Certificate in Jewish Studies

by CJS Admin

The certificate in Jewish Studies aims to acquaint students with a number of significant aspects of Jewish civilization. A total of 21 credits (7 courses) are required for the certificate:

  • Language requirement (6 credits): Two semesters of Biblical or modern Hebrew
  • One course in each of three disciplinary clusters (9 credits):
    • Cluster 1: Literature, Philosophy and the Arts
    • Cluster 2: History and Social Science
    • Cluster 3: Pre-modern Jewish Civilization
  • Two electives (6 credits): Any two courses in Jewish Studies will fulfill this requirement.