Spend a year taking graduate level classes at JUC. Learn about the land, language, and people of Bible through rigorous study and in-the-field excursions.
One Year. One Changed Perspective.
Are you interested in graduate-level studies but don’t have the time necessary to complete a two-year M.A. degree? Comprised of 24 credit hours, our Graduate Certificate program can be completed in just one year. It is comprised of core courses from our M.A. program with the flexibility to transfer in credits of approved graduate-level courses from another degree program.
Choose from the four program options below to view a sample course list for the Graduate Certificate.
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The Graduate Certificate in Biblical History and Geography enables students to become well-versed in the history of the biblical world and in the subfields of historical geography, archaeology, and biblical Hebrew.
The Graduate Certificate in Middle Eastern Cultures and Religions offers students the opportunity to study and interact with the peoples, societies, and cultures of modern Israel, the Palestinian Territories, and the Middle East.
The Graduate Certificate in Hebraic Roots of Christianity is designed to provide students with a core understanding of the historical, cultural, religious, and literary realities of the Land of the Bible in the centuries prior to, during, and after the time of the New Testament.