Master of Applied Theology

Carey Baptist College

Subject area

Teacher Education: Early Childhood (Pre-Service)



2 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Through successful completion of the Bachelor of Teaching (ECE) a graduate is able to meet the NZTC Graduating teacher standards and uphold their professional ethical responsibilities including those arising from Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Graduates are competent to work in a range of early childhood contexts and become registered teachers.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

In order to be admitted as a candidate to the Master of Applied Theology or Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Theology, an applicant will normally have completed one of the following: a recognised undergraduate degree in theology or Christian ministry with a grade point average of B in courses of the undergraduate programme at levels 6 and 7 (or equivalent). a professional or other qualification which, in the judgment of the Dean of Studies, can be recognised as equivalent to a bachelor s degree in theology or Christian ministry. 1.2 An applicant who does not meet the requirements of 1.1 but who has completed a recognised undergraduate degree in a discipline other than theology or Christian ministry may be admitted as a candidate following successful completion of a bridging programme of study as determined by the Dean of Studies. 1.3 In exceptional circumstances the Dean of Studies may grant provisional admission to an applicant who does not meet any of the requirements in 1.1 or 1.2. Candidature will be confirmed on the subsequent satisfactory completion of two courses.

Detailed requirements

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2 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$7,368 $14,736
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$7,820 $15,640
Total $15,188 $30,376

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $47,356
Earnings range N/A
In employment 55%
In further study 35%
On a benefit 5%

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Scholarship information

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Waikato Raupatu Lands Trust - Grants Officer



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New Zealand Pacific Scholarships

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade - NZ Aid Programme



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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 773 776
Phone: (09) 525 4017
Fax: (09) 525 4096

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