What is it?

The MA in Translation Advising is designed to produce graduates who are qualified to work with local translators on a Bible translation team.

Program Highlights

Learn from professors with years of translation experience.

Technical training in translation, linguistics, and exegesis

Work on translation with language coaches

Includes training in scripture engagement and oral translation

Learn how to function on a translation team in a safe environment before going overseas

Work with professors who are deeply invested in their students’ success.

Prospective Careers

  • Bible Translation
  • Develop Scripture Engagement material
  • Non-profit organization or ministry

What will it help me do?

  • Work on a team assisting local translators
  • Be a resource person accessing Biblical resources
  • Understand the context behind the translation project
  • Engage the team in applying translation principles

Who is it for?

People with a limited translation background who are going into an entry-level translation role

Program Format

2-Year MA Program

All Courses Available by Distance

Practical and technical training combined

Semester-long classes

Capstone Project

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