Thomas Jefferson University

Second Degree Accelerated BSN

Thomas Jefferson University Second Degree Accelerated BSN Nursing School


Basic Information: Thomas Jefferson University is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  This program is for students who have already earned a bachelor's degree in another field and have finished the basic requirements for their BSN.

Must Dos: Students must apply to Thomas Jefferson University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: 12 months.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology with Lab, Microbiology with Lab, Chemistry with Lab, Statistics, and Nutrition. There are also 39 elective credits that must be completed found here.  All courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Prior Classwork Information: No prior classwork information listed.

Application Information: The application deadline for the College of Nursing is February 15th for fall admission.  The application for Thomas Jefferson University can be found here.  

Admission Tests: Students with a cumulative GPA lower than 3.2 are required to complete either the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) exam.  International students must also complete the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam. 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here.  

Updated: July 2018.