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.