Non-Degree Program

At The William Davidson School, you can take courses for credit without enrolling in a degree program. Study with our outstanding, world-class faculty, and choose from classes that pique your interest and imagination. You will find a like-minded cohort of learners, as well as faculty who will encourage and support your studies.

While studying as a non-degree student, you can expect to:

  • Deepen your knowledge through immersion in Jewish education pedagogy.
  • Learn through an experiential curriculum.
  • Gain tools to develop new leadership roles in your community.

Application Procedures

Supplementary Materials

  • Official transcripts from all postsecondary studies.

Our Mailing Address:

The William Davidson School Office of Admissions 
The Jewish Theological Seminary 
3080 Broadway 
New York, NY 10027

The William Davidson School welcomes inquiries about applying to non-degree programs at any time throughout the year.

For more information or to ask questions about the application or admissions process, please contact the Admissions Office at (212) 678-8022 or edschool@jtsa.edu.

Application Deadlines

Applications for the non-degree program are accepted on a rolling basis for the fall and spring semesters. We will notify you of your admissions status within two weeks from submission of your application.

Tuition and Fees

Type of StudentTuition & FeesRegistration Fee (per semester)
First-Time JTS Students $1,800 for your first 3-credit courseFee included in $1,800 flat rate
Continuing Students$4,815 per 3-credit course ($1,605/credit)$785

Earning Credit

If you enroll as a nonmatriculated student and wish to be a degree candidate at a later date, you may apply credits earned towards your degree.

More Information

For more information or questions about the application or admissions process, please contact the Admissions Office at (212) 678-8022 or at edschool@jtsa.edu.