Hebrew Theological College

7135 N Carpenter Rd, Skokie, IL

Hebrew Theological College is a Jewish seminary located in Skokie that offers education pathways for faith inspired students, providing training and education for interested individuals seeking to become rabbis. This school enrolls around 500 students per year, which can provide a great learning environment for students. HTC offers several programs for students to choose from. Listed below are the programs with more popularity among students:

  • Jewish Studies
  • Data Entry and Microcomputer Applications
  • Commerce
  • Health Services
  • Psychology

Students applying for admission are most often required to submit an application, transcripts, as well as any requested letters of recommendations, which will then be reviewed by admissions officials. Very common test scores among applicants admitted to HTC are between 20 - 26 for the ACT exam, or 1380 - 1730 on the SAT exam.

Hebrew Theological College also provides student services in the form of career guidance for students that may require additional help and help with employment options for students.

This school's tuition is around $21,000 per year for undergraduate programs and close to $11,000 for graduate level programs, though it may vary based on any number of circumstances. Students may check the school's price of attendance calculator to determine cost. Living quarters may be offered for students that would like to live on-campus for around a cost of $3,500 per year. Some students at this school may qualify for financial assistance, which is typically provided in the form of loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.

Hebrew Theological College has been accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission since 1995. To see more and get consumer disclosures, you can visit

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Find more information about available programs offered by Hebrew Theological College by clicking the request information button to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Theology and Religious Vocations

*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The cost of attendance is approximately - per year, after the grants, scholarships and other forms of aid are calculated. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The cost to submit an application is $100. Student who wish to obtain more information regarding financial aid may contact the school's financial aid office at (847) 982-2500 x134, which has information regarding types of aid, forms and more. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Annual tuition estimates are between $19,000-$23,000
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $470 to $560 per credit hour
  • Required fees for full-time students: $430

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Annual tuition for graduate students is estimated to range between $10,000-$12,000
  • Required fees for graduate students are around $380

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid72%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships69%$5,563
Receiving Student Loans4%$5,972

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