30%

Acceptance Rate

$15,473

Avg.Financial Aid

009893

FAFSA Code

About Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,128

Website

www.jchs.edu

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SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Jefferson College of Health Sciences (JCHS) is a private not-for-profit institution located at Roanoke in Virginia and was established in 1914 in collaboration with Carilion Clinic. The college conducts regular health fairs and other medical programs for the welfare of the community and also extends it beyond their own locality. Popular majors at the college include Nursing, Physical Therapy Technician, and Occupational Therapist Assistant. The college an integral part of one of the largest health systems in Virginia. 

  • The college has a student population consisting of 1,081 students among which 841 are full-time students and 240 are part-time enrollments.

  • The student-faculty ratio at the college is 8:1.

  • The total graduation rate of the college is 43%.


 Online Education at JCHS

  • The college provides 20 online programs across 3 majors.

  • The classes are conducted in an immersive, interactive, and informational manner that demands student-involvement and class participation.


Reviews

  • The faculty and staff are very supportive of students in the college. One on one instruction is provided to every student of the college. This enables a deeper understanding of the course material and easier doubt resolving.

  • Clinical experience is provided to the students at nearby hospitals to help them excel in their practical work. The campus infrastructure and academic resources are sophisticated and updated.

  • Transferring credits are easy in this college. Hands-on programs are available in this college for students to have more exposure. Good placement opportunities are offered for graduate students.

  • The community is small and focused on maximizing scholastic gains in order to employ the same in their professional lives. JCHS PA programs are one of the best and prepare graduates to provide world-class diagnostic and medical services.

Location & Contact

Address

101 Elm Avenue SE

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8889858483
Fax: 8889858483
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Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

30%

SAT Range

930 - 1115

ACT Range

17 - 21

Application Fee

$35

SAT/ACT

Considered but not required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$25,433

Average Annual Cost

$26,416

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$470

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,344

Budget For Other Expenses

$8,106

Total One Year Cost

$44,536

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

8:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

65%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

100%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

30%

Male Professors

70%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

101 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

54 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

48 Graduates

Health Professions and Related Clin...

31 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

19 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

10 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

6 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

3 Graduates

Biology, General

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

776

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

31%

Full-time

79%

Part-time

21%

Students Gender

Male

19%

US National: 44%

Female

81%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

79% White

2% Unknown

9% Black

5% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

0 Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

6%

Out Of State

94%

In State

0

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$54,975 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 47% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

47%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,870/year

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$46,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$54,000/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$21,250

$31,091

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$221 - 323

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$15,473

Students Receiving Federal Grants

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,583

Students Receiving State Aid

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,296

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,751

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$17,071

$30K - $48K

$17,067

$48K - $75K

$12,644

$75K - $110K

$11,342

> $110K

$9,511

The college aids its students in payment of fees through various financial assistance options. These aids are provided in the form of scholarships, grants, loans, and work-study opportunities.

Students are required to meet certain eligibility factors to avail these facilities. The eligibility criteria include academic performance, nationality, citizenship, military background, and financial condition of the applicants. Eligible applicants are required to fill in the FAFSA form to apply for financial aid. Jefferson College of Health Sciences (JCHS) federal school code is 009893.

Some of the financial aid programs offered to the students are given here.

  • Federal Aids such as Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, and Federal Work-Study option along with Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan.

  • Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant (VTAG) is provided under State Aids.

  • Institutional Aids offered by the college include the Admission Awards, Educational Foundation Scholarships, and Merit Scholarship for Biomedical Sciences Student.

  • Military Aids such as Montgomery GI Bill, Post 9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program, Survivors and Dependents Educational Assistance Program, Veterans Educational Assistance Program, and the Tuition Assistance Program is provided.

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