Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Colleges and Programs

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This educational program focuses on one or more of the extinct Semitic and/or Non-Semitic languages spoken in the ancient Near East, including those used to write historical Jewish and Christian religious texts. These languages include, but are not limited to, Egyptian/Coptic, Akkadian, Sumerian, Babylonian, Aramaic, Assyrian, Cannanite, Samarian, Phonecian, Ugaritic, Mandean, Syriac, Hattic, Hurrian, Elamite, Hittite, Lydian, Urartian, Lycian, Sabaean/South Arabian, Luwian, Palaic, and other associated languages. This program frequently includes in depth instruction in numismatics, philology, papyrology, epigraphy, and textual studies.

The directory below includes regionally and/or nationally accredited Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics schools, colleges and universities.

Asbury College

1 Macklem Dr, Wilmore, KY 40390-1198

Phone Number: (859) 858-3511
Website: www.asbury.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Finge town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,684 (1,533 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: www.asbury.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.asbury.edu/offices/financial-aid
Online Application: www.asbury.edu/application/

Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta, Azusa, CA 91702-7000

Phone Number: (626) 969-3434
Website: www.apu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 10,362 (5,284 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 28 to 1

Brigham Young University

Main Campus, Provo, UT 84602

Phone Number: (801) 422-4636
Website: www.byu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 42,868 (39,085 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 27 to 1

Carson-Newman College

1646 S Russell Ave, Jefferson City, TN 37760

Phone Number: (865) 471-2000
Website: www.cn.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Small suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,248 (1,974 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Admissions: admissions.cn.edu/
Financial Aid: admissions.cn.edu/admissions/finaid/default.asp
Online Application: admissions.cn.edu/

Catholic University of America

620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20064

Phone Number: (202) 319-5000
Website: www.cua.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 7,230 (3,604 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1

Chapman University

One University Dr., Orange, CA 92866

Phone Number: (714) 997-6815
Website: www.chapman.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 6,730 (4,680 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Admissions: www.chapman.edu/admission/
Financial Aid: www.chapman.edu/finaid/
Online Application: www.chapman.edu/admission/applicationChoices.asp

Columbia International University

7435 Monticello Rd, Columbia, SC 29203-1513

Phone Number: (803) 754-4100
Website: www.ciu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,438 (592 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 30 to 1
Admissions: www.ciu.edu/college/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.ciu.edu/financialaid/
Online Application: www.ciu.edu/applynow

Concordia University

1530 Concordia West, Irvine, CA 92612-3203

Phone Number: (949) 854-8002
Website: www.cui.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,146 (1,470 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: www.cui.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.cui.edu/studentservices/financialaid/
Online Application: cuigrad.myadmissionsapp.com/apply/authenticatio…

Concordia University

1530 Concordia West, Irvine, CA 92612-3203

Phone Number: (949) 854-8002
Website: www.cui.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,146 (1,470 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: www.cui.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.cui.edu/studentservices/financialaid/
Online Application: cuigrad.myadmissionsapp.com/apply/authenticatio…

Concordia University-Ann Arbor

4090 Geddes Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Phone Number: (734) 995-7300
Website: www.cuaa.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,013 (494 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1
Admissions: www.cuaa.edu/Admission.aspx
Financial Aid: www.cuaa.edu/Departments/financialaid/index.html
Online Application: www.cuaa.edu/Admission/apply

Concordia University-Wisconsin

12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, WI 53097-2402

Phone Number: (262) 243-5700
Website: www.cuw.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 6,711 (3,893 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 9 to 1
Admissions: www.cuw.edu/Undergraduate/future/index.html
Financial Aid: www.cuw.edu/Departments/financialaid/index.html
Online Application: www.cuw.edu/apply/

Cornerstone University

1001 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-5897

Phone Number: (616) 949-5300
Website: www.cornerstone.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,240 (2,292 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 48 to 1
Admissions: www.cornerstone.edu/future_students/
Financial Aid: www.cornerstone.edu/departments/financial_aid
Online Application: www.cornerstone.edu/future_students/apply

Dallas Theological Seminary

3909 Swiss Ave, Dallas, TX 75204

Phone Number: (214) 824-3094
Website: WWW.DTS.EDU
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,421 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Admissions: WWW.DTS.EDU/admissions
Financial Aid: www.dts.edu/departments/campus/financialaid/
Online Application: WWW.DTS.EDU/admissions/applyonline

Geneva College

3200 College Ave, Beaver Falls, PA 15010-3599

Phone Number: (724) 846-5100
Website: www.geneva.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,482 (2,114 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1

