New York University

Graduate School of Arts and Science

Hebrew and Judaic Studies - Doctorate


70 Washington Square South

New York City, NY 10012

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.-Hebrew and Judaic Studies; Ph.D. (joint program)-Hebrew and Judaic Studies and History; Ph.D.-Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies offers programs leading to the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. Doctoral students may earn a master's degree in the course of their studies. Students may also complete a specific series of courses in Hebrew and Judaic studies and museum studies, qualifying for a master's degree with concentration in museum studies. A dual degree program offered jointly with the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service provides opportunities for students to earn an M.P.A. in public and nonprofit management policy and a master's degree in Hebrew and Judaic studies. A joint program in Hebrew and Judaic studies and history enables outstanding students to pursue a doctoral degree in the two departments simultaneously. In addition, the department sponsors the program in Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies, which offers master’s and doctoral degrees.


New York University is a member of the Association of American Universities and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

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