Fast Facts about Hebrew College

Fast Facts

Founded

1921

Campus

Located on nearly 7 acres on a hillside in Newton Centre, Mass., adjacent to Andover Newton Theological School. Designed by Moshe Safdie and Associates, it is composed of four interconnected buildings, totalling 72,000 square feet.

Status

Private, not-for-profit, degree-granting institution (baccalaureate through doctoral level) with adult and youth programming. The college is not formally affiliated with any religious institution or denomination.

President (click here for details)

Rabbi Daniel L. Lehmann (since 2008)

Annual Budget

$9.7 million (FY 2015)

Students

  • Graduate Degree/Certificate: 208 — 72 full-time and 136 part-time
  • Nondegree — 237
  • Adult Learning: 549
  • Youth Education: 499 — 356 Prozdor and 143 Makor

Faculty and Staff

  • Full-time faculty: 10
  • Part-time and adjunct faculty: 80
  • Full-time staff: 52
  • Part-time staff: 40

Gann Library

90,000 volumes

Graduate Schools and Programs (click here for details)

Degrees Offered (click here for details)

Adult-Learning Programs (click here for details)

Youth-Education Programs (click here for details)

Accreditation (click here for details)

The college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges

College Partners (click here for details)

CONTACT

Ken Gornstein
Director, Marketing and Communications 617-559-8764
kgornstein@hebrewcollege.edu