A program that prepares individuals for ordination as Rabbis. Includes instruction in Talmud, Halacha, Liturgy and Rituals, Rabbinical Thought, Jewish Ethics, Jewish Education, Pastoral Counseling and Homiletics.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion||64||44%||N/A|
|2||Rabbinical Seminary of America||22||21%||$17,800|
|3||Jewish Theological Seminary of America||20||20%||$34,410|
|4||American Jewish University||9||14%||$46,869|
|6||Rabbinical College Bobover Yeshiva Bnei Zion||9||13%||$16,260|
|7||Academy for Jewish Religion-California||7||64%||N/A|
|8||Mesivta Torah Vodaath Rabbinical Seminary||5||21%||$18,300|
|9||Talmudic College of Florida||1||14%||$23,900|
|10||Hebrew Theological College||1||3%||$35,430|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Rabbinical Studies program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.