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Seton Hall University

24 months
1401 USD/credit 25218 USD/year
1401 USD/credit 25218 USD/year
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Since 1975, this Jewish-Christian program at Seton Hall University has taught students the history, theology, ethics and scriptures of the Jewish and Christian faiths. 


This Jewish-Christian program at Seton Hall University aims to build an internationally diverse community of leaders, scholars, educators and students. As a result, our curriculum covers all aspects of the relationship between Jews and Christians — including their values and traditions. 

Key Features 

  • Courses emphasize the interdisciplinary study of sacred texts, and place them in their historical and socio-religious world context. 
  • Thesis students complete 36 credits, including six in the reading of Hebrew texts. Non-thesis students also complete 36 credits, and must demonstrate a basic knowledge of biblical Hebrew. 
  • There are numerous course options, including Cross-Cultural Analysis for Jewish-Christian Studies, Medieval Jewish Thinkers and Teachings of Jesus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biblical Readings in Hebrew Bible
  • Readings in Qumran Literature
  • Rabbinic Readings in Hebrew
  • Biblical Thought I: The Hebrew Scriptures
  • Biblical Thought II: Paul and John
  • The Jewish Texture of the Gospels

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed Graduate Application Form and application fee.
  • An original transcript, or original transcripts, pertaining to all previous study and/or academic credentials earned must be submitted to the University by the issuing agency or institution.
  • Academic transcripts from institutions outside of the United States or Canada must undergo a course-by-course evaluation conducted by an independent credentials evaluation agency.
  • Applicants are free to select any NACES member.
  • Students attending U.S. institutions abroad, or international schools following a U.S. or Canadian curriculum abroad, as well as partner or feeder schools, do not need to submit a credential evaluation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25218 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1401 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    25218 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1401 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for South Orange

1702 - 4188 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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