Thomas Jefferson University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
130 South Ninth Street, Edison Building, Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 503-8890
(877) 533-3247
Fax: (215) 503-7241

Contact: Karen Astle
Assistant Dean for Admission
Main Address
130 South Ninth Street, Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 503-8890

www.jefferson.edu/

Size
Total undergrads: 1,121
Degree-seeking undergrads: 893
Graduate enrollment: 1,047

Setting
Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biotechnology B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology B
B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Cytotechnology B
Diagnostic Medical Sonography B
Nursing (RN) B
Nursing – Preoperative/Surgical B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Science Technologies

Biology Technician B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor's degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Thomas Jefferson University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (215) 955-6000
Website: www.jefferson.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.jefferson.edu/admissions/applying.html
Address: 1020 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 8,026
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 5,579 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $41,866
Out-of-state Tuition: $41,866
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $31,010

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Thomas Jefferson University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Thomas Jefferson University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Architecture and Related Services 153
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1278
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 73
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Engineering 321
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 14313131
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 121
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Physical Sciences 11
Psychology 121
Visual and Performing Arts 53
Grand total 184493710

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Thomas Jefferson University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $41,866
Out-of-state $41,866
Books and supplies $1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $21,978
Out-of-state $21,978

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 559 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 557 99% $31,010
Student loan aid 391 69% $8,144

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,728 77% $21,488
Federal student loans 2,329 66% $8,386

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Thomas Jefferson University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Thomas Jefferson University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,317 1,217 3,100
Percent admitted 100% 66% 66%
Percent admitted who enrolled 15% 16% 14%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Thomas Jefferson University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 8,026
Undergraduate enrollment 3,665
Graduate enrollment 4,361

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Thomas Jefferson University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
    • Occupational Therapy (OTD) - Programs leading to a Doctoral Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., Accreditation Commission
    • (SCPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE and supervisory CPE programs
    • (CPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
    • Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
  • Council on Education for Public Health
    • Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
    • Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists
    • Medical Dosimetry (MD) - Programs for medical dosimetrists
    • Magnetic Resonance (MR) - Programs for magnetic resonance technologists
  • Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology
    • Nuclear Medicine Technologist (NMT) - Programs for the nuclear medicine technologist
  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education
    • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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