Health Professions Partnerships Thomas Jefferson University

Penn State Abington offers the following articulation and transfer agreements with Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) for First-Year students.

 

3 + 3 in Physical Therapy (Bachelor’s degree in Science/Doctor of Physical Therapy)
Complete the first three years at Penn State Abington and your final three years at TJU. You can earn a Bachelor’s degree in Science with the Life Science option from Penn State Abington and a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from TJU. Students must apply to this program directly from high school.

 

(The admissions criteria for the 3+3 Doctor of Physical Therapy program is in transition. The updated requirements will be posted here as soon as possible. In the meantime, if you have any questions about the admissions requirements, interview process, etc., please call or email Erica Pulaski at 215-881-7345, eag120@psu.edu.)

 

2 + 2 in Specialized Sciences (Associate degree in LAS/Bachelor’s degree in Science)
Complete the first two years of prerequisite coursework at Penn State Abington and complete your final two years at TJU. You can be admitted to TJU for a specialized science degree, such as Nursing, Bioscience Technologies, or Radiologic Sciences. Those completing this program will earn an associate degree from Penn State Abington in Letters, Arts, and Sciences and a bachelor of science degree from TJU.

 

3 + 2 in Biotechnology, Cyotechnology, or Medical Technology (Bachelor’s degree in Science/Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Biotechnology, Cyotechnology, or Medical Technology)
Complete the first three years of prerequisite course work at Penn State Abington and complete your final two years at TJU. You can earn a Bachelor’s degree in Science from Penn State Abington and both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Biotechnology, Cyotechnology, or Medical Technology from TJU.

 

3 + 2 in Occupational Therapy (Bachelor’s degree in Psychological and Social Sciences/Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy)
Complete the first three years of prerequisite course work at Penn State Abington and the final two years at TJU. You can earn a Bachelor’s degree in Psychological and Social Sciences from Penn State Abington and a Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from TJU.