Carey is a community of faithful scholars who passionately believe theology is the starting point to making a difference in the world today.
Our teaching staff are active practitioners putting into practice what they teach.
Our staff are actively engaged in high quality research. Carey was identified by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) as the first and only private training establishment (PTE) to have a faculty member receive an A quality category in the Performance Based Research Fund (PBRF) 2018 Quality Evaluation. In the important AQS (S) ranking (which measures the intensity of research relative to staffing numbers), Carey Baptist College was the highest ranked non-university.
Student Support and Formation
We have a holistic view of every student at Carey and our support staff provide care and nurture to support academic success. Inclusivity is encouraged in our community and we are deeply committed to our Tiriti journey with specific staff support for our Maori and Pasifika students.
Our staff are passionate about what they teach. Not only are they leaders in their field academically but they are active practitioners doing the stuff they are teaching.
Our Ministry Training staff are committed to providing the best possible programme to equip leaders for a lifetime of fruitful ministry
Approachable, caring and knowledgeable our library, registrar and administration staff are here to help!
Each year Carey invites Visiting Lecturers from Internationally renowned seminaries and universities to teach on topics that are relevant and at the forefront of theological discussion.
Our Adjunct Lecturers are experienced practitioners from ministry and mission settings and experts in specific topics within a New Zealand context such as Worship, Christian Spirituality and formation.