6 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Judaic Studies NDP at University of Arizona is a stand-alone Certificate Program within The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies.

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Judaic Studies NDP at University of Arizona is designed to enhance the education of graduate or professional students, or to provide continuing education to professionals. Upon completion, students will have have knowledge about Jewish Culture in its various dimensions and have the ability to contextualize the discipline of Judaic Studies.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • knowledge beyond the baccalaureate level about Jewish Culture in its various dimensions; historical, religious, ethnic, material, literary, linguistic, and more
  • ability to understand sophisticated research approaches within Judaic Studies, to manage their complexity and to be aware of their epistemological evolution
  • preparation for more advanced graduate work in which students will explore Judaic Studies issues in their masters theses and doctoral dissertations at The University of Arizona or elsewhere
  • contextualize the discipline of Judaic Studies, notably in conjunction with contemporary ethinic, religious and diversity issues
  • ability to use Judaic Studies as a specialization or concentration in disciplinary area studies such as Political Science, History and Philosophy, and in interdisciplinary area studies such as German Studies, Gender and Women's Studies, Religious Studies and Near Eastern Studies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classical Aramaic
  • Representing the "Other"
  • Biblical Hebrew (two semesters)
  • Seminar in Early Modern Studies: Theories and Methods-Gender and Women in Early Modern Europe
  • Minority Discourses
  • Historiography: The Annals of the Arab Israeli Conflict
  • The History of Heaven
  • Jewish Mysticism
  • The Book of Psalms
  • Women in Ancient Israel

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines


15 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Certificate students must possess a baccalaureate degree and must meet all University of Arizona Graduate College requirements. 
  • Concurrent enrollment in a degree program is allowed, but no more than six (6) units from that other degree program may be applied to this Certificate Program. 
  • Up to six (6) previously earned credits may be transferred from UA graduate courses taken under Non-Degree Status or from graduate courses taken at another accredited university or college.
  • These credits may not have been earned more than two years prior to admission into the Graduate Certificate Program. The Graduate Program Director must approve all transfer courses, once they have been approved by UA Admissions and/or the Graduate College.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 6 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 6 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 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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