Master of Arts in Translation of Scripture - CBTE
Designed and delivered in partnership with the Canada Institute of Linguistics, Northwest's Master of Arts in Translation of Scripture (MATS) was built with a desire to better serve our international partners in the Bible translation movement and train mother-tongue bible translation consultants.
The MATS program is delivered in partnership with Bible translation organizations. It relies on team-based mentoring for delivery. Graduates from this program will have demonstrated achievement of the competencies required of a translation consultant recognized by the Forum of Bible Agencies International.
Program Type & Languages
43 Credit Hours
2-Year Completion Date
> Self-paced learning completed within a translation project
> Teaching, reading, assignments, and mentoring directly in the field
> Training in biblical exegesis, linguistics, translation, and consulting
The MATS program trains mother-tongue bible translation consultants, in their context through participation in translation projects.
The Master of Arts in Translation of Scripture is offered in partnership with the Canada Institute of Linguistics.
Canada Institute of Linguistics
in partnership with Northwest College & Seminary
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