Master of Theology

Laidlaw College Incorporated

Subject area

Religious Studies

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Entry requirements

A recognised qualification in theology at NZQA equivalent level 7 (with a Grade Point average of at least 7.0 (B) in level 6 & 7 courses) or higher. Pathways to completion vary according to entry qualification. The programme can be completed in 120 or 180 credits depending on entry qualification.
180 Credit MTh degree may be completed with 180 credits: * Where the candidate has completed a recognised three-year Bachelor's degree in Theology or Ministry, with a grade point average of 7.0 (B) in courses of the qualifying undergraduate programme at NZQA levels 6 and 7. 240 Credit MTh MTh degree requires 240 credits: * Where the candidate has completed a recognised three-year Bachelor's degree in Theology or Ministry, with a grade-point average of 7.0 (B) in courses of the qualifying undergraduate programme at NZQA levels 6 and 7. * Where the candidate holds a recognised Bachelor's level degree in a discipline other than Theology or Ministry and has completed a bridging programme such as Laidlaw College's 120 credit Graduate Diploma in Theology with a grade point average of 7.0 (B) at NZQA level 7

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

To provide an advanced level theological qualification for those who have already completed a recognised Bachelor's level or Bachelor's Honours qualification in theology or ministry and want to upgrade their qualifications in a specific area to extend their understanding of Christian ministries.

What graduates earn

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

$57,000

Median earnings one year after study

$66,000

Median earnings two years after study

$60,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

61%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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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: (09) 836 7800
Phone: (09) 836 7800
Fax: (09) 836 7801
Email: reception@laidlaw.ac.nz
Web: http://www.laidlaw.ac.nz

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Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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