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Continuing & Professional Studies
We offer a variety of degree options for students in an array of disciplines to meet educational objectives: graduate; bachelors; associates; and certificates.
Engaging, relevant online learning experiences designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals.
Jefferson, Lehigh Valley Health Network Sign Non-Binding Letter of Intent to Combine
On Dec. 19, 2023, Jefferson and Lehigh Valley Health Network announced they have signed a non-binding letter of intent to create a leading integrated care delivery system, including a national research university, and an expanded not-for-profit health plan.
Take a Virtual Tour
Experience an immersive virtual tour of our East Falls Campus — including inside looks at labs, campus academic buildings, program-specific videos, athletic fields and more.
Occupational Therapy Class Adapts Toys for Children
This time of year, toys can fill children with joy. But for children with a disability, a toy’s switches, toggles and buttons can make them cumbersome. Now, adjunct professor Zach Samalonis and students in his 3D Printing and Rehabilitation course have combined the gift-giving spirit with modern technology to ease the stress.
Celebrating First-Generation Students
First-generation college students often face unique academic and financial challenges—including, on average, lower post-graduation salaries than their continuing-generation peers. Recognizing these challenges and aiming to create programming that supports Jefferson’s first-generation students, the University hosted the First-Generation Celebration Luncheon, an inaugural campus-wide event for first-generation students.
Visit Thomas Jefferson University
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.
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.
An Aggressive Advocate for Passive Construction
Craig Griffen, RA, LEED AP, professor of architecture in the College of Architecture & the Built Environment, focuses his research on applying passive energy strategies to the design of suburban and urban housing in ways that are more attractive and economical for today’s consumers.
Med Student Enters NFL Diversity in Sports Medicine Pipeline
Growing up, Azra Dees enjoyed dancing, playing basketball and volunteering at the hospital where her dad worked as an anesthesiologist. All these interests merged. When Sidney Kimmel Medical College was chosen to be part of the NFL Diversity in Sports Medicine Pipeline Initiative, Dees applied right away.
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.
Fashion Pop-Up Shop Teaches Students Real-World Skills
With Destiny’s Child and other turn-of-the-millennium artists blasting in the Kanbar Performance Space, Fashion Merchandising & Management students sold their original clothing designs and accessories while gaining real-world experience. Net proceeds benefited the Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter.