Jefferson College of Health Sciences

101 Elm Avenue SE, Roanoke, VA

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Jefferson College of Health Science in Roanoke, Virginia can prepare you for a future in the growing health care industry. JCHS awards Master's degrees in Healthcare Administration, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, and Physician's Assistant. Are you ready to start your career right away? A 12-month certificate program is available in Medical Laboratory Science, as well as two year Associate's degrees and four-year Bachelor's programs! Almost every type of healthcare career is represented at JCHS. Many options are available in Wellness, Therapy, Administration, Nursing, and Science! Whether you want to teach people how to get in shape, rehabilitate them after an injury, or analyze their test results, Jefferson College has a program for you!

JCHS is one of the only private healthcare colleges in the southeast; there are only about 1,000 total students. Over 90% of which pass license or certification exams on their first try!

Roanoke is one of the largest cities in Virginia and students are given opportunities to participate in clinical programs in the area or abroad.

The career resources center offers students help with resume writing, interview preparation, and career guidance. JCHS boasts 100% of graduates find employment in their field within six months.

Get your health care career started at Jefferson College today by visiting JCHS or by simply completing the form on this page.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of areas of study available at Jefferson College of Health Sciences. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.

Find more information about available programs offered by Jefferson College of Health Sciences by clicking the request information button to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions


Recreation and Fitness Studies

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The cost of attendance is approximately - per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The cost to submit an application is $35. The school's financial aid department offers additional information regarding types of aid, how to apply and more. Students may contact the school by calling (540) 985-8483. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $26,000 per year
  • For part-time students, charges are between $700-$830 per unit
  • Required fees for full-time students: $420

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Annual tuition for graduate students is estimated to range between $20,000-$24,000
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $750 to $900 per unit
  • Required fees for graduate students are around $420

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$12,507
Receiving Student Loans78%$8,340

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Contact Information

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