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Jewish Theological Seminary of America

New York, NY
University Website: www.jtsa.edu
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The Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTS or JTSA) is located in New York. It is one of the academic and spiritual centers of Conservative Judaism, and a major center for academic scholarship in Jewish studies.

JTS operates five schools: Albert A. List College of Jewish Studies (which is affiliated with Columbia University and offers joint/double bachelors degree programs with both Columbia and Barnard College); The Graduate School; the William Davidson Graduate School of Jewish Education; the H. L. Miller Cantorial School and College of Jewish Music; and The Rabbinical School. It also operates a number of research and training institutes.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $15,640.00 avg tuition

3080 Broadway
New York, NY 10027-4649
(212) 678-8000

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Areas of Study:

  • Theology And Religious Vocations
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Jewish Theological Seminary of America

Applied 130
Admitted 68 52%
Enrolled total 43
Full Time: 42
Part Time 1
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 650 740
SAT Math 600 720
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 630 730
ACT Composite 29 33
ACT English 30 34
ACT Math 28 33
ACT Writing 8 10
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 96%
4-year graduation rate 71%
6-year graduation rate 88%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Jewish Theological Seminary of America

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $15,640.00 $15,640.00 $15,640.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,050.00 $1,050.00 $1,050.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $890.00 $890.00 $890.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $23,420.00 $23,420.00 $23,420.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,050.00 $1,050.00 $1,050.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,100.00 $1,100.00 $1,100.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
(with family)
Room and Board $9,660.00 $16,875.00 $4,000.00
Other Expenses $4,000.00 $4,000.00 $4,000.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $65.00
Graduate Application Fee $65.00
Books and Supplies $800.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 78%
Percent receiving grant aid 78%
Avg amount of grant aid $20,848.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 42%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,574.00

Jewish Theological Seminary of America

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Rabbinical Studies X
Religious Education X
Religious/Sacred Music X X

Scholarships for Students in New York

Name Amount Deadline
Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity Up to $5,000 April 30, 2017
AOTF New York Scholarship Varies October 26, 2017

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