Jewish Studies Undergraduate Minor

Program Requirements

  • Minimum of  15 credit hours at the 200-level or above.
Core Requirements6
Nazi Germany & the Holocaust *
Hebrew Bible
Electives **9
Select 9 credits from the list below: 1
Modern Judaism
Jewish Medical Ethics
Jews, Bodies, Race
Religions of the Greco-Roman World
Topics in Biblical Studies
Judaism and the Construction of Gender
Topics in Ancient Judaism
Modern Jewish Thinkers
Topics in Jewish Thought

Can count towards electives requirements if not used to meet core.


The following special topics may be substituted with approval by the Director of Jewish Studies when the topic contains Jewish Studies material:  HIS 208, HIS 209, HIS 346, (HIS 390 when taught by Alexander Eger in Israel; offered Summer I and II), and CST 460.


Hebrew language courses from other institutions may be substituted as approved by the Director of Jewish Studies.