Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College: Narrative Description

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1 Cedarlawn Ave.
Lawrence, NY 11559-1714
Tel: (718)327-2048; Admissions: (718)327-7244

Description: Independent Jewish, comprehensive, specialized, men only. Awards bachelor's and master's degrees. Founded 1963. Total enrollment: 155. 12 applied, 100% were admitted. 5% from top 10% of their high school class, 90% from top half. Students come from 20 states and territories, 4 other countries, 60% 25 or older. Core. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, self-designed majors, honors program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships, graduate courses open to undergrads.

Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Recommended: recommendations. Required for some: essay, high school transcript, interview. Placement: SAT I required for some. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: 9/20.

Costs Per Year: Tuition: $8000 full-time.

Collegiate Environment: Student services: legal services, personal-psychological counseling. 20,000 books.