Joint Degree Programs

Kickstart your future as a Jewish leader

Graduate student Bailey Romano researching at the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives at HUC-JIR/Cincinnati.

Ph.D. in Jewish and Christian Studies in the Greco-Roman Period 

Immerse yourself in the texts and culture of the classical world

Pursue advanced studies in the PSGS and the top-rated Classics Department at the University of Cincinnati. Students interested in Jewish and Christian studies of the Greco-Roman Period can utilize the resources of both institutions through coursework at HUC-JIR and the University of Cincinnati. Benefit from this unique opportunity offered by neighboring institutions.


Joint Ordination - Ph.D. in Judaic and Cognate Studies 

Become a rabbi-scholar and share the wealth of Torah with future generations

Academically gifted rabbinical students who wish to pursue a Ph.D. can enroll in the PSGS while completing their Rabbinical Program. Take your first year of Ph.D. course work during your fifth year of rabbinical school.