What is the School of design??
The School of Design educates curious makers in design practice to impact the world around them through the design of our messages, objects, spaces, and systems.
What is the College of Design and innovation??
The school’s College of Design and Innovation has been around since the 1940s and was influenced by the German Bauhaus School of Art. Today, the program offers courses in design history, design theory, and architecture in an immersive environment.
Where can I find free adult education classes in Philadelphia??
The Free Library of Philadelphia offers a wide variety of free classes at branches around the city. Additionally, the Office of Children and Families provides free adult education classes through a citywide network of community providers. Questions?
When did Philadelphia University change its name to Philadelphia Textile University??
In 1961, the school changed its name again, to Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science, but was still known as Philadelphia Textile for short. The university's student population doubled between 1954 and 1964, and doubled again by 1978, with programs in the arts, sciences, and business administration being introduced.