Rabbinical College Of America

Overview of Rabbinical College Of America

Rabbinical College of America is in a large suburb, in Morristown, NJ. The school is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at Rabbinical College of America earn degrees up to the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Students and faculty are generally focused on one of the school's main fields of study. The most common major fields study at Rabbinical College of America include religion and philosophy.

Rabbinical College of America Selectivity

The school does not admit all applicants.


One indicator of school quality is the number of students per professor, and here Rabbinical College of America does well in comparison to most schools.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 210 students (218 full-time equivalent). The student body at Rabbinical College of America is overwhelmingly male.

Student Life

The school is not thought of as a commuter school, and many students live on campus or nearby. Dorm living is common. The school makes available student meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Rabbinical College of America seeks to train students in the skills required for understanding, studying and mastering the Talmud and the considerable body of traditional Jewish thought."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Rabbinical College of America

Rabbinical College of America
226 Sussex Ave
Morristown , NJ 07960
General Phone: (973) 267-9404

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Rabbinical College of America Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy84Talmudic studies

Number of programs and degrees for Rabbinical College of America in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree841

Rabbinical College of America Student Body

In 2007-2008, Rabbinical College of America had a total enrollment of 210 students (218 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 10%
18-19 38%
20-21 27%
22-24 17%
25-29 7%
30-34 1%
40-49 0%

Rabbinical College of America Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 53 %

Rabbinical College of America Room and Board (2007)

Rabbinical College of America offers campus housing for 320 of its 218 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Morristown, 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.

Rabbinical College of America 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

Rabbinical College of America Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 9,700
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 9,700
Room and board $ 6,800
Books and supplies $ 200
Other expenses $ 2,800

Financial Aid:
Rabbinical College of America participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 860900)

Rabbinical College of America Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year16$55,7710*
All faculty totalcalendar year16$55,7710*

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year1*0*
All faculty totalacademic year1*0*

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

Rabbinical College of America Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Talmudic Studies

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