Talmudical Institute Of Upstate New York

Overview of Talmudical Institute Of Upstate New York

Rochester, NY is home to Talmudical Institute. Rochester is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at Talmudical Institute go up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Students commonly pursue studies in religion and philosophy.

Talmudical Institute Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants.


Talmudical Institute maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges.

Student Body

The school has 26 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A very high share of students at Talmudical Institute are male.

Student Life

A lot of students at the school attend part-time. Talmudical Institute has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. Talmudical Institute offers students meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Talmudical Institute of Upstate New York 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."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Talmudical Institute

Talmudical Institute of Upstate New York
769 Park Ave
Rochester , NY 14607
General Phone: (716) 473-2810

Talmudical Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy8Talmudic studies

Number of programs and degrees for Talmudical Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree21
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship61

Talmudical Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Talmudical Institute had a total enrollment of 26 students (28 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 8%
18-19 54%
20-21 12%
22-24 12%
25-29 8%
30-34 4%
40-49 4%

Talmudical Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 60 %

Talmudical Institute Room and Board (2007)

Talmudical Institute offers campus housing for 40 of its 28 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Rochester, 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.

Talmudical Institute 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

Talmudical Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,000
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,000
Room and board $ 4,000
Books and supplies $ 200
Other expenses $ 2,800

Financial Aid:
Talmudical Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2550600)

Talmudical Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*0*

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

Talmudical Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Talmudic Studies

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Talmudical Institute Highlights

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