Philosophy at Temple University
Temple is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and approximately 37,236 students attend the school each year. Of the 6,572 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Temple University in 2021, 17 of them were philosophy majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Philosophy section at the bottom of this page.
Temple Philosophy Degrees Available
- Basic Certificate in Philosophy (Less Than 1 Year)
- Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy
- Master’s Degree in Philosophy
- Doctorate Degree in Philosophy
Temple Philosophy Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks philosophy programs across the country. The following shows how Temple performed in these rankings.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The philosophy major at Temple is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Philosophy. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
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Philosophy Student Demographics at Temple
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the philosophy majors at Temple University.
Temple Philosophy Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 20% more racial-ethnic minorities in its philosophy bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Temple University with a bachelor's in philosophy.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
Temple Philosophy Master’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Temple University with a master's in philosophy.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
Temple also has a doctoral program available in philosophy. In 2021, 2 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Philosophy Grads May Go Into
A degree in philosophy can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Temple University.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|Natural Sciences Managers||4,480||$147,810|
|Mathematical Science Professors||2,460||$88,390|
|Philosophy and Religion Professors||1,040||$84,800|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Audrey under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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