Jewish Theological Seminary of America

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3080 Broadway

New York, NY 10027

(212) 678-8832

Fax: (212) 280-6022



Contact: Reina Cohen

Director of Admissions
Main Address

3080 Broadway

New York, NY 10027

(212) 678-8000

www.jtsa.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 190

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 46

Degree-seeking undergrads: 190

Graduate enrollment: 204

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $65

Online application fee: $65
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 60%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 100%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Music – General Performance B
Music Theory/Composition B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Jewish/Judaic Studies B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious/Sacred Music B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Jewish Theological Seminary of America Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (212) 678-8000
Website: www.jtsa.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.jtsa.edu/apply-to-the-joint-program
Address: 3080 Broadway, New York, NY 10027-4649
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 336
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 79%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 6 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 288 (86% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $56,778
Out-of-state Tuition: $56,778
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 66%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $20,947

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Jewish Theological Seminary of America Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Jewish Theological Seminary of America.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Philosophy and Religious Studies 111
Theology and Religious Vocations 131
Grand total 242

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Jewish Theological Seminary of America and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $56,778
Out-of-state $56,778
Books and supplies $500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $33,160
Out-of-state $33,160

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 25 66%
Grant or scholarship aid 25 66% $20,947
Student loan aid 9 24% $7,500

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 108 68% $23,907
Federal student loans 32 20% $5,919

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Jewish Theological Seminary of America students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 139 60 79
Percent admitted 100% 47% 47%
Percent admitted who enrolled 22% 25% 20%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Jewish Theological Seminary of America Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 336
Undergraduate enrollment 147
Graduate enrollment 189

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Jewish Theological Seminary of America Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., Accreditation Commission
    • (SCPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE and supervisory CPE programs

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