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BA in Biblical Languages

You can learn biblical Greek and Hebrew

Your Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Languages from Moody Bible Institute helps you gain proficiency in biblical Greek and Hebrew. You’ll focus on how the Old and New Testaments fit together in context. Learn to produce accurate translations of biblical texts from their original language and get advanced training in biblical interpretation. At Moody you can study with experienced professors who invest in your future as you prepare to go wherever God takes you.

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Your Biblical Languages Studies

As you study, you’ll:

  • Critically engage with recent scholarly ideas
  • Study how the Bible relates to life and ministry
  • Get trained in the languages, literature, and contexts of the Old and New Testaments
  • Become competent at textual criticism, exegetical methods, and biblical theology

"Moody has given me what no other school could—four years of biblical and theological education focused on the biblical languages. When I graduate, I'll have taken 13 Greek and Hebrew courses, and I'll have skills that I can use anywhere for the rest of my life."

—Connor, senior student

Meet your Biblical Languages professors

Learn from experienced faculty mentors such as Dr. John Goodrich, program head of Biblical Languages, and Dr. Andrew Schmutzer, professor of Bible and 2018 Alumnus of the Year.

Dr. John Goodrich

Dr. John Goodrich

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Dr. Andrew Schmutzer

Dr. Andrew Schmutzer

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Financial Aid

Every class in your degree is paid for by the Chicago Tuition Grant, so tuition is worry-free. Every Chicago undergraduate student is awarded this grant, worth up to $10,000 a year. You’re only responsible to pay the remaining amount for room and board, fees, and costs—making a Moody degree the best value in Christian education. Find out how to defray the remaining costs with scholarships, grants, student loans, student employment, and veterans benefits.

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