International MA in Education specializing in Jewish Education

Upgrade Your Career in Jewish Education!

Take your career in Jewish Education to the next level with a prestigious MA in Education specializing in Jewish Education from the Melton Centre for Jewish Education at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. The 1-year blended Master’s degree program consists of two distance learning (online) semesters and a 6-weeks intense semester in Israel, thus providing educators with the flexibility of studying and earning a Masters degree specializing in Jewish and Israel Education without interrupting their work-life.

What’s Next in Jewish Education?

With the changing reality of Jewish life in the Diaspora, the Melton Centre for Jewish Education is moving in new directions to adapt and to offer solutions to strengthen Jewish education in communities abroad.

The Melton Centre’s MA in Education specializing in Jewish Education Masters degree program is designed for educators in formal or informal frameworks who are interested in Jewish education and its dialogue with theory and practice in Jewish education and teaching of Jewish texts, and Educational¬†philosophy. Studies will integrate on-site and distance learning elements, where two semesters are taught online and six weeks are spent on-campus for an intense summer semester in Jerusalem.

The principal advantage of this program is that Jewish educators abroad who are not able to spend a long period of time in Jerusalem now have the opportunity to study with Melton Centre faculty and enjoy the unique academic resources of Hebrew University.

In addition, a one-year MA degree in Education specializing in Jewish Education from the Hebrew University gives graduates a competitive edge in academic level and prestige.

Tradition, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

  • Professors from Hebrew University’s Melton Centre
  • An in-depth study of sources and traditions
  • An approach that integrates theory, practice, and research
  • Personal guidance in distance program studies
  • All lessons are taught in English

For more detailed information on the MA in Education specializing in Jewish Education program, please see this link: or ask us to contact you by filling in the contact form.

Limited Grants and Scholarship Available

NEW:  Students under the age of 35 who participated in a MASA program or started or will start MASA Israel Teaching Fellowship (MITF) may qualify for a tuition discount thanks to the cooperation between MASA and the Melton Centre for Jewish Education at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Inquire below.

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