Doctor of Education in Leadership / Jewish Education
Gratz College

Program Details

The online Doctor of Education in Leadership with a concentration in Jewish Education is a degree program designed to help meet the modern demands of Jewish Education.  The curriculum merges current pedagogy with deep traditions of Jewish education.  Students will improve their skills and knowledge base, so they are prepared for a variety of Jewish instructional settings.  Graduates are prepared for careers in day schools, supplementary schools, and informal educational positions.  In addition to courses in Jewish Education fundamentals, orientations, methods, and Jewish Studies, you will also become proficient in the Hebrew language.


Three summer residencies are required.

  • Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with GPA of 3.0
  • 3-5 years of professional experience in an appropriate educational setting
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Interview
  • Personal statement
  • TOEFL scores for those whose native language is not English

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education