Thomas Jefferson UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$41,866

Avg tuition

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About Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,026, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 66%. The university offers 49 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 70%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $41,866.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

66% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 66%

Retention Rate 84%

Graduation Rate 70%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1070-1260

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-28

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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70%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

8k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

56%

Two or more races

12%

Black

10%

Hispanic

10%

Unknown

5%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

4%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

36% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

36%

State Grant Aid

25%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

36%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,866
State Grant Aid $3,667
Institution Grant Aid $28,053
Pell Grant Aid $4,778
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.