Doctor of Health Science


  • Center City Campus
  • College of Health Professions

Degree Earned


Program Length

3-4 years

Program Type

  • Online


Master’s degree or higher;
Professional healthcare or equivalent experience preferred


Name: Adam Bailis, PhD
  • Interim Program Director, Doctor of Health Science
  • Professor
  • Associate Dean of Research

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Admissions Prerequisites

Before applying to Jefferson, you should review the prerequisites required for admission for your program of interest. Our admissions team is available to assist with questions and to provide guidance on your next steps.

Degree & GPA

GPA Requirement: A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required. 

Degree Prerequisite: Applicants are required to have a Master’s degree or higher in a health related discipline from a regionally accredited college or university. 

Professional Observation Hours: Professional healthcare experience is strongly preferred. Exceptions are made with prior approval by the Department. 


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Phone: 215-951-2800