Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies

Africa International University

Program Description

Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies

Africa International University

Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies

The Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies program is designed to provide scholarly and professional training to those directly involved in pastoral ministries of the church.

It seeks to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to enhance competencies in pastoral leadership and church administration while at the same time preparing students for further studies.

Using the in-service approach, the program is delivered on campus and at various sites through block courses.

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

  1. Demonstrate a good knowledge of the content of the Old and New Testaments.

  2. Interact biblically and intelligently with historical and current theological issues and positions within the African and global contexts.

  3. Demonstrate a thorough grasp of counseling skills for helping individuals to deal with diverse life issues affecting them.

  4. Articulate clearly the call of Christian to world evangelization and demonstrate that understanding through personal involvement.

  5. Demonstrate basic teaching skills in one’s area of ministry.

  6. Demonstrate the understanding of one’s calling, gifts and abilities so as function well in pastoral ministries.

  7. Exemplify moral and ethical integrity in all dealings with fellow believers and society in general.

Admission 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.

You can find out more by calling us.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 9, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2018
May 2019
Duration
Duration
2 - 3 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
485,550 KES
Full Time: Total for Programme - 485,550; Part Time: Total for Programme - 532,125
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Locations
Kenya - Nairobi, Nairobi County
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Aug. 2018
Kenya - Nairobi, Nairobi County
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May 2019
Kenya - Nairobi, Nairobi County
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