Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College

Overview of Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College is found in Lawrence, NY. Lawrence is a large suburb. Applicants to the school are attracted by its Jewish identity. Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Master's degree at the school.

Areas of Study

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Selectivity

Admission to the school is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.


Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.

Student Body

Students numbered 232 in 2007-2008 at Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College. A very high share of students at the school are male.

Student Life

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College offers students meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College
1 Cedarlawn Avenue
Lawrence , NY 11559-1714

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy6theology

Number of programs and degrees for Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree61
Master's degree01

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College had a total enrollment of 232 students (235 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 93%
Graduate 7%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 16%
20-21 35%
22-24 34%
25-29 12%
30-34 3%

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 84 %

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Room and Board (2007)

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College offers campus housing for 175 of its 235 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Lawrence, 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 18 meals per week.

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
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
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 8,000
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,000
Room and board $ 6,000
Books and supplies $ 300
Other expenses $ 3,000

Financial Aid:
Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2505900)

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Faculty

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College 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
Professoracademic year12$14,0550*
All faculty totalacademic year12$14,0550*

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

Sh'or Yoshuv Rabbinical College Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Theology/Theological Studies

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