Bais Medrash Toras Chesed

Overview of Bais Medrash Toras Chesed

The main campus of Bais Medrash Toras Chesed is in Lakewood, NJ (a large suburb). The school is a private, not-for-profit school. Bais Medrash Toras Chesed offers degrees up to the Bachelor's degree.

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies. In 2007-2008, 44% of people who applied to Bais Medrash Toras Chesed were accepted.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 92 enrolled students. Males make up the lion's share of the student body at Bais Medrash Toras Chesed.

Student Life

Many students at the school live in campus housing. Bais Medrash Toras Chesed makes available a lot of student housing. Meal plans are available.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of Bais Medrash Toras Chesed is to promote and encourage the study of ethical works and teachings; to stimulate and foster the education and development of young people; to establish programs to further these principles and ideals; to organize and conduct philosophical discussions among members of this corporation and with other individuals and groups; to increase, foster and advance the understanding of historical principles, ideals and traditions and to create and establish programs to further such principles, ideals and traditions; to endeavor to inculcate and maintain high moral and ethical standards in men and women; to engage in charitable activities and service to benefit the community; to aid, assist and support charitable organizations in furtherance of ethical principles and ideals; to act in concert with other organizations, agencies and institutions to accomplish the purposes of the corporation; to receive, establish and maintain a fund or funds or real or personal property, or both, and subject to lawful restrictions and limitations, to use and apply the whole or any part of the income therefrom and principal thereof exclusively for educational purposes and generally to further and advance historical ethical principles, ideals and traditions. With these objectives in mind, Bais Medrash Toras Chesed will prepare its students to enter graduate and professional programs, as well as to pursue continued further studies in their personal lives."

More complete details are provided below.

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Bais Medrash Toras Chesed
901 Monmouth Ave
Lakewood , NJ 08701

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy1Talmudic studies

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree11

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Student Body

In 2007-2008, Bais Medrash Toras Chesed had a total enrollment of 92 students (105 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
(Foreign Students) 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 8%
18-19 60%
20-21 23%
22-24 7%
25-29 3%

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 88 %

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Room and Board (2007)

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed offers campus housing for 117 of its 105 (full-time) students.

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

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

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programnot required
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 Toras Chesed Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 8,200
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,200
Room and board $ 4,500
Room charge $ 2,500
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,000
Books and supplies $ 400
Other expenses $ 1,100

Financial Aid:
Bais Medrash Toras Chesed participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 4081300)

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year2*0*
Instructoracademic year3$14,2330*
All faculty totalacademic year5$19,1400*

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

Bais Medrash Toras Chesed Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Talmudic Studies

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