As the first independent college for Jewish studies in North America, Gratz College is a renowned academic institution, providing education rooted in Jewish values for personal and professional…read more
As the first independent college for Jewish studies in North America, Gratz College is a renowned academic institution, providing education rooted in Jewish values for personal and professional enrichment. Through degree and non-degree offerings taught by talented and dedicated faculty, Gratz prepares students to succeed as educators, administrators and community leaders. As a pluralistic institution, Gratz is devoted to building a community of learners encouraged to move beyond stereotypes and to recognize the importance of different views and backgrounds. Gratz may be steeped in history, it is focused on preserving the future through the development of Jewish educators and leaders. In addition to its graduate certificate, master’s and doctoral programs, Gratz also runs cultural programs, adult education offerings and a thriving Jewish Community High School. Committed to education without borders, Gratz has embraced the value of online learning, cultivating a global student body with distance learning programs, including the first online Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocide Studies. NEW in 2015, online Master of Science in Nonprofit Management for Faith-based Organizations, Master’s in Israel Studies and a Chaplaincy program.
To find out more about specific programs available at Gratz College, explore our website at www.gratz.edu.
Educating educators since 1896
The campus is less than a half hour from the Philadelphia International Airport, and just a few blocks from the Melrose Park and Elkins Park train statio