Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson College of Health Professions
Department of Professional & Continuing Studies

Academic Calendar

Students who want to take courses or complete prerequisites before entering a degree program can register for individual courses. All Jeff-At-Night credits are transferrable to the appropriate degree programs.

To register for a course, browse our Course Schedule listed below, and fill out the appropriate registration form and fax or mail it to:

Department of Professional and Continuing Studies

Jefferson College of Health Professions
130 South 9th Street, Suite 530
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-503-0564 fax

Questions? Contact us at 215-503-8414.

There is no cost to register before the first day of class on January 8th. Students who register on or after January 8th, will be subject to a $25 fee which will be applied to your Banner billing account. If for any reason you are dropped from a course and need to re-enroll, you will be subject to a $50 fee which will be applied to your Banner billing account.

Last day to add a course:

  • Full Semester: January 22
  • Accelerated I: January 15
  • Accelerated II: March 12

Grades are due to the Registrar:

  • Spring I - March 2
  • Full Semester and Spring II- May 6

JCHP Graduation - May 22

Important Dates

Classes Begin

Full Semester January 8
Spring I January 8
Spring II March 5

Add/Drop

Full Semester January 22
Spring I January 15
Spring II March 12

Last date to withdraw with W grade

Full Semester February 23
Spring I January 22
Spring II March 19

Classes End

Full Semester April 27
Spring I February 23
Spring II April 20
(Please note: end dates include final exam days)


Last date to remove “I” grade from the Fall 2017 semester:
January 26
 

2018 Holidays

Martin Luther King Day January 15
Spring Recess begin February 26
Spring Recess ends March 5

Session Codes

Entire Summer
(May 15 – August 24)
Class 5:20 p.m. – 8:20 p.m.
Labs 8:20 p.m. – 10:20 p.m.
(or otherwise noted)

ACC1 Accelerated I
(May 15 –June 30)
Class 5:20 p.m. – 8:20 p.m.
Labs 8:20 p.m. – 10:20 p.m.
(or otherwise noted)

ACC2 Accelerated II
(July 5 – August 24)
Class 5:20 p.m. – 8:20p.m.
Labs 8:20 p.m. – 10:20 p.m.
(or otherwise noted)

OL Online
/OL
 On campus and online

Days of the week are marked MTWRF; some sections have special times indicated

SECTIONS correspond to CRN numbers.
Sections denote the following:
01
 = OT only
10
 = Comprehensive Programs (Non P&CS Students)
81
 = Jeff-at-Night and Non-matriculating
Double check the CRN number when you register.

Please feel free to scan or send an image of your registration form to dpcs@jefferson.edu.

Also, as of July 1, 2017, the 10% employee discount will be discontinued.  Employees will now be responsible for this portion of their education. 

Summer 2017 Course Schedule

CRN Course Number Sect. Course Title Credits Session Day Start / End
60262 BIOL 110 81 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 3 E T 5:20PM - 8:20PM
60308 BIOL 110 81L Human Anatomy & Physiology I LAB 1 E T 8:20PM - 10:20PM
60316 BIOL 111 81 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 3 E R 8:20PM - 10:20PM
60317 BIOL 111 81L Human Anatomy & Physiology II LAB 1 E R 5:20PM - 8:20PM
60171 BIOL 315 81 Microbiology Lecture 3 E T 7:20PM - 10:20PM
60390 BIOL 316 81 Microbiology LAB 1 E T 5:20PM - 7:20PM
60264 CHEM 101 81 General Chemistry I 3 ACCI MR 5:20PM - 8:20PM
60311 CHEM 101 81L General Chemistry I LAB 1 ACCI MR 8:20PM - 10:00PM
70517 CHEM 102 81 General Chemistry II 3 ACCII MR 5:20PM - 8:20PM
70519 CHEM 102 81L General Chemistry II LAB 1 ACCII MR 8:20PM - 10:20PM
70399 CMST 212 81 Concepts in Database Mgmt. 3 ACCI OL OL
70591 CODP 203 81 CPT Coding Concepts 3 ACCI MW 5:20PM - 8:20PM
70486 CODP 204 81 Applications of CPT Coding 3 ACCII MW 5:20PM - 8:20PM
70489 CODP 205 81 ICD-10 PCS 3 ACCI TR 5:20PM - 8:20PM
70664 CODP 207 81 Reimbursement Methodology 3 ACCII OL OL
60483 EMS 101 81 Emergency Medical Tech-Basic 3 E MTWR TBA
60266 ENGL 101 81 Composition I 3 ACCI TR 5:20PM - 8:20PM
70520 ENGL 102 81 Composition II 3 ACCII TR 5:20PM - 8:20PM
70592 HCA 302 81 Healthcare Classification Systems 3 ACCI TR 5:20PM - 8:20PM
70476 HCA 303 81 Business and Healthcare Law 3 ACCI OL OL
70521 HCA 350 81 Princ. of Public Health & Epidemiology 3 ACCII OL OL
70522 HCA 351 81 Strategic Planning/
Marketing for HSOs
3 ACCII OL OL
70610 HIST111 81 United States History to 1865 3 ACCI OL OL
70665 HIST 112 81 United States History from 1865 3 ACCII OL OL
60448 HMIS 310 81 Mgmt Info Systems in Healthcare 3 ACCI OL OL
70523 HMIS 311 81 Info Resources & Tech. for Health Services 3 ACCII OL OL
70404 HMIS 401 81 Network Mgmt 3 ACCI OL OL
70524 HMIS 402 81 Systems Design 3 ACCII OL OL
70453 IDSC 590 10 Nutrition 3 ACCI OL OL
60258 MATH 101 81 College Algebra 3 E W 5:20PM - 8:20PM
60194 MATH 301 81 Statistics 3 ACCI OL OL
70575 MGMT 102 81 Human Resource Mgmt 3 ACCII OL OL
60387 NUTR 301 81 Current Concepts in Nutrition 3 ACCI OL OL
70451 NUTR 301 10 Current Concepts in Nutrition 3 ACCI OL OL
60452 PHIL 301 81 Healthcare Ethics 3 ACCI OL OL
70452 PHIL 301 10 Healthcare Ethics 3 ACCI OL OL
60092 PSYC 101 81 Intro to Psychology 3 E OL OL
70360 PSYC 361 81 Abnormal Psychology 3 ACCI OL OL
70359 SOC 302 81 Intro to Group Dynamics 3 ACCI OL OL

Graduate Courses

CRN Course Number Sect. Course Title Credits Session Day Start / End
70558 IDSC 590 81 Nutrition 3 ACCI OL OL