Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary: Ranking & Review

United States

Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1591590

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $2,800 and other expenses per full academic year.

Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 150 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$9,700$9,700
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0

Programs and Degrees

Theology and Religious Vocations1313
Grand Total1313

A total of 13 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary.

Graduation rate54%54%
  • Full-time retention rate - 92%

General info

Religious affiliationJewish
Mission StatementKYRS educational program was set to educate its students in Talmud,Halacha and Chassidus in a classroom setting. The studies absorbed during his college years will guide him throughout his future life. A KYRS graduate will enhance society with his valued education by fitting in with various vocations and community services, as well as prepare people for further study.The end goal of education is a life-long love of learning and scholarship.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff15
Instructional FTE11
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Faith-Related Institutions

Location and Contacts

Address340 Illington Road
Ossining, New York, 10562
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe
City population38,000