Temple University Rome, established in 1966, provides students from a variety of disciplines the opportunity to study in Rome for an academic year, semester or summer. Over its 50-year history, Temple Rome has maintained a strong academic and cultural program that takes advantage of the splendid resources Rome and Italy have to offer, both historical and contemporary.
Courses taught at Temple Rome are specifically designed to enhance your understanding of your new surroundings. Many allow you to bring context and life to your studies through frequent on-site instruction within Rome and excursions to other cities, and by incorporating guest speakers and critics into the curriculum. Internships are also available. The program is open to qualified students matriculated at U.S. colleges and universities.
Temple Rome Semester
Temple University Rome offers a semester or academic year program, with seven academic areas (Architecture and Urban Studies; Business; Humanities/Social Sciences, including Italian Language and Culture; Media and Communication; Sport, Tourism and Hospitality; STEM: Biology or Engineering; and Visual Arts.), but an interdisciplinary approach is encouraged. Internships are available.
Temple Rome Undergraduate Summer
Temple University Rome's six-week summer session is comprised of undergraduate courses in a variety of disciplines. In summer 2018, these disciplines include: art; art history; business; criminal justice; dance; English; GenEd (Arts, Race & Diversity, Science & Technology, and Human Behavior); gender, sexuality and women's studies; Greek and Roman classics; history; media studies and production; political science; psychology; sociology; and Italian language. Graduate level courses are available in dance. Undergraduate internships are also available. Undergraduate credit available. Graduate credit available in dance only.
Temple Rome Graduate Summer
Temple University Rome's four-week graduate seminar is designed to bring together the disciplines of aesthetics and cultural studies. In its interdisciplinary thrust, the seminar is intended to serve as a foundation for advanced study in the human sciences and to reflect the most current trends of thought in post-modern culture.
Graduate credit available.