Kiryat Yaakov Herzog is a well established Yeshiva that offers a strong academic program and a wide variety of extracurricular activities. The majors offered include: computers, physics, biology, Israel studies, communications, and a joint program in medicine with the local Meir hospital. The school is situated on an expansive campus complete with dormitories, a dining hall, gym, weight room, music room, science laboratories, and outdoors sports fields.
The large Beit Midrash plays a central role in the life of the Yeshiva. The students spend one Shabbat per month in the Yeshiva. There is a morning Kollel on campus to assist boys with their studies.
The boys are afforded the opportunity to participate in intramural sports teams, a school choir and band. The school has a well appointed auditorium for student gatherings and performances.
Most graduates continue on to the Hesder Yeshiva program.