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Postbaccalaureate Pre-Professional Program (P4)

(1 year accelerated): March 1st-Priority Deadline
Fall (2 year): June 1st-Priority Deadline

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

Applications received after the priority deadlines are reviewed on a
space available basis and at the discretion of the admission committee


Application Instructions

1. Application

Jefferson Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences has partnered with, UniCAS, a central application service, to collect and manage applications to our  Postbaccalaureate Pre-Professional Program (P4).

UniCAS offers a detailed Instruction Manual in the Help Center section.
Please download this supplemental information for additional clarification regarding the application & Jefferson requirements.

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P4 is listed under Certificates on the Thomas Jefferson University CAS application

One-year accelerated program: Pre-Fall 2014
Two-year program choose term: Fall 2014

2. $75.00 Application Fee (non-refundable)

3. Official Transcripts

Applicants are required to submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended. This includes any study-abroad programs or transfer credit not reflected on undergraduate transcripts with full course titles and final grades.

If your courses were completed outside of the United States, you must submit a course-by-course evaluation from WES (

All transcripts/evaluations will be sent to UniCAS at the following address:

Thomas Jefferson CAS Transcript Processing Center
P.O. Box 9130
Watertown, MA 02471

4. Letters of Reference, Two Letters Required

The P4 requires 2 letters of recommendation (at least one academic). Applicants will submit their letters of recommendation through the UniCAS Application.

5. Standardized Tests

When requesting standardized tests to be sent to Jefferson College of Graduate Studies please use the following:

SAT: CEEB School Code=7923

GRE: Institution Code=2999

ACT: School Code=5536

6. Resume/CV

A Resume/CV can be uploaded to the Supporting Information section of the application under Attachments

7. Timeline

When an application is submitted, applicants will receive an email within 24 hours to confirm that we have received the application.

Once the application materials have been received and the application is complete and ready for review, the Office of Admissions will notify the candidate.

Applications will be reviewed and strong candidates will be invited for an interview with the Director of P4. A final decision will be communicated to all applicants within six weeks following the interview.

Please contact the Office of Admissions with any questions.