Good to Know

Temple University (Temple or TU) is a public state-related research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1884 by the Baptist minister Russell Conwell. On May 12, 1888, it was renamed the Temple College of Philadelphia. By 1907, the institution revised its institutional status and was incorporated as a research university.

Rankings

Majors in Demand:

  • Accounting

  • Theater

  • Actuarial Science

  • Journalism

  • Biology

  • Economics

  • Management

  • Engineering

  • History

  • Sociology

  • Mathematical Economics

103

701

(National Universities)

(QS World Ranking)

Location

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Enrollment

27,306

Acceptance Rate

71%

Personal Statement

Required

Application Method(s)

CGPA

3.0

SAT / ACT

Yes

No

(Freshmen <30 credit hours)

(Transfers >30 credit hours)

English Proficiency

79

TOEFL

6.0

IELTS

Fees

$47,945

Total

$34,801 / $13,144

Tuition / Living

Deadlines

Fall - June 1

Spring - Dec 1

110

TOEFL

Representative

Chang Liu

Assistant Director of International Admissions

chang.liu@temple.edu

Scholarship

updated: March 2022