Among over 4,000 four-year universities in the U.S., Temple ranks highly not only nationally but also worldwide.
In Google Scholar Citations, Temple is ranked #22 in the world and #1 in Pennsylvania (as of July5). Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 selected Temple among the top 1,000 world universities and ranked it in the 301-350 group. In the latest Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education , Temple rose to “highest research activity,” or R1 level, placing it among the top four percent of all four-year institutions in the nation.
Temple ranks in U.S. News & World Report (2018) as:
- #115 National Universities
- #53 Top Public Schools
- #70 Best Colleges for Veterans
- #48 Best Education Schools
- #53 Best Law Schools
- #2 Best Law Schools – Trial Advocacy
Additionally, joining prestigious research universities such as Brown, Cornell, Harvard and NYU, Temple is listed in the Doctoral and Research Universities category in 2017-18 Fulbright Top Producing Institutions in the report by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs .
Founded in 1884, Temple University is a comprehensive public research university based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Temple University has 17 schools and colleges, and eight campuses including campuses in Rome and Tokyo (TUJ) and strives to promote global development of higher education.