Temple University : Profile

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1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6096
(215) 204-7000
Website: WWW.TEMPLE.EDU
Location: Mid East
Calendar: Semester

Get a snapshot of Temple University with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.


Mission Statement

Temple University is a national center of excellence in teaching and research with an international presence. Temple's talented faculty and its broad curriculum of nearly 300 academic programs provide superior educational opportunities for academically talented and highly motivated students, without regard to their status or station in life. Temple's richly diverse student population and the dramatic growth of Temple's residential campus community of student scholars enrich the educational and extracurricular life of all Temple's people. While the University especially serves students from Greater Philadelphia, it is enlivened by a rapidly increasing number of students from across Pennsylvania, throughout the nation, and around the world. Temple maintains an international presence with campuses in Tokyo and Rome and prestigious programs in London, Beijing, and six other locations worldwide. A long-time leader in professional education, Temple prepares the largest body of practitioners in Pennsylvania and is among the nation's largest educators in the combined fields of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, podiatry and law. In addition, Temple offers more than four dozen doctoral and more than 100 master's degree programs that contribute to research and scholarship. Temple seeks to create new knowledge that improves the human condition and uplifts the human spirit. To achieve this goal, Temple maintains its commitment to recruiting, retaining, and supporting outstanding faculty that prize diversity of thought, excel in scholarly endeavors, and support the aspirations of capable students.

School Characteristics

Student Population
34,696
Students
Public University
Public
Tuition
$10,802 per year


Length of Study: Four or more years
Religious Affiliation: None

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: 3.35
Average ACT: 22
Average SAT: 1080

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 34,696
Retention Rate: 85%
Graduation Rate: 56%

School Accreditation

National: No

Regional: Not Available
Federal: No

Male / Female Enrollment

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Total Enrollment

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School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.




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