Get a head start on your college experience with pre-college programs

As a high school student, you can explore some of the fields of study available at Temple University through pre-college programs. Explore your interests, make new friends, and get a head start on your college experience. 

Program Options

  • Temple Pre-College Workshops – NOW ENROLLING FOR FALL 2020  Select one (or more) non-credit workshops, with after-school and Saturday options available beginning this fall.

    -   College Essay Writing
    -   Teen Owls Leadership Experience
    -   Inside Criminal Law
    -   Academic Success Strategies

    All pre-college workshops are currently being offered online for fall 2020.
    Students in grades 9 through 12. No application required. Additional options for winter, spring, and summer will be released in November 2020.

  • Temple Summer Academy – In this four-week program, you will choose one college course and two non-credit workshops. Pass your course with a B or better and earn a $4,000 tuition grant ($1,000/year over four years) when you later enroll at Temple as a freshman. 
    Students entering grades 11 or 12. Separate application for program admission is required. Applications for summer 2021 will be accepted beginning in November 2020.
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  • Reduced Tuition Rate for High School Students - Temple is now offering a reduced tuition rate of $325 per credit for high school students to enroll in select undergraduate courses alongside other college students. Students must be high school juniors, seniors, or recent high school graduates to qualify for this rate. Application required. 
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