Temple UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$16,970

Avg in-state tuition

$29,882

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Temple University

Temple University is a large public university located on an urban campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 38,794, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 60%. The university offers 137 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 74%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $16,970, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $29,882.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

60% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 60%

Retention Rate 89%

Graduation Rate 74%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

55%

Female Student Population

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

39k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

54%

Black

12%

Asian

12%

Hispanic

7%

Non-U.S. Citizen

7%

Unknown

4%

Two or more races

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

29% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

29%

State Grant Aid

25%

Institution Grant Aid

79%

Pell Grant

29%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,105
State Grant Aid $3,655
Institution Grant Aid $7,840
Pell Grant Aid $4,525

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships