Postgraduate Diploma in Chaplaincy

University of Otago

Subject area

Religious Studies

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Entry requirements

A bachelor's degree or equivalent.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

This programme provides chaplains with specialised training. Holders of the diploma will be able to demonstrate the ability to integrate thought and action, integrate professional and intellectual ability, exercise independent judgement, undertake analysis, research a topic, and reflect professionally upon one's own and others' actions.

What graduates earn

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

$40,000

Median earnings one year after study

$51,000

Median earnings two years after study

$62,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

65%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

The Sir Murray F. Brennan Scholarship in Rowing

Provided by:

University of Otago - Scholarships Administrator

Website:

http://www.otago.ac.nz/graduate-research/scholarships/

Value:

$16,000 over 2 years

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Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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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

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.ac.nz

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Sources

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