BIBLICAL GREEK LANGUAGE CERTIFICATE
Read the words of Jesus in His original language!
Equip yourself for competence in using Koine Greek in a number of ministry-related fields. By completing this certificate, you will be able to comprehend biblical Greek and apply it to your life and ministry.
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No live class time to attend.
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Rates are for the 2022-2023 academic year.
A standard $50 online fee will be applied to each course.
Total cost per course is due upon enrollment in course.
Logos Bible Software is included at no cost to you.
- Read entire chapters of the New Testament in its original language
- Develop your translation and exegetical skills of biblical Greek
- Confidently use Greek in ministry and in your own faith journey
Elements of Greek 1 [NT502]
Elements of Greek is a two-semester introductory course covering the basic aspects of New Testament Greek grammar. The course is designed to prepare the student to read the Greek New Testament through a mastery of Greek vocabulary, grammar, and syntax.
Elements of Greek 2 [NT503]
Elements of Greek is a two-semester introductory course covering the basic aspects of New Testament Greek grammar. The course is designed to prepare the student to read the Greek New Testament through a mastery of Greek vocabulary, grammar, and syntax. Prerequisite: NT502.
Greek Exegetical Methods [NT506]
Greek Exegetical Methods builds upon the skills learned in Elements of Greek. This course cultivates exegetical skills by developing a methodological context which presents the questions that exegesis needs to answer in order to be a valid analysis. An investigation of New Testament literary structures, genre, the nature of word studies, textual criticism, and a variety of other New Testament hermeneutical issues provide procedures for a synthetic and analytical evaluation of the biblical text. Prerequisite: NT502, NT503.
Do I need to have an undergraduate degree to earn a biblical language certificate?
No. However, the only program for which you can apply your credits is the Accelerated Pastoral program if you wish you pursue a degree sometime in the future.
How long does it take to earn a biblical language certificate?
It can be completed in as little as three semesters.
Do the courses need to be taken sequentially?
Yes. They build upon each other.
What are the requirements for earning the certificate?
You must have a “B” average at the completion of the required courses to earn the certificate. If you do not have a “B” average, you may choose which course to repeat to increase your average to meet this requirement.
Is the certificate program eligible for financial aid?
Can I earn credit for these courses and apply them to a degree?
While this certificate is a non-credit program, there is an option to get credit for your work and apply it to your degree. Please connect with an admissions counselor to get all the details: admissions@ClarksSummitU.edu.
What is the competitive advantage of these particular certificates?
The outcome is being able to read entire chapters of biblical text in its original language!