PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia is making some changes designed to attract new students.
The university is building a new residence hall to replace the old facility, they’ve restructured their tuition for undergraduates and reduced it for professional programs beginning fall 2018.READ MORE: Stray Bullet Kills Man Eating Thanksgiving Dinner Inside Norristown Home, Police Say
“We dramatically changed the pricing scale for our pharmacy, PT and OT programs such that now for the six-year degree its $190,000.”READ MORE: Philadelphia Sets New Record With 501st Homicide In Single Year After Man Killed In East Mount Airy
That’s down from more than $300,000, according to Vice President of Business Development and Enrollment Management Patty Vanston.MORE NEWS: Man Charged After Juvenile Shot In Alleged Road Rage Incident In Lehigh County, Police Say
And a student’s yearly tuition will not increase. The price is locked in at the time of enrollment.