Temple University

Pennsylvania, USA

Since its founding in 1884, Temple University has evolved into an international, higher-education powerhouse with 40,000 students. A Top-50 US News & World Report Public University, Temple offers the benefits of a large university, with 150+ undergraduate majors and 350+ clubs, yet a small school appeal that makes its community feel like family. In fact, with a student-faculty ratio of 13-1 and average class size of 29 Temple rivals small expensive private institutions. Located in Philadelphia, America’s cultural heritage/birthplace, you’ll live in a diverse, innovative industry-rich city that provides students with an edge for research, internships and jobs.
Kunal Nayyar from Big Bang Theory is a Theater (MFA) alumni.


Year of foundation: 1884
Number of students: 32 000
School type: public

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