Undergraduate Certificate in Jewish Studies

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Students seeking a first credential in Jewish Studies may wish to advance their level of Jewish literacy by completing the Undergraduate Certificate in Jewish Studies, a 24-credit program consisting of 8 courses in Jewish Studies. These courses may be completed either in the classroom or on-line.

Students wishing to expand their knowledge of Jewish studies, or those considering enrollment in the M.A. program in Jewish Studies, may opt for the Certificate in Jewish Studies. This 18-credit graduate certificate is awarded at the half-way point toward a M.A. in Jewish Studies.

24 credits (8 courses) in Jewish Studies:

  • 3 courses in Classical Jewish Studies (including Introduction to Classical Judaism)
  • 3 courses in Modern Jewish Studies (including Judaism’s Encounter with Modernity)
  • 2 courses in Jewish Studies Electives