Other SMC International Programs
Temple University International Programs
Please visit the Education Abroad and Overseas Campuses website for more details on the programs listed below or contact:
Education Abroad and Overseas Campuses
200 Tuttleman Learning Center
1809 N. 13th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Toll Free: 877-256-6913
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST
Temple University, Japan Campus
The TUJ study abroad program offers U.S. undergraduates the opportunity to study in Tokyo for a semester, summer, or full academic year alongside bilingual Japanese and other international students. Click here for more information.
Temple University Rome
Established in 1966, Temple Rome offers a semester or academic year program of full-time study designed primarily for third-year undergraduate students. Click here for more information. Each semester, one SMC student attending the Temple Rome program is selected for a scholarship specifically for SMC students. No additional application is required, but students must apply for the Temple Rome scholarships to be eligible.
Temple University Spain
*For Temple students only
Other Temple Programs
Did you find the country and program you were looking for? If not, remember that Temple students can participate in non-Temple study abroad programs in countries all over the world. Click here for more information.
Capital Semester in Washington, DC – Political Journalism Track
15 weeks every fall and spring
George Mason University, Washington, DC
Temple University is partnering with The Fund for American Studies to provide opportunities for its students to attend the Political Journalism Track of the Capital Semester program held at George Mason University. The program combines substantive internships, courses for academic credit, professional development activities, site briefings and lectures led by working journalists.
Capital Semester combines hands-on professional experience in the journalism or communications field for 25 hours a week with a challenging academic experience. This fast-paced, residential program provides students from around the world with the opportunities to gain an edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.
- Internships – Placements with top news and media organizations as well as communications and PR firms
- Classes – 12 transferable credits from Georgetown University
- Housing – Roommate matching and furnished Capitol Hill apartments in the heart of D.C.
- Guest lectures – With Washington’s top print and broadcast journalists
- Site briefings & visits –At USA Today, the Newseum, World Bank, State Department and U.S. Capitol
- Leadership & professional development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
- Networking – Interaction with seasoned professionals and student journalists from around of the world
- Scholarships – Generous scholarships are awarded based on merit and financial need
Application and Deadline Information
Interested students should visit the website www.DCinternships.org for more information and to begin an online application. Question regarding the program or the application process may be sent to Dana Faught, Associate Director of Recruitment and Admissions at The Fund for American Studies, at firstname.lastname@example.org to 202-986-0384.
Students will be eligible to receive a 10% partner discount on the tuition and housing fees. In addition, students who complete their application by the Early Application Deadline will be eligible for an additional 5% discount. Students will also be eligible to apply for scholarship funding from TFAS.