Accelerated Bachelor's Degree Completion

Accelerated Bachelor's Degree Completion

About the Program

No matter what’s fueling your ambition, the School of Continuing and Professional Studies has the tools and structure to help you every step of the way as you achieve your goals.


The Accelerated Bachelor of Science Degree Completion Program at the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) School of Continuing and Professional Studies is intended for those with some previous college experience who are ready to complete their undergraduate degree. Finishing your undergraduate education can open new paths and give you the confidence to take charge of your career. With eleven different majors to choose from, you have the power to decide where you want to take your education, at the pace that makes sense for you.

The degree completion program has the structure and support for you to succeed, with exciting features like:

  • Credit for previous education and work experience, allowing you to bring 30 to 72 transfer credits to start.
  • Accelerated 8-week terms, allowing you to change your schedule every two months, instead of traditional 15-week terms.
  • Support from application to graduation to help you thrive. Our professors know exactly what it's like to return to school—some even graduated from this program!
  • Three convenient locations, giving you more options to make this the best fit for your life and career.
  • Associate degree and city employee tuition discounts, making your education more affordable than ever.