Prospective Students

Meet our majors, minors and alumni!

  • Peter Shamah

    Peter Shamah Double-Major in Art History and Jewish Studies (SAS '18)  Over the course of my Rutgers experience, few departments or organizations have been as impactful and inspiring as the Jewish...
  • Vince Beiler

    Vince Beiler Master of Arts in Jewish Studies ('19)  The last two years have been, by turns, delightful, sustaining, surprising, enjoyable, yes, demanding, and in many ways the two best years of my...
  • Talia Schabes

    Talia Schabes Double-Major in Nutritional Sciences and Jewish Studies (SEBS '19)  Talia Schabes thought her day-school education and a gap year at a women’s Torah study program in Israel had given...

The Department of Jewish Studies is part of the School of Arts and Sciences

As a Jewish Studies major in the School of Arts and Sciences, you’ll have full access to a liberal arts education that spans 47 programs for undergraduates. You will acquire both the specialized knowledge of the field you choose to study in depth, and broad knowledge of the world from the renowned scholar-teachers at Rutgers. You’ll graduate ready to meet contemporary challenges in your workplace, in your hometown, and in the global community.

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