Jewish Studies

Why Study Jewish Studies at Muhlenberg College?

Muhlenberg college is one of only a few Liberal Arts institutions in the United States that offer a Major in the field of Jewish Studies.

Majoring in Jewish Studies at a small college like Muhlenberg will offer students the chance to work with dedicated faculty who make teaching a priority and who are committed to an interdisciplinary approach to the field.

Student interest in our program over the last seven years has been robust, with approximately twenty five minors enrolled in any given year. It is anticipated that student interest in the major will be even more active. The Muhlenberg Jewish Studies program will thus give students the chance to pursue their degrees with a vibrant cohort of fellow students who share their interest and enthusiasm for the field.