Center for Translation

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Read in French | Lire en Français

The Harding University Center for Translation is a language service provider designed to give Harding’s translation students hands-on experience and opportunities to serve others. Many services will be offered for free or at reduced rates as part of the center’s commitment to serving the Harding and Searcy communities. Translation will be available in French and Spanish.

Our Mission

We believe God has blessed students with language abilities to serve others. The Center for Translation provides students with training, hands-on experience as language service providers and access to the latest translation technology under direct supervision of trained faculty.

For Students

  • Certificate in Translation
  • Training in translation, including helpful techniques and strategies
  • Experience with translation software, including machine translation and CAT Tools
  • Hands-on experience and the ability to share language gifts in service to God and the community

For the Community

  • Translation of personal documents such as birth certificates, marriage and divorce certificates, academic transcripts, job applications, letters and reports, Bible studies, and religious resources
  • Translation editing and proofreading
  • Local interpreting services


As a service to the local community, the Center for Translation offers these language services at a reduced rate. Please use the following form to request a quote.


Our translators have received training on the Center for Translation’s Privacy and Confidentiality Policies.  

Contact Us

The Center for Translation is part of the Department of Foreign Languages & International Studies which is part of the College of Arts & Sciences.

The Center for Translation will be located in the new Holland-Waller Center.

Harding University
Center for Translation
915 E. Market Ave.
Box 12263
Searcy, AR 72149