Center for American Language and Culture

Temple University's Center for American Language and Culture (@TempleCALC) attracts students from all over the world to the historic city of Philadelphia, the second-largest city on the U.S. east coast, and a cultural, artistic and culinary hub. International students and non-native English speakers enjoy the excellent education resources available on Temple's campus and many cultural experiences in downtown Philadelphia, small class sizes and caring, experienced teachers help students at all proficiency levels reach their goals.



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TCALC Online English Classes

Online English classes for international students and non-native English speakers. Perfect your English from home or anywhere with one or more classes that suit your needs, schedule and budget!

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Intensive English Language Program

An intensive English program for international students and non-native English speakers. Increase your English proficiency, meet students from around the globe and learn about the U.S.

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Conditional Admission Program

A college pathway program for international students. Strengthen your English, prepare for university course work and be guaranteed admission to Temple University.

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EducationUSA Academy Connects

A 4-week online program for international students 15-17 years old. Enhance your knowledge of universities in America, presentation and pronunciation skills.

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EducationUSA Academy

A 3-week summer program for international students 15-17 years old. Join high school students from the local area and around the world to learn about U.S. university life. Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

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American Culture At Temple

A 4-week short-term program for international students (high school graduates). Explore the city and improve your English and U.S. cultural knowledge.

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Super-Intensive Programs

A 4-week short-term program for high school graduates. Improve your English in an immersive environment.

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Graduate Academic English

A 4-week short-term program for international students (college graduates). Polish your English skills to the high proficiency necessary for graduate studies.

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