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SIL at Biola

Biola University
La Mirada, California, United States

A full range of SIL courses are offered at Biola for undergraduate and graduate credit. Students can take any of over twenty courses to prepare for fieldwork in linguistics, literacy and translation projects. These courses can be taken within a number of different degree programs, including the MA Applied Linguistics and the MA Intercultural Studies.


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:

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