Demographics of the Student Body

There are currently 60 students enrolled in the Hebrew College Rabbinical School. The progarm has a full slate of classes, ranging from Mekorot (prepatory) through the fifth and final year. Six students, our ninth group of graduates, were ordained on June 5, 2016. 



Wexner Fellowships

12-Year Total: 17

Currently Enrolled: 4


Family Background

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Jewish Educational Background

Camp Experience: 50%

Day School : 26%

Israel Trip: 52%

Supplemental Hebrew School: 58%

Youth Group Involvement: 42%


Country of Origin

United States*: 53
Brazil: 1
Canada: 3
Israel: 1
Russia: 1
Ukraine: 1

*States represented:

California New Hampshire
Colorado New Jersey
Connecticut New York
Florida Oregon
Illinois Pennsylvania
Kansas Texas
Maine Utah
Massachusetts Virginia
Michigan Wisconsin


Degrees Attained Prior to Attending Rabbinical School

J.D., Harvard University

M.A., Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, Brandies University

M.A., Jewish Studies, Columbia University

M.A., Religious Studies, Naropa University

M.A., Jewish Studies, Hebrew University

M.B.A., Harvard Business School

M.B.A., Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

M.B.A-M.A., Jewish Professional Leadership, Hornstein Jewish Professional Leadership Program, Brandeis University

M.Div., University of Chicago Divinity School

M. Div., Yale Divinity School, Yale University

M.Ed,, Tufts  University


Colleges and Universities Attended*

Barbard College

Brandeis University

Brown University

Columbia University

Dartmouth College

Emory University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Oberlin College

Rice University

Smith College

The Citrus Space, London

University of Michigan

Vanderbilt University

Vassar College

Washington University in St. Louis

Wellesley College

Wesleyan University

Yale University

*Partial list


Note: Data based on 2015-2016 enrollment.


Rabbi Daniel Klein
Director of Admissions

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