Bible Translation Studies at CBTS

Cameroon Baptist Theological Seminary


Ndu, North West Region, Cameroon

The Bachelor of Arts in Bible Translation program is designed to prepare students with basic formal training to lead Bible translation and literacy projects. They will be equipped to undertake basic descriptive linguistic analysis and translate the Bible into African languages. The program is interdisciplinary, combining biblical, linguistic, missiological and ministerial training. The program will prepare students for leadership in the ministry of Bible translation, either as biblical exegetes, mother tongue or other tongue translators.


The primary language of instruction for this program is English.

Courses in this program can be taken apart from the degree.

This program prepares students to begin functioning in the following role(s) in language work:

Degrees offered

  • BA in Bible Translation
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