Jewish Theological Seminary of America Rankings

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In the World#2893 of 14178
In North America#872 of 2629
In the United States#803 of 2528
In New York State#81 of 221
In New York City#31 of 92

Quick Review

Religion
Jewish
Acceptance rate
59%
Average SAT
1406
Average ACT
32
Avg. cost to attend
$50,088 /y
Aid receiving
84%
Undergraduates
144
Graduates
191
Male:Female Ratio
44:56
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
jtsa.edu

Jewish Theological Seminary of America Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate59%61%58%
Applicants1164967
Admissions693039
Freshmen enrolled full time381721

24 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

31 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
16 or 42%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1343
or below

75% of them
had 1468
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Jewish Theological Seminary of America are 1343-1468 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
23 or 61%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 30
or below

75% of them
had 33
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Jewish Theological Seminary of America are 30-33 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Considered but not required
Secondary school GPA Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White254 (76%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown53 (16%)
Hispanic15 (4%)
Nonresident Alien7 (2%)
Black or African American2 (0.6%)
Asian2 (0.6%)
Two or more races1 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$50,088/year
Average aid awarded
$26,037
Students receiving aid
84%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$34,981
$30-48K$35,219
$48-75K$22,062
$110K+$50,397

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$56,128$32,980
Tuition in-state$56,128$32,980
Tuition out-of-state$56,128$32,980
Fee in-district$2,984$1,570
Fee in-state$2,984$1,570
Fee out-of-state$2,984$1,570

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity158
Room charge$12,900

Jewish Theological Seminary of America Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Jewish & Judaic Studies37143
Religious Education191
Rabbinical Studies13
Religious & Sacred Music2
Grand Total37484
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate91%100%83%
  • Full-time retention rate - 97%

Publications & Citations

Publications
254
Citations
854

Publication count by topic

History
81
Philosophy
54
Sociology
48
Art
26
Psychology
14
Medicine
11
Political science
7
Computer science
2
Geography
1
Engineering
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History702265
Art750167
Philosophy869166
Sociology2703118
Psychology4465105
Political science47024
Medicine544338
Computer science63713

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199032
199104
199223
199332
199416
199586
1996487
199758
199834
1999678
200017
2001113
200216
2003712
200458
2005436
2006715
2007117
2008711
2009933
2010831
20111440
2012943
20131150
2014854
20151259
20161148
2017638
2018843
20191644
2020756

General info

WikipediaJewish Theological Seminary of America
Total FTE staff195
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and Contacts

Address3080 Broadway
New York, New York, 10027-4649
United States
City population8,399,000
Phone2126788000