Temple University

Acceptance Rate 60 %
Tuition & Fees $29,882
Student Population 39,740
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,152
Graduation Rate 74 %

Academic Overview

Temple University Campus, Philadelphia, PA
Temple University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $16,970 for Pennsylvania residents and $29,882 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 39,740 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 60% and the graduation rate is 74% last year.
The salary after graduation from Temple University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $59,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Temple University are $16,970 for Pennsylvania residents and $29,882 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $17,846 for in-state students and $24,236 for out-of-state students.
Temple University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Pennsylvania ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Temple. The acceptance rate of Temple is 60% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average graduation rate is 74% and the transfer-out rate is 14%. The average received amount of financial aid is $9,152 and 72% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 39,740 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Temple University is 60 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Temple University is 74 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Temple University is 14 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Temple University is 89 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Temple University is 39,740
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Temple University is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,152 at Temple University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Temple offers 493 major programs through online and on-site education where 35 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
One but less than two years certificate400
Associate's Degree30
Two but less than four years certificate100
Bachelor's Degree1376
Post Bachelor's Degree5910
Master's Degree14310
Post Master's Degree337
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship550
Doctor's degree - professional practice122

Special Learning Opportunities

Temple University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,043)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,912)

Veterans Benefits

Temple University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges