Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute

Overview of Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute

Students attend Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute in Brooklyn, NY, a large city. The school is proud of its Jewish status. Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute is a private, not-for-profit institution. The school degrees go up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Selectivity

The school is selective and does not offer open admission.


Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Body

There are 307 students at the school (as of 2007-2008). A very high share of students at Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute are male.

Student Life

The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute offers students meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of Mirrer Yeshiva is to educate its students to be Talmudic scholars who manifest critical and creative thinking, effective communication skills and the ability to make informed value judgements. The M.Y. stives to serve its students by offering a challenging course of studies, superior teaching, close teacher student interaction and a postscecondary Talmudic education of the highest calibre. At the same time, our institue has always placed great stress on the attainment of the highest level of personal piety, character and moral integrity. In carrying out its mission, Mirrer Yeshiva has always addressed the need to strengthen the Torah community at large by providing it with leaders, teachers, Rabbis, scholars and well educated laymen."

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Contacting Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute
1791-5 Ocean Pky
Brooklyn , NY 11223-2010
General Phone: (718) 645-0536

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy57Talmudic studies

Number of programs and degrees for Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree321
Master's degree211
Doctor's degree41

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute had a total enrollment of 307 students (293 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 83%
Graduate 17%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 97%
(Foreign Students) 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 24%
18-19 32%
20-21 16%
22-24 11%
25-29 11%
30-34 5%
35-39 1%
40-49 0%

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 80 %

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Room and Board (2007)

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute offers campus housing for 100 of its 293 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of New York, 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.

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerecommended
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,700
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,700
Room and board $ 4,000
Room charge $ 2,000
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,000
Books and supplies $ 200
Other expenses $ 2,800

Financial Aid:
Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 479800)

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Faculty

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year2*0*
Associate professorcalendar year5$48,0160*
Assistant professorcalendar year2*0*
Lecturercalendar year7$21,9960*
All faculty totalcalendar year16$34,4010*

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

Mirrer Yeshiva Cent Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Talmudic Studies

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