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We offer a variety of degree options for students in an array of disciplines to meet educational objectives: graduate; bachelors; associates; and certificates.

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Joseph G. Cacchione, MD

Jefferson Appoints Enterprise-Wide CEO

Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health’s Board of Trustees have announced that Joseph G. Cacchione, MD, will join as the organization’s new CEO, effective September 6, 2022. Dr. Cacchione comes from Ascension, one of the largest nonprofit healthcare systems in the U.S., where he has served as an integral leader since 2017.

Mark L. Tykocinski, MD

Tykocinski Appointed President of Thomas Jefferson University

As part of its planning for a new senior executive operating model, the Thomas Jefferson University Board of Trustees appointed Mark L. Tykocinski, MD, as the next President of Thomas Jefferson University. Reflecting on his appointment, Dr. Tykocinski observed, “As proud as I am of what we have accomplished at Thomas Jefferson University so far, it is only the beginning."

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Our Philadelphia campuses are tradition-breakers and beautiful places to learn. We cross the city and the suburbs. From our vibrant Center City campus to our East Falls grounds and beyond, each location offers a unique learning environment.

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Important Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

The health and safety of the Jefferson community are of the utmost importance to us. As we continue to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) impact on our students, faculty and staff, our dedicated site contains updates to the Jefferson community and general information about COVID-19. 

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Dare to Ask, Dare to Answer

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To redefine humanly possible, we dare to ask the bold questions. But asking tough questions isn’t enough–we need to answer them. By converging people, ideas and perspectives, we find innovative solutions for real-world problems. We focus on our craft to drive progress and growth in architecture, business, design, engineering, fashion & textiles, health, medicine, nursing, science and social science.

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Celebrating the Class of 2022

Commencement Stories

Take a closer look at our May 12, 13 and 25 ceremonies through photos, video and the stories below. Visit our Commencement 2022 site for more.

Severino Alfonso and Loukia Tsafoulia
College of Architecture & the Built Environment

Synesthesia's Global Debut

Led by Severino Alfonso and Loukia Tsafoulia and of the College of Architecture & the Built Environment’s Synesthetic Research & Design Lab, Synesthesia's spherical “blob” acts as an interactive, three-dimensional cinema — a living organism producing dynamic, unexpected and sensorial experiences. In April, Synesthesia debuted in Rome.

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Kanbar College of Design, Engineering & Commerce

Fashion Design Film 2022

Celebrating the hard work of our graduating senior students in Fashion Design, the  2022 Fashion Design Film marks a four-year journey of persistence, courage, strength and professional and personal growth. Learn about the students, their inspirations, design journeys, motivations and dreams as they reflect on their time at Jefferson.

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Fashion Students’ Collections Shine at New York Fashion Week

Two Jefferson fashion design students were invited to showcase their work at the Designers’ Premier show as part of New York Fashion Week in February.