MA Degree in the Newton Center in the USA

Best Masters of Arts in the Newton Center in the USA 2017

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A Master of Arts or MA is a graduate degree typically earned after a program of study of the fine arts, humanities, social sciences or other, similar concentrations. These programs tend to last one to two years.

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

Masters of Arts in the Newton Center in the USA

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Master of Arts in Jewish Studies (MAJS)

Hebrew College
Online Full time Part time 4 - 6  September 2017 USA Newton Center + 1 more

The Master of Arts in Jewish Studies degree gives you the keys to unlocking Judaism and Jewish texts and defining your own path of original study and research. [+]

Best Masters of Arts in the Newton Center in the USA. Master of Arts in Jewish Education (MAJS) The Master of Arts in Jewish Studies degree gives you the keys to unlocking Judaism and Jewish texts and defining your own path of original study and research. Students who earn this degree use it to enrich their personal knowledge of Judaism at an advanced level, advance professionally in Jewish communal organizations, build a foundation for rabbinic or cantorial study or prepare for a career in Jewish academic scholarship. Course of Study The MAJS degree can be completed through online learning, or if you live locally, you may select from a mix of online and on-campus courses. All students participate in two weeklong summer residential seminars, held on campus, during the course of their studies. As part of the course of study, students take 12 credits of text courses which require one hour of synchronous study with a fellow student. Degree Requirements Demonstrated Hebrew proficiency of Level 4 or higher Completion of 36 credits, detailed below: *These courses include one hour of study each week with a study partner. Admission Requirements Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university Application Requirements Completed application and fee Official transcripts of all previous undergraduate and graduate study Three letters of recommendation, at least one academic Two essays Interview, in-person or by phone Application Deadline Priority application deadlines are May 15 for fall admission and Nov. 15 for spring admission. Extensions are granted on a case-by-case... [-]