Prospective Students

Read stories from a few of our alumni

  • Ayelet Margolin

    Ayelet Margolin - "Jewish Studies at Rutgers provided me with the solid, well-rounded foundation I needed to become a successful contributor to the greater Jewish dialogue in America and an active mem...
  • Rabbi Michael Schwab

    Rabbi Michael Schwab currently serves as Associate Rabbi of North Suburban Synagogue Beth El in Highland Park, Illinois. He graduated from the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTS) in May, 2004...
  • Adam Lautman

    Adam Lautman graduated from Rutgers College, Rutgers University in January 2010, majoring in English (with a concentration in Creative Writing) and minoring in Jewish Studies. He spent the 2011-2012 a...

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 34 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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