Jewish Judaic Studies Major

Description: A program that focuses on the history, culture, and religion of the Jewish people. Includes instruction in Jewish religious heritage, sacred texts, and law; Jewish philosophy and intellectual history; Jewish life and culture, both in Israel and the Jewish Diaspora; historical Jewish minority cultures such as the Yiddish, Sephardic, and other; anti-Semitism, gentile relations and Shoa; Zionism; and modern developments within Judaism. Is Jewish Judaic Studies the right major for you?
Take the MyMajors Quiz and find out if it fits one of your top recommended majors!

Jewish Judaic Studies Major

What Courses Do Jewish Judaic Studies Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Jewish Judaic Studies majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Economics
  • History
  • Language
  • Law
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
Positive SSL Certified