Based in Philadelphia—the fourth-largest media market in the United States and the birthplace of freedom—the School of Media and Communication (SMC) at Temple University is one of the most exciting places in the world to study advertising, broadcasting, journalism, media studies and production, and strategic communication. When you enter Annenberg Hall or Weiss Hall, you’ll feel SMC’s electric energy as you mix with alumni, professors, professionals and other students who gather every day on a bustling urban campus.
While studying on Main Campus or through one of our Study Away programs, you’ll learn by doing under the direction of esteemed faculty who range from world-renowned scholars to Emmy and Pulitzer Prize–winning practitioners. SMC classrooms employ industry-standard technology, and students take advantage of our own ad agency, local-news website, record label and TV station. By engaging in a wide variety of learning methods, you’ll immerse yourself in this diverse and ever-evolving industry while preparing for your future. Join us, and get involved in the evolving, exciting and fast-paced world of media and communication.