New York City program applicants are encouraged to apply for SMC Scholarships.
SMC Study Away Scholarship
A limited number of scholarships are available to qualified Temple students. The amount of the scholarships varies and is based on need and merit. The awards will range from $500-2,000 and the amount of the award is determined by SMC Study Away in consultation with Temple’s financial aid office. Awards will be given depending upon the amount of funds available. Please apply using the program application form.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition for full-time students (9 credits)*
PA state residents: $4,752 (tentative)
Out-of-state residents: $7,857 (tentative)
PA state residents: $707 per credit, plus university fee of up to $295
Out-of-state residents: $981 per credit, plus university fee of up to $295
Program Fee: $250**
University services fee: $295
Estimated totals for billed expenses:
PA state residents: $5,297
Out-of-state residents: $8,402
Estimated housing expenses:
Housing fee: $450–$1,000/month (optional)**
* Please note that the updated 2013-2014 tuition rates will be available in summer 2013.
** Program fees do not include housing or meals, but kitchen facilities may be available depending upon where students live. The program fee includes all program related trips and excursions, which are described in greater detail here and options for housing can also be found on the same page.
Included in the Tuition and Program Fee:
- Three SMC courses, including an internship/experience, with a focus on the institutions and communities in New York City (7-9 credits)
- Group field trips in and around New York City and entry to approximately twelve museums and sites
- An orientation session and a tour of the city
Other Estimated Costs:
- University Services Fee: $295
- Metrocard for NYC subways: $250 You can find pricing here for unlimited ride monthly passes.
- Meals $1,000: This will vary depending on style of living.
- Daily Expenses: This will vary depending on style of living and housing location: $1,000-$2,000
- Roundtrip train from Philadelphia (Amtrak): $100/trip