Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Admissions

Our admissions team helps students find the right program for them, whether they're a high school or college student.

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Tuition

Student tuition and fee rates are contingent on the desired academic programs and current student status. To find your applicable tuition and fees information follow the links below.

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Financial Aid

96% of our undergraduate students and more than 65% of our graduate students receive financial assistance. The Office of Student Financial Aid helps students secure federal, state, institutional and private funding. Learn more about our available loan, grant and other financial award options.

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ADMISSION TO THE JEFFERSON COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS

The Jefferson College of Health Professions is pledged to consider all candidates for admission without regard to race, color, national and ethnic origin, religion, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS – HEALTH PROFESSIONS PROGRAMS

The Jefferson College of Health Professions is a career-oriented, baccalaureate, graduate certificate, master’s, and doctoral degree institution that offers professional study mainly to students who have completed approximately two to four years of prerequisite coursework elsewhere. Students enter after completing prerequisite coursework at an accredited college or university. Unless otherwise noted, specific college credits are required for admission. Specific programs and the courses required for admission are listed within the respective department web pages. Upon approval of the Dean, certain admission prerequisites may be deferred until after matriculation.

SELECTION

The responsibility for determining the admission of candidates is vested in the Committee on Admissions. Criteria for selection include the strength of the academic record (with particular emphasis on performance in science and other related courses), work and/or volunteer experience, test scores if applicable and recommendations. Personal characteristics are important, particularly the ability to function in a healthcare setting.

ADMISSION OF VETERANS

Veterans are admitted under the same general requirements as non-veterans. Career counseling services are available. Questions regarding the credentials of veterans should be discussed with the Office of Admissions.