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Biblical Languages

Maranatha Baptist University

48 months
Duration
16400 USD/year
16400 USD/year
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About

If you desire to do biblical translation work in the U.S. or overseas or wish to develop the tools necessary to have a deeper knowledge of God’s Word in its original languages, a major in Biblical Languages from the Maranatha Baptist University prepares you to do just that.

Overview

Your freshman year, you begin studying Greek and continue on to complete 31 hours of language classes, including Hebrew grammar, linguistics, and exegesis. 

At Maranatha Baptist University, in addition to core classes in General Studies and Biblical Studies, a 20-hour ministry component rounds out your degree in Biblical Languages.

Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate the ability to identify and apply the rules of grammar, syntax, and semantics to the original biblical languages.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to fluidly translate and explain the nuances of the original biblical text.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to identify and describe best practices related to pastoral ministry and church administration.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to explain the Baptist distinctives in the context of Baptist history.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to articulate biblical doctrine in a systematic fashion.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to communicate and apply biblical truth accurately and effectively in preaching and writing.
  • Students will demonstrate servant leadership behaviors in ministry settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Old or New Testament Survey
  • English Composition 
  • Pastoral Theology
  • Greek Grammar 
  • Fundamentals of Public Speaking
  • Math or Science Elective 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Pay $50 application fee (USD)
  • Supply character references: The character references must be completed by three people who are not relatives
  • Send your transcripts
  • Take the TOEFL test
  • Receive a decision from admissions
  • Return confirmation form and $175 deposit (USD)
  • Register for classes
  • Student Visa: Once steps 1-9 are complete, Maranatha Baptist University will issue a Form I-20 which will be signed by a Designated School Official and sent to you

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8200 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    16400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8200 USD per semester during 48 months.

Funding

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