Biblical Languages

The Biblical Languages major gives you the skills you need to take God’s Word into the world as Bible translators in mission work. Courses in Greek and Hebrew help you build a solid foundation for your studies in the Bible, doctrine, and missions.

Why Study Biblical Languages at CUW?

Our program offers you the opportunity to:

  • Prepare for missionary service
  • Study both missions and biblical languages
  • Spend a semester abroad in Jerusalem
  • Travel to other countries on missions trips

Program Facts

  • Years to complete: 4

Program Overview

What You’ll Learn in the Biblical Languages Program

As a student in this program, you will learn how to:

  • Build trust and understanding between cross-cultural groups
  • Read, understand and translate Greek and Hebrew text
  • Build Christian witness skills
  • Prepare for missionary service

Career Choices in Biblical Languages

  • Bible translators
  • Mission work
  • Graduate studies

Areas of Emphasis

  • Biblical Languages
  • Missions

Complementary Majors/Minors

  • Christian Thought minor
  • Pre-seminary Studies major

High School Prep Courses

Latin, German, Spanish, French or other languages that increase linguistic skills


Our curriculum focuses on Christian doctrine, Greek, Hebrew, and world missions.