Jewish Theological Seminary of America
#339 Overall Influence

Jewish Theological Seminary of America

Religious education organization located in New York, New York

From Wikipedia

The Jewish Theological Seminary is a Conservative Jewish education organization in New York City, New York. It is one of the academic and spiritual centers of Conservative Judaism and a major center for academic scholarship in Jewish studies.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

139

Acceptance

47%

Graduation Rate

79%

Median SAT Score

1430

Median ACT Score

32

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$53,956

Fees (in-state)

$2,822

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

0K

Under-Grads

0K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

3080 Broadway, New York NY 10027-4649

What is Jewish Theological Seminary of America known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#40 World Rank #16 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#484 World Rank #205 USA Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#90 World Rank #50 USA Rank
Law
#178 World Rank #69 USA Rank
Philosophy
#222 World Rank #136 USA Rank
Social Work
#237 World Rank #101 USA Rank
Literature
#248 World Rank #138 USA Rank
History
#310 World Rank #163 USA Rank
Education
#437 World Rank #218 USA Rank
Political Science
#542 World Rank #230 USA Rank
Anthropology
#615 World Rank #325 USA Rank
Psychology
#691 World Rank #212 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#875 World Rank #366 USA Rank
Medical
#1075 World Rank #357 USA Rank
Economics
#1138 World Rank #681 USA Rank
Nursing
#1390 World Rank #600 USA Rank
Biology
#1513 World Rank #820 USA Rank
Business
#1689 World Rank #1205 USA Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are Jewish Theological Seminary of America's Most influential alumni?

Jewish Theological Seminary of America's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Law, and Philosophy. Jewish Theological Seminary of America’s most academically influential people include Mordecai Kaplan, Norman Podhoretz, and Gertrude Himmelfarb.

Mordecai Kaplan
Mordecai Kaplan

Lithuanian American rabbi

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Norman Podhoretz

American writer

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Gertrude Himmelfarb

American historian

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Elliot N. Dorff

American rabbi and theologian

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Abraham Foxman
Abraham Foxman

Director for Anti-Defamation League

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Daniel Boyarin

Contemporary Jewish-American academic

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David Weiss Halivni
David Weiss Halivni

American-Israeli researcher of Talmudic and Rabbinical literature

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Henrietta Szold
Henrietta Szold

American Zionist

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David G. Dalin

American Conservative rabbi and historian

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Gerson D. Cohen

American rabbi and academic

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Moshe Davis

American rabbi

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Mark R. Cohen

American historian of Jews in the Middle Ages

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