Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University, also referred to as YU, is a coeducational, private research university located in New York City, New York, United States. It has its roots in Etz Chaim Yeshiva, a cheder-style elementary school, which was founded in 1886. The University was ranked 50th in the United States among national universities in 2008. It has an urban campus. It presently grants admission to approximately 3,000 students every year.

The schools and colleges under the University include:

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Bernard Revel Graduate School
  • Stern College for Women
  • Sy Syms School of Business
  • Wurzweiler School of Social Work
  • Yeshiva College

The university's sports teams are called the Yeshiva Maccabees, also referred to as the MACS. The official mascot is the Maccabees. Students participate in a number of sporting events. Men can participate in baseball, basketball, cross country, fencing, golf, soccer, tennis, volleyball, and wrestling. Women can participate in basketball, cross country, fencing, soccer, tennis, and volleyball.

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Computer And Information Sciences, General
Education, General
Elementary Education And Teaching
Secondary Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
Education, Other
Hebrew Language And Literature
Classics And Classical Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing
General Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities, Other
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Molecular Biology
Structural Biology
Cell/Cellular Biology And Histology
Microbiology And Immunology
Genetics, General
Molecular Genetics
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Molecular Pharmacology
Biological And Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics, General
Dispute Resolution
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Bible/Biblical Studies
Religious/Sacred Music
Talmudic Studies
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Clinical, Counseling And Applied Psychology, Other
Social Work
Social Work, Other
Music, General
History, General
History, Other
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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