Graduate Theological Union

2400 Ridge Rd, Berkeley, CA 94709

Phone Number: (510) 649-2400
Website: WWW.GTU.EDU
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 269 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 39 to 1
Admissions: www.gtu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.gtu.edu/admissions/financial-aid
Online Application: applyweb.com/apply/gtu/menu.html

Houston Baptist University

7502 Fondren Rd, Houston, TX 77074-3298

Phone Number: (281) 649-3000
Website: www.hbu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,953 (2,505 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Admissions: www.hbu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.hbu.edu/financialaid
Online Application: www.hbu.edu/apply

Howard Payne University

1000 Fisk St., Brownwood, TX 76801-2794

Phone Number: (325) 646-2502
Website: www.hputx.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Remote town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,534 (1,512 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Luther College

700 College Drive, Decorah, IA 52101-1045

Phone Number: (563) 387-2000
Website: www.luther.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Campus setting: Rural fringe community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,502 (2,502 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Admissions: admissions.luther.edu/
Financial Aid: finaid.luther.edu/
Online Application: www.luther.edu/admissions/apply

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

5001 N. Oak Trafficway, Kansas City, MO 64118-4697

Phone Number: (816) 414-3700
Website: www.mbts.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,041 (359 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 24 to 1
Admissions: www.mbts.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: https://www.mbts.edu/admissions/financial-aid/
Online Application: https://www.mbts.edu/apply/

North Central University

910 Elliot Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404-1391

Phone Number: (612) 343-4400
Website: www.northcentral.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,437 (1,437 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: www.northcentral.edu/futurestudents
Financial Aid: www.northcentral.edu/financialaid?section=futur…
Online Application: apply.northcentral.edu/

Northland International University

W10085 Pike Plains Rd, Dunbar, WI 54119-9285

Phone Number: (715) 324-6900
Website: www.ni.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Remote rural community
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 669 (565 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 20 to 1
Admissions: www.ni.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: www.ni.edu/Schools/NBBC/Financial-Aid/
Online Application: nia.ni.edu/Home.aspx

Oklahoma Baptist University

500 W University, Shawnee, OK 74804

Phone Number: (405) 275-2850
Website: www.okbu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,088 (2,020 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Admissions: www.okbu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid: www.okbu.edu/finaid
Online Application: www.okbu.edu/admissions/onlineapp.html

Oklahoma Wesleyan University

2201 Silver Lake Rd, Bartlesville, OK 74006-6299

Phone Number: (918) 333-6151
Website: www.okwu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Distant town
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 1,343 (1,252 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 62 to 1
Admissions: www.okwu.edu/undergrad/apply/for-admission/
Financial Aid: www.okwu.edu/undergrad/apply/financial-aid/
Online Application: www.okwu.edu/undergrad/apply/

Olivet Nazarene University

One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2271

Phone Number: (815) 939-5011
Website: www.olivet.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Small suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 6,428 (3,429 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Oral Roberts University

7777 S Lewis Ave., Tulsa, OK 74171

Phone Number: (918) 495-6161
Website: oru.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 3,296 (2,682 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: oru.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid: oru.edu/financial_assistance/
Online Application: webapps.oru.edu/new_php/admissions/undergraduat…

Southern Nazarene University

6729 NW 39th Expy, Bethany, OK 73008

Phone Number: (405) 789-6400
Website: www.snu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 2,575 (1,968 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Trinity International University

8190 West State Road 84, Davie, FL 33324

Phone Number: (954) 382-6400
Website: www.tiu.edu/florida
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting: Large suburb
Campus housing: No
Student Population: 387 (273 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 130 to 1

Union University

1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, TN 38305-3697

Phone Number: (731) 668-1818
Website: www.uu.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: 1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Small city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 4,675 (3,018 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Admissions: www.uu.edu/admissions/undergraduate/GetToKnowUs…
Financial Aid: www.uu.edu/financialaid/
Online Application: www.uu.edu/applications/undergrad/

University of Chicago

5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

Phone Number: (773) 702-1234
Website: www.uchicago.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 16,679 (5,160 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 7 to 1

University of Chicago

5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

Phone Number: (773) 702-1234
Website: www.uchicago.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting: Large city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 16,679 (5,160 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 7 to 1

Olivet Nazarene University

One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2271

Phone Number: (815) 939-5011
Website: www.olivet.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting: Small suburb
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 6,428 (3,429 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1

Yale University

New Haven, CT 6520

Phone Number: (203) 432-1333
Website: www.yale.edu
School Type: 4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered: Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting: Midsize city
Campus housing: Yes
Student Population: 12,313 (6,046 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 5 to 1

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