Description of the Program

The Bachelor of Theology degree aims to lay a biblical and theological background for persons of ministry. Students grow intellectually and spiritually through the outcomes of content, competence, character and context

Objectives of the Program

1) Describe the central message of the Bible;
2) Identify the major issues that constitute Christian theological thought;
3) Relate the heritage of the Christian faith to contemporary culture;
4) Give evidence of skills development in such areas as thinking, reading, writing, preaching, teaching, counseling, organizing and relating to others;
5) Apply the ethical and moral principles of the Christian faith to contemporary life;
6) Effectively share the Christian faith with others for their salvation, sanctification and growth in Christian maturity;
7) Function effectively in some area of Christian ministry;
8) Live an exemplary Christian lifestyle marked by humility, service and victorious faith.

Units Offered
  • Evangelism
  • Christian Education
  • Hermeneutics
  • History of Christianity to 1500
  • History of Christianity after 1500
  • History and Polity COTN (or any elective)
  • Beginning Greek
  • Intermediate Greek
  • Biblical Theology
  • Homiletics
  • Systematic Theology 1
  • Systematic Theology II
  • History of Christianity in Africa
  • Pastoral Theology
  • Spiritual Develop. of the Minister
  • Leadership Principles & Styles
  • World Religions
  • African Christian Theology
  • Current Theological Development
  • Doctrine of Holiness
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Teaching Ministry of the Church
  • Church Administration
  • Integrative Seminar
  • Study Skills
  • Mathematics for Liberal Arts
  • Basic English
  • English I*
  • English II
  • Psychology
  • Computer Applications
  • Old Testament
  • New Testament
  • Philosophy
  • English III
  • Personal, Family & Community Health & HIV & AIDS
  • Sociology
  • Christian Ethics
  • Christian Beliefs
  • Church Music and Worship
  • Development of Society
  • Internship
Admission Requirements

Overall Grade of C+ in KCSE and C in Maths

2 principals & a Subsidiary (A’level),
5 credits in IGCSE or equivalent

Minimum GPA of 2.3 from Diploma
Credit pass at Diploma level
Exemptions awarded to applicants with a minimum GPA of 2.7.

No. of Units for one to graduate 48 units
Exemption Status Up to 23 units exemptions for those with diplomas in the area of study from a recognized university
Duration of the Program
  • 8 trimesters


  • 2 years and 8 months


  • 4 Academic years
Mode of Study

Distance Learning


Part-Time Blended

Locations where the program is offered
  • Leah T. Marangu Campus
  • Nairobi Campus
Next Intake
  • January
  • May
  • September
  • Part time blended (April, August and November)
Fee Structure

Fee Structure- 2015- Undergraduate

Fee Structure- 2015- Distance Learning

Fee Structure- 2015- SchoolBased Programs

School or Department which program is offered under