Banking
  • Financial Engineering
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Hydrology
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Information Science
  • International Business
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Law
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Management Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Media Studies
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Middle School Education
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Oral and Dental Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical Administration
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Religion
  • School Psychology
  • Science Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management
  • Statistics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Taxation
  • Textile Design
  • Theater
  • Therapies--Dance, Drama, and Music
  • Transportation Management
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Urban Education
  • Urban Studies
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Vocational and Technical Education
  • Writing
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Musical Arts, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Medicine, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Doctor of Dental Medicine, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Doctor of Pharmacy, Doctorate of Athletic Training, Doctor of Occupational Therapy
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Adult Nursing
  • African-American Studies
  • Allied Health--General
  • Allopathic Medicine
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Art History
  • Arts Administration
  • Athletic Training and Sports Medicine
  • Bioengineering
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computational Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Dance
  • Dentistry
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Psychology
  • Elementary Education
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Finance and Banking
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Gerontology
  • History
  • Hospitality Management
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Information Science
  • Insurance
  • International Business
  • Kinesiology and Movement Studies
  • Law
  • Legal and Justice Studies
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Podiatric Medicine
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Religion
  • School Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management
  • Statistics
  • Taxation
  • Therapies--Dance, Drama, and Music
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Urban Studies
  • Writing
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Low 2.09 2.09 200 200 1
High 4.00 5.00 790 770 34
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