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Thomas Jefferson, founded in 1824, is a private, upper-division university of the health sciences. Its 13-acre campus is located in the center of Philadelphia.

Website: www.jefferson.edu/

Private
Co-ed
3,734
Undergraduate
Students
(73.7%) 2,752 Women
(26.3%) 982 Men
4,371
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
66% of 4,317 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
March 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.62
SAT Math
530-630 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
540-630 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21-28 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$61,792
Tuition and Fees
$43,366
Room and Board
$14,287
Average Percent of Need Met
82%
Average Freshman Award
$39,621
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
304
Regular Class Size
Not reported
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Campus Life

Philadelphia Population
1,547,607
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
34% of all students
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.6% Asian
14.4% Black/African-American
10.9% Hispanic/Latino
7.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
57.3% White
2.9% Unknown
International Students
1.7%
First-Year Students Returning
83.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
55.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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