American Culture at Temple University

Girls taking picture in front of Philadelphia Art Museum

Enroll in this exciting, 3 or 4-week program to improve your English and learn about American culture.

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.

Students in our summer program will: 

  • Visit New York City
  • Walk the boardwalk in the beach town of Ocean City, New Jersey
  • Explore the arts and attractions in America's first World Heritage City: Philadelphia!

Choose from two tracks:

  1. Language & Culture Track: Explore the city and beyond in this action-packed program where you will improve your language skills and knowledge of American culture.
  2. Business Language & Culture Track: Develop professional presentations, writing, etiquette and more. Visit local businesses and explore cultural sites.