Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah

Overview of Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah

The campus of Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah is in Kew Gardens, NY, which is a large city. Its Jewish nature is one of the defining aspects of the school. Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at the school include, at the school's highest level, the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah is known for its programs in religion and philosophy.

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Selectivity

Admission at the school is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah had 141 students enrolled (146 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at the school are male.

Student Life

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

The school reports its educational mission is:

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Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah
117-06 84 Ave
Kew Gardens , NY 11418

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Religion and Philosophy23Talmudic studies

Number of programs and degrees for Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree211
Master's degree21

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Student Body

In 2007-2008, Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah had a total enrollment of 141 students (146 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 79%
Graduate 21%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 44%
20-21 26%
22-24 18%
25-29 4%
30-34 3%
40-49 1%

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 96 %

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,750
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 11,750
Room and board $ 1,750
Room charge $ 750
Board (meal plan) charge $ 1,000
Books and supplies $ 100
Other expenses $ 350

Financial Aid:
Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2152000)

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Assistant professorcalendar year6$55,6620*
All faculty totalcalendar year6$55,6620*

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

Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah Degree Programs (2007)

Religion And Philosophy
Talmudic Studies

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