Intensive English Language Program (IELP)

Improve your English skills, interact with students from around the globe and learn about the U.S. in IELP at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Conditional Admission (Access Temple)

Access Temple is a program for conditionally admitted students that will prepare you to be a successful student at Temple University.

Provisional Admission

Provisional Admission is recommended for talented students who meet all of the requirements for matriculation into Temple University but have TOEFL scores below 65 or IELTS below 5.5.

International Graduate Students

International Teaching Assistant Program

The International Teaching Assistant Program supports Temple University’s commitment to teaching excellence and linguistic and cultural diversity. It also fosters a learning environment where undergraduate students can benefit from interaction with international teaching assistants.

Graduate Level English Communication (GLEC)

This course will give any non-native English speaking graduate student confidence in their English; specifically, in the ability to teach and present effectively in a U.S. classroom.

Short-Term Programs

4-Week Super-Intensive English Program

If you want to improve your English in an immersion environment and only have a short time to devote to language study, this super-intensive program is a good fit for you. You will improve your English reading, writing, listening and speaking in stimulating and challenging courses. It is open to all students who have completed high school.

American Culture at Temple University

Enroll in this exciting, 3 or 4 week program to improve your English and learn about the U.S. Spend the mornings building your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. In the afternoons, take trips to explore historic and cultural sites in Philadelphia and its surrounding region.

EducationUSA Academy at Temple University

Temple University in partnership with EducationUSA is proud to be one of only 15 campuses in the U.S. offer this fun-filled program to high school students who are 15 to 17 years old. Immerse yourself in English while learning about history and culture in America's first World Heritage City: Philadelphia.

Graduate Academic English

To help you master the many challenges you face as an international graduate student, enroll in ‘Graduate Academic English.’ This four-week course will help you succeed in advanced academic courses and function well in English.