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Our Master’s in Teaching Hebrew as a Second Language gives you the skills to support learners in becoming proficient in Hebrew.

Prospective and active teachers of Hebrew can combine cultural immersion with superb pedagogical training. 


Students in the School of Hebrew master’s degree complete their graduate degree in a year and a half. Students must successfully complete 12 course units.

Students must complete an initial 6-week graduate summer session on the Middlebury, Vermont campus before establishing their candidacy for the MA degree. The second and third semester are completed online during the academic year, followed by a 6-week summer on the Middlebury, Vermont campus and final online semester.


First Semester (Middlebury) 3 course units (9 credits) 6 weeks/summer
Second Semester (Online) 2 course units (6 credits) 15 weeks
Third Semester (Online) 2 course units (6 credits) 15 weeks
Fourth Semester (Middlebury) 3 course units (9 credits) 6 weeks/summer
Final Semester (Online) 2 course units (6 credits) 15 weeks