There are more female engineering students at JCT than at any other engineering school in the country!
Many Haredi women are seeking to improve the economic conditions of their families and want an education that will provide them with a valuable degree which will be useful in the job market. At the same time, they need an environment that will not compromise the principles of their ultra-Orthodox upbringing. By integrating Torah with high level secular academics, Machon Lustig makes it possible for haredi women to acquire the educational tools necessary for employment in sophisticated fields and, at the same time, continue to acquire the Torah knowledge necessary to build their Jewish homes.
The Machon Lustig program is designed for Haredi women who want to earn a degree in the fields of computer engineering, computer science, managerial accounting and information systems, as well as the additional option of teaching certification. managerial accounting or computer science. It offers the traditional Bais Yaakov graduates the opportunity to continue their seminary studies, while also obtaining a degree to help them find suitable employment within an appropriate work environment.