Yeshiva Gedolah Of Greater Detroit

Overview of Yeshiva Gedolah Of Greater Detroit

Oak Park, MI is home to Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit. Oak Park is a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit go up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in religion and philosophy.

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Selectivity

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


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

Student Body

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit has 64 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A very high share of students at the school are male.

Student Life

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit offers students meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of the Yeshiva Gedolah Rabbinical College briefly stated is: 1. To teach a student how to study the Talmud in a concentrated and intense style that encourages not only continued study for its own sake but also a study which ôspills overö to his peers. 2. To develop the student into a true scholar one who is aware of the importance of community and unity both with his fellow students, his teachers, and with the community at large. 3. To develop a student refined in character and responsible to his friends, family and community. 4. To develop each and every student into a critical thinker and a Talmud scholar."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit
24600 Greenfield Rd
Oak Park , MI 48237
General Phone: (248) 968-3360

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy6Talmudic studies

Number of programs and degrees for Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree41
Master's degree21
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship01

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Student Body

In 2007-2008, Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit had a total enrollment of 64 students (60 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 13%
18-19 39%
20-21 30%
22-24 8%
25-29 6%
30-34 5%

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Room and Board (2007)

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit offers campus housing for 75 of its 60 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Oak Park, Michigan for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Michigan Colleges).

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

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit 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

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,500
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,500
Room and board $ 3,600
Room charge $ 1,800
Board (meal plan) charge $ 1,800
Books and supplies $ 200
Other expenses $ 2,800

Financial Aid:
Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2363800)

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year5$37,2800*
All faculty totalcalendar year5$37,2800*

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

Yeshiva Gedolah of Greater Detroit Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Talmudic Studies

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