International Program in English
The Jerusalem College of Technology (JCT) – Lev Academic Center is the world’s leading institute of higher education dedicated to Torah and Technology, and a major center of academic research with an emphasis on computer science, electro-optics, and business. The Lev campus for men is located in Jerusalem’s Givat Mordechai neighborhood and comprises approximately 1,500 undergraduate and graduate students. The Tal campus for girls is located in the Givat Shaul neighborhood and comprises approximately 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students.
The International program in English is proud to present a novel opportunity to obtain a prestigious academic degree which provides strong professional training in the areas of business and computers.
Requirements for Acceptance
High School Diploma
SAT/ ACT / or TIL (Israeli) Exam
For computer science, a strong background in Math (pre-calculus/calculus)
Approximately $3,800 per year*
*At exchange rate of 3.55 NIS per dollar and current public tuition rates set by the Council for Higher Education. This fee does not include room, board, and Beit Midrash, if required.
Academic Calendar & Dates
The International Program follows the Jerusalem College of Technology’s standard academic calendar which can be viewed by clicking here. The college provides breaks for the Jewish holidays.
The 2018-2019 academic year begins on the week of October 7th, 2018.
To register for the coming academic year please complete the simple online registration form.
Mr. Gaby Novick
English Speaking Program Office
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Business Administration
The Business Administration curriculum is modeled on programs developed in leading universities around the world, and combines studies in management and marketing with a background in technology. The curriculum incorporates both lectures and practical research projects which challenge students to apply their knowledge to real life situations. Graduates from the program have already acquired leading positions in the business and high-tech sectors, both in Israel and abroad. In addition, many graduates have continued their studies towards advanced academic degrees.
Department Chair: Dr. Yossef Tobol
During 3 years of study students must accumulate 130 credits composed of required courses and electives.
Math, Probability and Statistics for Business Administration, Computer Applications in Management, Financial Accounting and Managerial Accounting for Business Administration, Principles of Finance, Business Law, Commercial Law, Introduction to Micro-Economics, Introduction to Macro-Economics, English for Business Management, Business Ethics, Economy of Israel
Information Systems: Introduction to Information Systems for Accountants, Advanced Computer Applications for Accounting, Business Intelligence, Sales Strategies
Marketing: Marketing Management, Research Methods for Marketing, Consumer Behavior, Sales Strategies
Management: Principles of Management, Operational Research for Business Management, Human Resources Administration, Organizational Behavior
Finance: Analysis of Financial Reports for Business Management, Fiscal and Monetary Policy in an Open Economy, Advanced Issues in Finance
Integrated Courses: Business Strategy, Business Strategy and Imperfect Competition Seminar - Product Forecasting and Innovation, Entrepreneurship I, Intern Project, Final Project
We now offer this program in a “concentrated” format - just a day and a half of studies per week (Tuesday afternoons and evenings, and Friday mornings) during the fall, spring, and summer semesters. This framework allows students to spend the majority of their time in a Yeshiva program, while working towards their degree.
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Computer Science
The world of computers is synonymous with fast-paced development and change. Computers have practical use in almost every aspect of our lives, including industry, commerce, and medicine.
The ESP-Computer Science Department offers a B.Sc. degree in general Computer Science. This area of study provides students with a basic understanding of computer programming, computer basics, the structure of the computer, its operating systems and hardware, and inter-computer communications.
The Department of Computer Science is certified by the Israel Office of Information Systems Analysts.
Department Chair: Dr. Dan Buchnik
During 3 years of study students must accumulate 120 credits composed of required courses and electives.
Calculus I, II for Engineers, Linear Algebra I, II, Differential Equations, Finite Mathematics, Mathematical Logic, Probability and Statistics for Engineers
Principles of Computer Science: Introduction to Computer Science(Lecture+Lab), Introduction to Computer Communication, Data Structures, Workshop in C++, Analysis of Algorithms, Logic & Functional Programming, Object-Oriented Programming, Computability and Computational Complexity, Automata & Formal Languages, Compilers & Interpreters
Software and Systems Engineering: Digital Systems, Computer Architecture, Operating Systems, Database Systems and Mini-Project, Fundamentals of Programming Languages, Software Engineering and Design and Mini-Project
Classes meet Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday afternoons from 2:30pm to 6pm during the fall, spring, and summer semesters.
Opening of the program is contingent on the number of registered students. The program is subject to changes, at the discretion of the Jerusalem College of Technology.