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Overview for Jewish/Judaic Studies

A program that focuses on the history, culture, and religion of the Jewish people. Includes instruction in Jewish religious heritage, sacred texts, and law; Jewish philosophy and intellectual history; Jewish life and culture, both in Israel and the Jewish Diaspora; historical Jewish minority cultures such as the Yiddish, Sephardic, and other; anti-Semitism, gentile relations and Shoa; Zionism; and modern developments within Judaism.

Careers for Jewish/Judaic Studies Majors

A major in Jewish/Judaic Studies is highly relevant for the following careers. National averages for wages in each career is provided.

Colleges Offering a Major in Jewish/Judaic Studies

Top 43 U.S. Colleges with the highest percentage of Jewish/Judaic Studies among the 2008-2009 graduating class.

AddInfoCollege Name Degrees Awarded/
Hebrew Theological College
Skokie, IL
Jewish Theological Seminary of America
New York, NY
Hebrew College
Newton Centre, MA
Open Admissions$22,050 
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 Michigan Jewish Institute
W Bloomfield, MI
American Jewish University
Los Angeles, CA
Yeshiva University
New York, NY
Moderately Selective$32,094 
Bennington College
Bennington, VT
Moderately Selective$39,760 
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Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA
Highly Selective$38,062 
CUNY Brooklyn College
Brooklyn, NY
Highly Selective$10,411 
CUNY Queens College
Flushing, NY
Highly Selective$10,407 
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Degrees awarded represents the number of bachelor's degrees awarded among the 2008-2009 graduating class.