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Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University

+1 215-951-2800

4201 Henry Ave Philadelphia, PA USA 19144

Thomas Jefferson University was founded in 1824 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Students at the university have an average GPA of 3.73, an average SAT score of 1,083, and an average ACT score of 24.

The average first year retention rate at Thomas Jefferson University is 83%. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1 and here are 3,754 undergraduate students at the university.

5.2% of the student body are international students, 44.2% are of minority backgrounds, and 72% are women. The university has an acceptance rate of 63.9%.

The application fee is $50. The school no longer requires applicants to submit standardized test scores, however they may if they believe the scores will assist their application.

Over 95% of all undergraduate students receive some form of financial assistance. 65% of graduate students receive some form of financial assistance. The school has been ranked one of the best colleges for value by the U.S. News & World Report. Tuition at Thomas Jefferson University is $38,160for all undergraduate students.

The core programs at Thomas Jefferson University are engineering, architecture, business, fashion and textiles, design, science, social science, and health.

There are also more than 30 study abroad options across over 40 countries. Additionally, the Honors Institute at Thomas Jefferson provides a space for exquisite scholars to learn together. The program focuses on developing analytical skills, communication skills, leadership, and more.

On campus, students can participate in one of 17 varsity sports. There are also athletic clubs, intramural sports, yoga classes, and more. Student organizations range from social organizations to charity groups, to groups which focus on diversity.

The median salary of graduates from Thomas Jefferson is impressive at $73,000. Further, 97% of graduates are employed within one year of their graduation. The graduation rate is 91.8%.

Thomas Jefferson University has two main campuses, both located in Philadelphia. Philadelphia provides a bustling atmosphere for students to experience during their four years. There is a plethora of cuisine, art, culture, athletics, and more.

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