Apr 22, 2019  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

Jewish Studies

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Jewish Studies is an inter-departmental, multi-disciplinary program offering a 24-credit major leading to a BA degree in Jewish Studies with courses in such fields as history, Hebrew language and literature, English and other literatures, religion, sociology, and political science. It also offers independent study and fieldwork on Jewish subjects and a 12-credit minor.

What can I do with my degree in Jewish Studies?

Graduates continue to careers in education, law, business, religious life, academics, politics, publishing and the arts.  Jewish Studies majors are well-prepared to apply for graduate studies in many fields.

Programs and Courses

 Program and Courses in Jewish Studies  

Administration and Faculty

Program Office:

1546 West

Program Director:

Leah Garrett
1328 West
(212) 772-5097


Jewish Studies Faculty  

HEGIS Code: 0309

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