Overview of the Programme

This programme is designed to prepare Christians aspiring to leaders in Ministry for more effective service in the local church, with special focus on Sunday School and Youth Work. It caters for Saints who have not been able to complete formal high school education but do feel and want to respond to the calling to ministry. The programme is offered in both the SiSwati and English languages.

 

Admission Requirements

 

SiSwati Stream

A mature Christian of at least 18 years of age. She or he must also be serving diligently in a local church.

 

English Stream

A mature Christian of at least 18 years of age. She or he must also be serving diligently in a local church. A minimum of a Junior Certificate in Secondary Education is also required or a demonstrable potential write and communicate in English.

 

Duration

The minimum duration for this programme is two (2) years on a full-time basis (evining classes) of three (3) years part-time (weekend classes).

 

Career Opportunities in Theology  

Career options in this field include; chaplaincy in a variety of institutional settings, such as military, prisons, police, hospitals, trade and industry, or work in the social welfare arms of charities and the church, e.g. overseas development aid, communication functions and pastoral care. Our programmes in theology are also enriched with entrepreneurship to enable graduates to run their business to support their churches & communities.