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Are there any yeshivas in New York wich I could go and get a semicha while going to university?

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    YU? Or you have a specific college you want to go to – robev Jan 10 '18 at 22:15
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    Are you looking for a yeshiva that has a built in college program? Or do you want to go to a regular college and go to said yeshiva as well? – user6591 Jan 10 '18 at 23:26
  • Comments are not for extended discussion; this conversation has been moved to chat. – Isaac Moses Jan 11 '18 at 2:14
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    You dont mention your present knowledge of talmud. You have to realize you cant just start off with semicha. Unless you are capable of managing to learn a blatt gemoro with rashi and tosfos and meforshim on your own, then you are not yet ready to take a semicha course. Using a short cut like the kitsur wont get you there. – patient Jan 11 '18 at 20:43
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You can maintain such an academic schedule while learning in a semicha program (rabbinic ordination) at*:

  1. Yeshiva University; Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS)
  2. Kollel L'Horaah Ohr Reuven
  3. Yeshiva Torah Vodaath

  • Among others which I'll add as I recall
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    However, such maintenance may prove quite difficult depending on how flexibly you can design your academic schedule and how many years you want this whole process to take. – Double AA Jan 11 '18 at 2:41
  • Is Yeshiva University; Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) geared only for a certian "type" or are there many types of groups there? – Avi M Feb 26 at 21:40
  • @AviM Diversely geared. (Source: personal experience.) – Oliver Feb 26 at 22:01
  • @Oliver How can I contact u? – Avi M Feb 27 at 0:14
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    @AviM I’m afraid you can’t. But, feel free to ask/comment about relevant info. concerning OP’s question (or post independently) and hopefully I can provide you with info. you seek. – Oliver Feb 27 at 5:49
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You can check out Ohr Yisroel in Brooklyn. You can get Semicha and an MBA under one roof.

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