Bais Medrash Elyon

Overview of Bais Medrash Elyon

Bais Medrash Elyon is in Monsey, NY. Monsey is a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Bais Medrash Elyon issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

The school tries to provide students with lots of choices, and does not tend to focus on only a few programs of study. Fields of study in vogue at Bais Medrash Elyon include religion and philosophy.

Bais Medrash Elyon Selectivity

Not all applicants to the school are accepted.


The schools' faculty/student ratio of superior to most.

Student Body

Approximately 24 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Bais Medrash Elyon is essentially a male school.

Student Life

The school offers a real campus feel. Bais Medrash Elyon makes housing available to a large share of its students. Students at the school can take advantage of the school's meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"BAIS MEDRASH ELYON seeks to train students in the skills required for understanding, studying and mastering the Talmud and the considerable body of traditional Jewish thought. At the same time we are committed to the understanding that knowledge is a means to a larger end. We seek therefore to help students build a world outlook drawn from the ethical and moral concepts of Judaism. If scholarship is to have a significant value it must orient its students to a way of life that, by its own definition, is good and moral."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Bais Medrash Elyon

Bais Medrash Elyon
73 Main St
Monsey , NY 10952
General Phone: (845) 356-7064

Bais Medrash Elyon Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy4Talmudic studies

Number of programs and degrees for Bais Medrash Elyon in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree11
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship31

Bais Medrash Elyon Student Body

In 2007-2008, Bais Medrash Elyon had a total enrollment of 24 students (41 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 21%
18-19 21%
20-21 17%
22-24 29%
25-29 13%

Bais Medrash Elyon Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year

Bais Medrash Elyon Room and Board (2007)

Bais Medrash Elyon offers campus housing for 40 of its 41 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Monsey, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 21 meals per week.

Bais Medrash Elyon Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Bais Medrash Elyon Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 7,800
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,800
Room and board $ 1,800
Books and supplies $ 200
Other expenses $ 3,000

Financial Aid:
Bais Medrash Elyon participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2622900)

Bais Medrash Elyon Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year3$40,1770*
All faculty totalacademic year3$40,1770*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Bais Medrash Elyon Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Talmudic Studies

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