Master of Arts in Missions Studies

General

Program Description

Master of Arts in Missions Studies

This is a 2-year program designed to integrate the development of professional ministerial skills in missions with academic studies. Combining scholarly and professional competence in the field of missions, the program focuses on equipping potential and functional leaders with knowledge, skills and character qualities required to develop competences in missions-related ministries of the church and church-related organizations. The program also develops the potential of the student for further academic pursuit in the field of missions.

It costs Kshs.75,000 ($750) tuition per semester.

Intakes are in August/September, December/January and April/May of every year.

Delivery modes are:

  1. Full-time
  2. Holiday (i.e. three weeks every April, August, and December) and
  3. Evening at the Karen Campus

The requirement is undergraduate degree with at least 1st class/2nd class Honours (upper division) or lower division with 2 years working/ministry experience).

At the end of the course of study in the Master of Arts in Missions Studies program, the student should be able to:

  1. Proclaim the message of the gospel, heralding the righteousness, justice, and peace of God on the continent of Africa.
  2. Display genuine respect for people and their culture.
  3. Differentiate cultural particularity from homogenous conformity.
  4. Formulate biblical values for the economic development and social progress of Africa.
  5. Develop a strategy for building networks of understanding and partnership between churches, denominations, and nations.
  6. Utilize missiological theories and strategies to enhance effectiveness in evangelism and discipleship.

Admission Requirements

In addition to the minimum entrance requirements specified in Section 1.0 of NEGST Academic Standards and Policies, all applicants for admission to the Master of Arts in Missions Studies program shall meet the following requirements:

  1. An undergraduate degree in any area of specialization from an accredited institution of higher learning with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, or a degree awarded with first-class or upper second class honors, or its equivalent.
  2. Applicants with 2.75 cumulative grade point average or higher or second-class lower division or its equivalent should have at least two years of relevant experience after graduation.
  3. An applicant who does not meet the above requirements must present an undergraduate degree in any area of specialization and a Postgraduate Diploma in the relevant area of study from an accredited institution of higher learning with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, or its equivalent.

Mode of Delivery

  • 2 academic years’ full-time studies
  • 3 academic years’ part-time studies

Fee structure

Full-Time

  • Tuition Fees: 65,400
  • Admin Charges: 15,525
  • Total Tuition Fees: 80,925
  • Total per Year: 242,775
  • Total for Program: 485,550

Part-Time

  • Tuition Fees: 43,600
  • Admin Charges: 15,525
  • Total Tuition Fees: 59,125
  • Total per Year: 177,375
  • Total for Program: 532,125

How to apply

  • You can apply online by clicking Online application or
  • Download application form Application form
  • You can send your application to Public Relations or Admissions

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Last updated Sep 2019

About the School

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