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Jewish Studies

Jewish Studies

Spertus Institute's Jewish Studies Graduate Programs are designed for students who seek to explore the breadth of the Jewish experience though advanced scholarship. Jewish Studies Masters and Doctoral Degree Programs at Spertus immerse students in diverse Judaic content and provide a means for them to study important texts and learn to work with rigorous academic methodologies in areas most meaningful to them.

Degree Types

Spertus Jewish Studies degree offerings include:

These programs are offered are offered on a quarter-term system, which allows for flexible and asynchronous registration and start dates. They are offered onsite and through distance learning.

For More Information

For a friendly person-to-person discussion
about this program, contact Spertus Institute
Director of Enrollment Stacey Flint at or 312.322.1707.

Spertus Institute Degree Programs

  • Non-traditional programs geared toward busy, working adults
  • Emphasis on application of learning
  • Onsite, offsite, and online course offerings
  • Distinguished international faculty
  • Program support through expert library resource assistance and academic advising


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Why Jewish Studies at Spertus

At Spertus Institute, we embrace the idea that the wisdom of Jewish thought and the richness of Jewish experiences inform Jewish society and Judaism today. Our programs in Jewish Studies, therefore, encourage personal reflection. Students to grapple with central Jewish ideas and writings in the service of their personal, professional, and communal advancement.