How to Apply

To apply, submit Temple’s online graduate application along with an application fee of $60.

All College of Liberal Arts applicants must have completed their bachelor’s degree in a related field before applying to a graduate program.

Candidates will be asked to submit the following along with their application.

Supporting Materials

Official electronic transcripts can be sent via an email to Originals can be mailed to the following address.

Temple University Master of Public Policy Program
837 Mazur Hall
1114 W. Polett Walk 
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6090

Additional Requirements for International Applicants

Applicants who earned their baccalaureate degree from an institution where the language of instruction was other than English, with the exception of those who subsequently earned a master’s degree at a U.S. institution, must report scores for a standardized test of English that meet these minimums.

  • TOEFL iBT: 100
  • IELTS Academic: 7.0
  • PTE Academic: 68

See more detailed instructions on applying to Temple as an international student.

Admissions Deadlines


  • March 1: Application and scholarship deadline
  • April 15: Late application deadline
  • June 15: Final application deadline


  • Nov. 1: Application deadline
  • Dec. 6: Late application deadline

Applications are processed as they are received. Late applications may be considered for admission.