Applied Linguistics (AS)

The two-year Associate of Science in Applied Linguistics provides students with a foundational skill in linguistics and the diversity of language in its broad aspects. Career possibilities include entry-level translation, linguistics analysis, cross-cultural work, and further studies in the interdisciplinary fields related to linguistics.

Students in Intercultural Studies will benefit from Johnson’s accreditation, affordable tuition, and an experienced and engaged faculty dedicated to the spiritual formation and professional preparedness of each student.

When students complete this program, they will be able to do the following:

  • pursue further studies in the field of linguistics, as bible translators, or literacy workers.
  • Articulate biblical, theological, and missiological foundations for their chosen ministry field.
  • Successfully implement missional ministry within world contexts.

For a comprehensive list regarding program goals and objectives, see the catalog.

Professional Area Course Sampling
Encountering Cultures
Phonetics and Phonology
Grammatical Analysis
Introduction to Linguistics
Second Language & Culture Acquisition

Bible and Theology Course Sampling
Orientation to the Old Testament I
Orientation to the Old Testament II
Orientation to the New Testament
Fundamentals of Christian Faith
Exegetical Methods
Old Testament Poetry/Wisdom or Prophets Selective
New Testament Epistles or Gospels Selective