Application Update

We are still accepting applications for the School of Hebrew. Please contact hebrew-ls@middlebury.edu.

The School of Hebrew will offer a 6-week Online Language Program, 6-week Graduate Online Program, 3-week Lifelong Learners Online Program, and 4-week Classical Hebrew Online Program. Students will join courses according to their language level, which will be determined by a placement test. A typical day will include:

  • Interactive instruction
  • Small group conversation
  • Small group tutorial and homework support
  • Socializing in Hebrew during virtual mealtimes
  • Elective activities to choose from each day. Students are expected to participate in at least two activities per week, which will include cultural and linguistic activities such as lectures, music, pronunciation practice, yoga, movies, grammar, radio, cooking club, book club, news and current events, etc.

6-week Online Language Program

Dates and Fees

Dates June 29–August 7 (6 weeks)
Credits 9 semester hours (3 Middlebury units)
Tuition and Fees $6,600

Schedule

Days Monday–Friday
Class Schedule  11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., 12:15–1:15 p.m., 1:45–2:45 p.m., 3:00–4:00 p.m. Eastern (EDT)  
Activity Schedule Options: 9:15–10:15 a.m., 9:45–10:45 a.m., 4:15–5:15 p.m., 5:30–6:30 p.m. Eastern (EDT)

Levels

  • Level 1: Beginning Hebrew
  • Level 1.5: Advanced Beginning Hebrew (After the first two weeks students will be placed in another level)
  • Level 2: Intermediate Hebrew I
  • Level 2.5: Advanced Intermediate Hebrew I (After the first two weeks students will be placed in another level)
  • Level 3: Intermediate Hebrew II
  • Level 4: Intermediate Hebrew III
  • Level 5: Advanced Hebrew I

6-week Graduate Online Program

Dates and Fees

Dates June 29–August 7 (6 weeks)
Credits 9 semester hours (3 Middlebury units/courses)
Tuition and Fees $6,600

Schedule

Days Monday–Friday
Sample Class Schedule

11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Eastern (EDT) (Some class days will begin earlier or end later)

Courses

3-week Lifelong Learners Online Program 

Dates and Fees

Dates June 29–July 17 (3 weeks)
Credits 3 semester hours (1 Middlebury unit)
Tuition and Fees $2,200

Schedule

Days Monday–Friday
Sample Class Schedule  11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., 12:15–1:15 p.m., 1:45–2:45 p.m. Eastern (EDT)
Activity Schedule Students are expected to participate in at least 2 activities per week, either in the morning or evening.
Levels
  • Level 1: Beginner Lifelong Learners (HEBM 3100 A)
  • Level 2: Intermediate Hebrew Lifelong Learners (HEBM 3200 A)
  • Level 3: Intermediate Hebrew II Lifelong Learners (HEBM 3300 A)
  • Level 4: Advanced Hebrew Lifelong Learners (HEBM 3500 A)

4-week Classical Hebrew Online Program

Dates and Fees

Dates July 13–August 7 (4 weeks)
Credits 3 semester hours (1 Middlebury units)
Tuition and Fees $2,200

Schedule

Days Monday–Friday
Sample Class Schedule  11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., 12:15–1:15 p.m. Eastern (EDT)
Activity Schedule Options: 9:15–10:15 a.m., 9:45–10:45 a.m., 4:15–5:15 p.m., 5:30–6:30 p.m. Eastern (EDT)

Additional Information

  • Electronic check-in and orientation sessions are scheduled prior to the start of classes.
  • Please see additional information on our Accepted Student website.
  • Levels and courses offered will be based on meeting course enrollments. Enrollment is capped to ensure high quality instruction. Please apply early to secure a spot. Should it become necessary to cancel a course/program or cap the enrollment, we will notify students and refund the deposit.

Contact

Bella Bensimon

Assistant Director, School of Hebrew

Office:
95 South Main Street

Elizabeth Gerner

Associate Director, School of Hebrew and Lifelong Learners Program

Office:
95 South Main Street