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Temple University

Temple University

1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6096
(215) 204-7000

Founded in 1884, Temple University is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is 2.0 miles from the center of the city, is in Philadelphia, PA. It is the third largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania. Temple offers subjects such as public relations and technology. Students are offered 11 certificates, two degrees at the associates level, 124 degrees at the bachelors level, 120 degrees at the masters level, and 66 doctoral level degrees by it. In 2010, 37,367 students sought degrees from the 191 programs at Temple. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits it. It is one of 9 institutions with a medical school in Pennsylvania.

Admission

17,051 students applied for admission to Temple in 2010. It admitted just under two-thirds of the applicants or 11,083 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

17,051 students applied for admission to Temple in 2010. It admitted just under two-thirds of the applicants or 11,083 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 65%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 65%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 64%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 37,367 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university had 37,367 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 17562
  • Total Enrolled Female: 19805
  • Undergraduate Male: 13259
  • Undergraduate Female: 14364
  • Graduate Male: 4287
  • Graduate Female: 5457

Faculty Demographics

It has 3,388 faculty. Approximately 56% of instructors are full-time and approximately 43% of instructors are part-time. Close to 61% of instructors are male.

Faculty Demographics

It has 3,388 faculty. Approximately 56% of instructors are full-time and approximately 43% of instructors are part-time. Close to 61% of instructors are male.

  • Male: 2077
  • Female: 1311
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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