Our range of NZQA approved qualifications at undergraduate level uniquely combine biblical studies and mission and ministry.

We believe studying theology will give depth and endurance to your faith as you journey with God. 


New Zealand Certificate in Christian Studies

Ideal for those who haven’t studied theology at tertiary level before, this Certificate provides an avenue for students to develop self-awareness of their spiritual journey and practical skills for ministry.


New Zealand Diploma in Christian Studies

The New Zealand Diploma in Christian Studies provides students with a broad understanding of the principles of theology and biblical foundations as well as establishing skills in evaluative thinking and applied leadership for Christian mission work and ministry.

Bachelor of Applied Theology

The Bachelor of Applied Theology equips people with a solid theological education at a foundational level and provides students with the understanding and skills for an in-depth application of their faith in order that they may become effective in their leadership and participation in a wide range of Christian mission work and ministry settings.

Graduate Diploma of Applied Theology

Carey’s Graduate Diploma of Applied Theology is ideal for those who have already proven themselves in tertiary study and who either wish to grow in the depth of their Christian faith and understanding or desire an initial theological education.