Thomas Jefferson University

Acceptance Rate 78.09 %
SAT Average 1,225
2023 Tuition & Fees $44,350
Student Population 8,270
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $23,922

Academic Overview

Thomas Jefferson University Campus, Philadelphia, PA
Thomas Jefferson University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is a Medical school and medical center by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $44,350 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $23,103.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 8,270 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78.09% and the graduation rate is 71% last year.
The salary after graduation from Thomas Jefferson University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $54,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Thomas Jefferson's tuition & fees is $44,350. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $23,103.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Thomas Jefferson. The acceptance rate of Thomas Jefferson is 78.09% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 17.06%. The average graduation rate is 71% and the transfer-out rate is 21%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $23,922 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 8,270 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Thomas Jefferson University is 78.09 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Thomas Jefferson University is 71 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Thomas Jefferson University is 21 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Thomas Jefferson University is 84 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Thomas Jefferson University is 8,270
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Thomas Jefferson University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $23,922 at Thomas Jefferson University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1020 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Online Applicationwww.jefferson.edu/admissions/applying.html
Financial Aidwww.jefferson.edu/tuition-and-financial-aid.html
Net Price Calculatorjefferson.wbnpc.com/
Veterans Tuitionwww.jefferson.edu/university/academic-affairs/tju/academic-services/financial_aid/veterans-benefits.html
Disability Servicewww.jefferson.edu/life-at-jefferson/handbooks/policies/undergraduate-policies/accessibility-services.html

Offered Degrees

Thomas Jefferson offers 131 major programs through online and on-site education where 18 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate40
Associate's Degree30
Bachelor's Degree494
Post Bachelor's Degree125
Master's Degree383
Post Master's Degree42
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship90
Doctor's degree - professional practice71
Doctor's degree - other21

Special Learning Opportunities

Thomas Jefferson University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,916)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,821)

Veterans Benefits

Thomas Jefferson University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges