Thomas Jefferson University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Thomas Jefferson University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,720 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1824 and is one of the 44 colleges located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Fair
At Thomas Jefferson University you can get your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Thomas Jefferson University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Nursing, Pharmacy, Occupational Therapy, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student to faculty ratio at Thomas Jefferson University is pretty decent - 15:1. Find out more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$36,200
High
Average tuition charges are extremely high - about $35,300 per year. The additional fees at Thomas Jefferson University beyond tuition are about $900; this comes to $36,200 per year.

Read the details about Thomas Jefferson University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Thomas Jefferson University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00. The first-professional application fee is $80.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Thomas Jefferson University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (215) 955-6000 or check Thomas Jefferson University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,100
Medium
Thomas Jefferson University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Thomas Jefferson University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Thomas Jefferson University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 800 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- approximately $5,100 per year.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Thomas Jefferson University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Thomas Jefferson University seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Thomas Jefferson University Location and Maps



Post Address: Thomas Jefferson University, 1020 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
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