Prerequisites

Students applying for admission to the Master of Arts in Education degree or the Master of Arts in Teaching degree from the Graduate Center for Jewish Education must have completed a bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) with a competitive grade-point average from an accredited college or university.

The following are strongly recommended:

  • Prior experience in teaching or working in an educational setting.
  • At least one year of college-level Hebrew or the equivalent Hebrew proficiency.

Corequisites (MA in Teaching only)

MA in Teaching (MAT) candidates are expected to teach at least 10 hours a week while they are enrolled in the program.