Hebrew Language and Literature Major

Hebrew Language and Literature is a program that focuses on the Hebrew language. Includes instruction in philology; Biblical Hebrew (including Pre- and Post-Exilic scripts); Modern Hebrew; dialects; and applications to business, science/technology, and other settings.

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Search for schools that offer a major in Hebrew Language and Literature (use the com | CollegeFinder, and enter "Hebrew" in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Hebrew Language and Literature Major?

You will typically need a bachelor’s degree if your ambition is to have a career in this area of Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics.  Some of the more prevalent opportunities are interpreters/translators and postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Hebrew Language and Literature Major

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.

Publications/Magazines in Hebrew Language and Literature Major