Yeshiva University

United States of America

325thQS World Ranking

Yeshiva University was founded in 1886 and is located in Manhattan, New York. It was established as the premier Jewish university. Presently, Yeshiva University has four campuses in the city and one in Israel.

The university's undergraduate schools offer a dual curriculum inspired by Judaism’s Hashkafa philosophy of Torah and Secular Knowledge combining academic education with the study of the Torah.

The university comprises of various schools and colleges: Yeshiva College, School of Graduate and Professional Studies, SY Syms School of Business and Stern College for Women, College of Medicine, School of Law, Graduate School of Jewish Studies, Graduate School of Psychology and School of Social Work. It follows a semester based academic calendar. Psychology, Accounting, Economics, Biology/Biological Sciences, Business Administration and Management are the most popular majors at Yeshiva University. 

The university has a total student population of over 6,000 of which more than 2,700 are enrolled in under graduate programs. The university has a student to faculty ratio of 7:1 and has an acceptance rate of 80%. It also offers one year study abroad program in Israel, which sent over 600 students in 2016. 

Notable Alumni: Norman Lamm (American Modern Orthodox rabbi, scholar, author and Jewish communal leader), Barbara Kay Olson (American lawyer and conservative television commentator)

Program
Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

There are 3 courses namely A: Introduction to Jewish PhilosophyMajor Topics: Philosophical foundations of Judaism; readings from classical and contemporary writers; major religious and national issues and philosophical concepts; first semester: basic beliefs; second semester: contemporary issues; B: Interpersonal RelationshipsMajor Topics: Ethics, charity, slander, revenge, usury; C: Jews in Medieval Spain Major Topics: Social, economic and communal development of various communities of Sephardic Jews. Each course is for 3 credits.

Students who wish to register for CollegeNOW must be high school juniors or seniors. Students must complete a brief online application and submit a copy of their high school transcripts prior to registering for courses. Online Application to be completed, The application fee is $65, payable online by credit or debit card, Submit your transcripts (both hard copies and soft copies)

Jewish Studies Majors enable graduates for further studies in law, education, business, and communal work, as well as prime candidates for rabbinical or cantorial school, theological studies.

31st Dec

English

The 60 credit AS in Management integrates traditional business disciplines, such as management, accounting, and human resources, with emerging fields including data science and digital marketing. This imaginative, projectbased curriculum will bring ideas to life and use New York City as a classroom. Each semester, students engage offcampus with real businesses and cultural institutions to enhance classroom learning.

Online Application form.(Earn your Associate's degree at Katz and, upon meeting entrance requirements, you may begin your Bachelor s in Business and Management at the Sy Syms School of Business.)

Management, Accounting, and Human resources, Data science and digital marketing

5th Jan

English

This course usually involves periods and subjects including art history, classical studies, creative writing, English language and English literature, history, modern languages, music, philosophy and religious studies.By taking courses in the arts and humanities, you can deepen your cultural understanding and awareness, in addition to developing analytical, critical thinking, written and communication skills.

Completed application , Essay, $65 application fee, Official SAT(1170) or ACT (24) scores, Official high school transcript, Interview, Transcripts and copies of certificates must be in English or Hebrew

Sociologist, psychologist, graphic designer, artist, social worker etc

1st Feb

English

The computer science program at Yeshiva College stresses both the practical and the theoretical aspects of computers. Students learn programming languages, advanced technology, digital logic and analysis of algorithms. The curriculum is designed under guidelines established by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). Several computer languages are supported, including C/C++/Visual C++, C#, Java, Javascript, Ruby, Scala, Perl and Python, as well as Fortran for extensive scientific computations.

Completed application , Essay, $65 application fee, Official SAT(1170) or ACT (24) scores, Official high school transcript, Interview, Transcripts and copies of certificates must be in English or Hebrew

Software applications developer. Computer systems analyst, Computer systems engineer, Network systems administrator, Database administrator, Business intelligence analyst,Web developer,Computer programmer.

1st Feb

English

The Mathematics major at Yeshiva College includes the options of specialized tracks in computer science and actuarial science. Topics of faculty research include: partial differential equations, dynamical systems, functional analysis, operator theory, geometric analysis, nonlinear analysis, computational time series analysis, financial mathematics, data science, highenergy physics, theory of elasticity, mathematical biology, integral equations, and group theory.

Completed application , Essay, $65 application fee, Official SAT(1170) or ACT (24) scores, Official high school transcript, Interview, Transcripts and copies of certificates must be in English or Hebrew

Actuarial science, Mathematics, Computer science, Biomathematics, Finance

1st Feb

a) University online application

b) $65 application fee

c) Official high school transcripts and Essay

d) Official SAT/ACT scores

e) Typical SAT scores: Reading (610-710), Math (580-710), ACT Composite (24-29)

f) Average GPA

g) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English

h) TOEFL: IBT -82

i) Acceptance rate: 80% (2015)

j) Interview

Requirements may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

 

Fees

Undergraduate: $41,000

Graduate: Fees vary for each program

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living is $18,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: January 12

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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University Stats

6500

Students

590

International Students

3000

Undergraduates

3500

Postgraduate

800

Faculty Strength

8

Student Faculty Ratio

80
%

Acceptance Rate

$
41000

Tuition Fees

$
18000

Living Cost

$
2500

Other Fees

3.49

Avg. GPA

80
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD