Touro’s Lander Colleges are a vibrant and important component of the North American Orthodox Jewish community contributing to the fabric of communal life and educating generations for professional advancement and careers. Serving an undergraduate population of 1,575 students, Lander Colleges boast three convenient locations —Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan. All three campuses offer an Honors Program track and generous academic scholarships, up to full tuition.
Lander College of Arts and Sciences-Flatbush (LAS), with separate men’s and women’s divisions, is a hub of Jewish life in Brooklyn. LAS provides yeshivah and seminary students with an excellent academic preparation for career growth and professional advancement in an environment that is supportive of their religious needs and attentive to their personal goals.
The Lander College for Men/Beis Medrash L’Talmud (LCM) boasts dedicated faculty, professionally oriented majors, exceptionally high acceptance rates to graduate and professional programs and a beautiful seven acre campus in Queens. But what sets LCM apart is the entirely balanced dual curriculum of intensive Torah learning and rigorous academic studies.
A center of academic excellence, Lander College for Women-The Anna Ruth and Mark Hasten School (LCW), located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, is a magnet for young women from across the country and around the world who seek affordable academic excellence in an environment imbued with Torah values and rigorous preparation for graduate and professional programs.
Additionally, students who spend a year or two abroad in Israel have the opportunity to pursue higher education while studying in yeshivahs or seminaries and connecting with the land of Israel. Touro College Israel (TCI) allows students to work toward an undergraduate or graduate degree while they advance their Jewish learning.
Touro is ranked #1 in the nation byMoney magazine on the 2017 list of “50 Colleges That Add the Most Value.” The rankings are part of the magazine’s annual “Best Colleges for Your Money” list. Touro students will be among the nation’s most employable earners over the coming decades. In addition to the Jewish environment and Torah values, Touro offers an affordable education, critical financial assistance and outstanding professional training.