Concentration in Biblical Languages
With a concentration in Biblical Languages, the student will become proficient in one biblical language at a beginner level and another language at an intermediate level. The concentration will prepare those going into vocational ministry for competence in working with biblical languages and provide, at a minimum, entry-level competence for graduate studies. In some cases, further graduate language study will not be needed.
The Biblical Languages concentration consists of 26 credits. These credits may be earned with two years of Greek (16 credits) and one year of Hebrew (10 credits) or two years of Hebrew (16 credits) and one year of Greek (10 credits).
Program Plan (pdf)
|Want to see exactly what classes you will take? The Program Plan (sometimes called a degree sheet) includes all specific requirements - including University proficiencies, Frameworks courses and degree requirements.|
Each of Evangel's academic programs is made up of a set of core curriculum, program requirements and electives. The courses listed below are just a small sample of courses that might be taken as a part of this specific program.
|Elementary Hellenistic Greek||Intensive study of elementary grammar, syntax and vocabulary with selected readings from the New Testament and other Hellenistic writings.|
|Advanced Hellenistic Greek||Selections of various genre of the New Testament and other Hellenistic writings are studied, including an emphasis on exegesis, textual criticism and theological application.|
|Elementary Biblical Hebrew||Intensive study of biblical Hebrew grammar, syntax and vocabulary with selected readings from the Old Testament.|
|Intermediate Biblical Hebrew||Selections of various genre of the Old Testament are read, building vocabulary and expanding understanding of syntax. Translation and exegetical procedures will be practiced with the goal of developing a biblical theology.|
|Advanced Biblical Hebrew||Study of a particular genre in the Old Testament, including an emphasis on exegesis, textual criticism and theological application.|
Evangel University's world-class faculty is made up of caring, Christian professionals who are distinguished in their fields and dedicated to the development of tomorrow's Christian leaders.
- Church-Based Ministries (Pastor, Teacher, Evangelists)
- Education (College Professor, Biblical Research Professional, Scholarly Publishing)
No special requirements for this program.
General Undergraduate Requirements
The following are general requirements for all students beginning an undergraduate program at Evangel. For more information visit Undergraduate Admissions Requirements.
|Faith||As a boldly Christian university, all of our students have made a profession of faith in Jesus Christ as their personal Lord and Savior.|
|Diploma||Graduation from high school, or having the equivalent of a high school diploma such as the General Education Development (GED) examination.|
|Core Subjects||A minimum of a 2.0 GPA in core college prep classes (English, math, social sciences and science with a lab)|
|Grade Average||A "C" average. However, in some cases, a student with a weak academic record may be considered. To remain at Evangel, however, the student must meet scholastic requirements.|
|Standardized Tests||>Entering freshmen should take the ACT or SAT test. The codes for Evangel are as follows: SAT: 6198. ACT: 2296.|
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