Short-Term Programs

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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.