Los Angeles Study Away Program

**Open to all Majors and Schools**


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 The Los Angeles Study Away Program provides students with direct learning insights and professional work experiences in the media and entertainment industries. This program exposes students to what the experience of living and working professionally in Los Angeles might be like. Internship opportunities span a broad spectrum including film, television, advertising, public relations, and entertainment management. Coursework includes Industry Perspectives, a guest-lecture series frequently visited by recent Academy Award winner William Goldenberg.

For more on Billy’s involvement with Temple and the LA Study Away Program, click here.

Application Deadlines

Program Dates
Fall 2015 semester:
 August 22 – December 13, 2014

Program Highlights

  • Intern at major entertainment, film, TV, talent, PR or music companies for college credit (check out the list of internship placements or read the internship FAQs)
  • Take courses that provide a variety of perspectives on the entertainment industry from entry-level to executive
  • Be exposed to opportunities for networking, career entry strategies and other career resources
  • Attend major industry events and visit leading entertainment companies
  • Live in Hollywood, in the heart of the entertainment industry

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See how Dan Wolner, a Media Studies & Production major, explores LA in Summer 2012 making sure to stop off at the beach:

LA is picturesque. See for yourself in this slide show by Brian Lipko, Summer 2011.

Check out Tim and Eric’s recent profile in Variety!


Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim – Temple film alumni!


For other Study Away opportunities, please click here.

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  • Nora M. Alter
  • Director
  • FMA Study Away
  • Alison Crouse
  • Associate Program Director
  • FMA Study Away
  • Room 14F ground floor Annenberg Hall
  • 215-204-5910
  • Contact both: