Executive Master of Arts in Jewish Education
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

Program Details

Earn an Executive Master of Arts degree in Jewish Education through Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.  This degree is designed for working professionals looking to expand opportunities in Jewish education.  Students should have a minimum of five years experience in this career to enroll in this flexible program.

Courses include but are not limited to:

  • Organizational systems and change
  • The Jewish textual tradition
  • Ideologies of Jewish education
  • Teaching and learning
  • Curriculum

Strengthen leadership skills and advance your career path through intensive on-site seminars, e-learning courses, and a ten-day study in Israel.  Reach your personal and professional goals today.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Essay/Writing Sample, Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • This program requires weekend fall seminars and 10-day summer intensives on campus, including a trip to Israel.
  • Applicants should have a minimum of five years experience in a leadership position in the field of Jewish education, as well as proficiency in Hebrew.