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Temple University School of Medicine is recognized for its superior clinical education and is therefore one of the most sought-after medical schools in the global arena.

One in every four people who applies to medical school in the United States applies to Temple. One reason for this high application rate is, since its founding in 1901, Temple has stayed true to its mission by providing:

  • Education that is patient-centered, instilling in learners the School’s ethic of human service and lifelong learning;
  • Research that advances and integrates basic and clinical science; and
  • Patient care administered with compassion and understanding, utilizing contemporary knowledge and techniques.

Temple is proud of its rich history and celebrates its recent achievements.  With your help, we can continue to be at the forefront of academic medicine and research. 


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Alleviating the burden of the high cost of tuition is one way to provide Temple University’s outstanding medical students the freedom to pursue their research interests and to choose their preferred medical specialty.