Labs & Research

New state-of-the-art classroom spaces contain treatment tables, enabling students to move fluidly from discussion to hands-on learning. The space also has cutting-edge training modalities, such as muscle stimulation and ultrasound, to allow graduate students to practice the techniques they will eventually use in clinical settings.

Carnegie Classification

In 2016, Temple was elevated to an R1 institution of “highest research activity” by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, placing it in the top 4 percent of all four-year educational institutions in the nation. Temple’s research enterprise distinguishes itself through its focus on community, and using advances in technology to make a positive impact on people’s lives.

Research Funding

In 2016, the National Science Foundation placed the university among the top 100 in terms of research expenditures, which amounted to $242 million. Learn more about the university’s research support efforts.