Thomas Jefferson Joint Degree Programs

If you have been admitted to Saint Joseph's and are interested in one of the joint degree programs that we offer with our partner school, Thomas Jefferson University, please follow the next steps for obtaining admission completing the application process into your preferred Plan A College Education Advanced Admission Program (PACE) program.

The Medical Laboratory Sciences and Biotechnology, Nursing, and Radiologic Sciences programs all require that you apply to both Saint Joseph’s University and Thomas Jefferson University with two separate applications in order to be considered for dual admission.

Medical Laboratory Sciences and Biotechnology

Radiologic Sciences


If qualified, Thomas Jefferson University will invite you for an interview. Exclusively the faculty and staff at Thomas Jefferson University make all decisions about your admission to the joint degree program, and the admissions office at Thomas Jefferson University will communicate with you directly about their decision.

If offered admission to Thomas Jefferson University, your coursework at Saint Joseph’s will be carefully planned to allow you to complete both your degree requirements at SJU and your pre-requisite coursework for Jefferson. Connie O’Hara, Saint Joseph's University’s Health Professions Advisor, is available work with those admitted into the program. 

We encourage you to submit your nonrefundable deposit to Saint Joseph's prior to May 1, 2018. 

If you have any questions regarding the application process or program options, you are advised to contact the admission representative designated at Jefferson for your program of interest.