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Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia

Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia is Jewish college with 124 students located in Philadelphia, PA.

Religiously affiliated, Seminary / Bible College


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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 124
Geography 8% In State / 92% Out of State / 6% International
Socio-Economic Diversity 38% 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 93%
International 7%


Campus housing is available for undergraduates and is mandatory for freshman. No cars. No pets.

100% of students live on-campus.

100% of freshman live on-campus.

  • Housing Mandatory
  • Housing Offered
  • Men's Dorms

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: tutoring
  • Counseling Services: career counseling health services personal counseling placement services for graduates
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services



Popular Majors

Talmudic Studies (100%)

Majors Offered


A program that prepares individuals for advanced Talmudic scholarship and research and for entry into a program leading to ordination as Rabbis; students are also qualified to enter conventional graduate and professional schools. Includes instruction in Jewish Law and Jurisprudence, Philosophy, and Ethics, in addition to a major emphasis on Talmud.

Job Opportunities:

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

Dean Rabbi Shmuel Kamenetsky
Accredited by Association of Advanced Rabbinical and Talmudic Schools, Accreditation Commission
Student : Faculty Ratio 20 : 1




Acceptance Rate: 72.7% accepted of 55 applications

Admission Considerations

Very Important: Interview, Rigor Of Secondary School Record

Important: Recommendations, Standardized Test Scores

Also Considered: Religious Affiliation Commitment

High School Curriculum (years of study):
Required Recommended
English 4 0
Science 3 0
Social Studies 3 0
Foreign Language 0 2



Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $8,808 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $9,024
$30K-$48K $10,651
$48K-$75K $10,653
$75K-$110K $8,920

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $8,550, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $8,550 Same as On-Campus
Fees $100 Same as On-Campus
Housing $7,000 N/A
Books $900 $900
Total (before financial aid) $16,550 $9,550

Students Receiving Aid

76% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Scholarships/Grants 38% $6,141
Institutional Grants 76% $6,022
Other Federal Grants 35% $1,744
Pell Grants 38% $4,531

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

45% of students graduated on time.

45% of students graduated in six years.

88% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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