Minor in Biblical Languages
Students will study both Hebrew and Greek and seek to enhance personal Bible reading, teaching and preaching. Upon completion of this minor, students will have requisite skills in Old and New Testament exegesis, textual criticism and application. With a Biblical Studies minor, those students who go on to seminary will enter their studies with most, if not all, of the language competencies for graduation.
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 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 expand 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.|
|Elementary Hellenistic Greek||Intensive study of elementary grammar, syntax, and vocabulary with selected readings from the New Testament and other Hellenistic writings.|
|Intermediate Hellenistic Greek||Selections of various genre of the New Testament and other Hellenistic writings 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 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.|
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.
NOTE: A minor is a secondary field of interest that is meant to complement your academic major. While your major is chosen for your intended career choice, your minor may be something you pursue for your personal interest or to augment your major.
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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