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Bible Translation

As a Bible Translation major, you will prepare to go to the far reaches of the Earth to bring the words of the Bible to those who haven’t heard them yet and give those people an opportunity to read the Bible’s life-giving words in their language.

Translating the Bible into another language is an extremely challenging process that can take many years.

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Educational Focus

  • Greek & Hebrew
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Articulatory Phonetics
  • Learner-Directed Second Language Acquisition
  • Applied Cultural Anthropology
  • Intercultural Communication
  • World Religions

Internship Opportunities

  • University of Notre Dame Summer Institute of Linguistics
  • Wycliffe Bible Translation
  • Pioneers

Career Opportunities

  • Bible Translator
  • Linguist
  • Literacy Worker
  • Language Surveyor

Bible Translation is a Good Fit for Those Who Are:

  • Strong in Languages
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Ministry Oriented
  • Detailed
  • Self Motivated
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The faculty at Grace College truly lived their lives in a way that allowed the light of Christ to shine through them. Grace College prepared me not only to teach in the classroom but to be a lifelong learner, especially in my spiritual walk.

Lenny Krebs, Grace College Alumnus

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At the heart of a Grace education are academically challenging courses that are specifically designed to foster a thirst for character, competence, and service within the hearts and minds of our students.

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Being a transfer student, I felt God leading me to Grace because of its great academic programs, amazing professors, and its ever-present integration of faith and learning.

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