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Rabbinical College of Ohr Shimon Yisroel

Rabbinical College of Ohr Shimon Yisroel is Jewish college with 155 students located in Brooklyn, NY.

Religiously affiliated, Seminary / Bible College


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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 155
Socio-Economic Diversity 50% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 100%

Student Services

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Popular Majors

Theology/Theological Studies (100%)

Majors Offered


A program that focuses on the beliefs and doctrine of a particular religious faith from the intramural point of view of that faith. Includes instruction in systematic theology, historical theology, moral theology, doctrinal studies, dogmatics, apologetics, and applications to specific questions of ecclesiastical polity and religious life.

Job Opportunities:

Conduct religious worship and perform other spiritual functions associated with beliefs and practices of religious faith or denomination. Provide spiritual and moral guidance and assistance to members.
Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in philosophy, religion, and theology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Administration & Faculty

Director Rosa Friedman
Accredited by Association of Advanced Rabbinical and Talmudic Schools, Accreditation Commission
Full-time Faculty 14
Student : Faculty Ratio 15 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 100 :
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 42
Tenure Track Faculty 28
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 14
No Status Faculty 14




Acceptance Rate: 100.0% accepted of 45 applications



Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $4,921 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $6,152

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $10,800, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $10,800 Same as On-Campus
Fees $100 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $16,750
Books $300 $300
Total (before financial aid) $11,200 $27,950

Students Receiving Aid

50% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Scholarships/Grants 50% $5,537
Institutional Grants 29% $4,297
Other Federal Grants 29% $143
Pell Grants 50% $5,453
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 24% $4,493

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

39% of students graduated in six years.

57% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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