University of Wisconsin - Madison

College of Letters & Science

Hebrew & Semitic Studies


WARF 740

610 Walnut St

Madison, IL 53726

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Arts in Hebrew Bible;Master of Arts in Biblical Hebrew and Greek;Master of Arts in Hebrew Literature, Doctor of Philosophy in Hebrew Bible

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Hebrew & Semitic Studies teaches Hebrew as a classical and living language and provides the opportunity to study the literature and thought of the cultures based on the language, including biblical Israel, Second Temple Judaism, rabbinic and medieval Judaism, and modern Israel.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 40,000+