Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Health Sciences

At Jefferson, you will be treated as a professional from day one.

In our stimulating and supportive environment, you will build a strong foundation in sciences and humanities, preparing you for success in doctoral-level courses for a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD).


4 years


On-Site: East Falls Campus


Early Action: November 1
Regular Decision:
March 1

You will have the opportunity to take courses with other pre-medical, health science and future pharmacy students, and experience undergrad life like studying abroad and participating in student life and leadership experiences.

Students who meet the progression criteria through the Health Sciences BS Pre-Pharmacy program are guaranteed an interview for the competitive professional pharmacy program at Jefferson College of Pharmacy.

Health Sciences BS Sequence (East Falls Campus)


Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab
Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab
General Biology I with Lab
General Biology II with Lab
General Chemistry I with Lab
General Chemistry II with Lab
Physics I with Lab
Physics II with Lab
Organic Chemistry I with Lab
Organic Chemistry II with Lab
Calculus Microbiology with Lab
Writing Seminar I
Social Sciences (Psychology, Debating US Issues, Global Citizenship)
Humanities (American Diversity, Global Diversity, Ethics)

To see professional phase curriculum, please visit the Jefferson College of Pharmacy curriculum page
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