New Zealand Certificate in Christian Studies

Christian Theological and Ministries Education Society (CTMES)

Subject area

Religious Studies

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

There are no prerequisites.

International students: A minimum English Language IELTS (Academic) 5.0 or equivalent is required.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide Christian churches and their agencies with individuals who can support a range of services and ministry roles, and through their skills and knowledge uphold the mission of their respective Christian church and its faith communities.

This qualification will benefit the community by enabling Christian churches to fulfil pastoral and spiritual duties to their constituents.

Graduates will be able to work with groups and communities and will be capable of operating at an entry level either in paid employent or in a voluntary capacity under limited supervision.

The award is an introductory qualification and is not intended as a comprehensive vocational preparation.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Philosophy and Religious Studies at this level can earn:

$20,000

Median earnings one year after study

$25,000

Median earnings two years after study

$41,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

55%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Stewart Mackay Sanderson Scholarship

Provided by:

Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand - The Registrar

Website:

http://www.presbyterian.org.nz/

Value:

$2,000.

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Eric Tate Scholarship

Provided by:

Central Hawkes Bay District Council - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.chbdc.govt.nz

Value:

Varies

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (021) 339443
Fax: (09) 836 7801
Email: edwige.fava@xtra.co.nz
Web: http://www.ctmes.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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