Dual Degree BS/MS
Machon Chana Women’s Institute is delighted to partner with the YIEP and Bellevue University, offering the highest quality education opportunities to our women students.
Machon Chana Seminary transcripts can be applied toward your bachelor’s degree completion at Bellevue University. The classes can be taken online, alongside the seminary studies in the preferred major and do all assignments and studying at your own pace afternoons and evenings.
Bellevue offers the following options:
1- Bachelors Degree. YIEP students are able to complete their accredited degree in as little as 15 to 18 months.
Choose among various Bachelor Degree programs at this respected, accredited university (Business Administration and Behavioral Science majors have added support through YIEP).
Bellevue accepts 67 credits toward your BA or BS from Machon Chana Seminary. You add 60 online credits to complete BS requirements from Bellevue courses.
2- Master program options. YIEP students are able to complete their accredited degree in 16 to 33 months for a graduate (depending on the degrees).
a) Bellevue University will accept young women with an equivalent BA degree in Judaic studies at Machon Chana into their masters program . This will allow a student to pursue 4 years of only lemudei kodesh at Machon Chana and other accepted seminaries (or three +) to go directly into a graduate program at the University.
b) Students with an undergraduate degree from Machon Chana / Bellevue wishing to pursue an MA as well as those with a BA from other universities will have have the opportunity to take 30 online credits through Bellevue University and 6 credits through Machon Chana or can enroll in a leadership education program (great for shluchos or those preparing for shlichus or teaching degree) and receive 12 credits through the seminary.