Faculty of theology

The Faculty of Theology is the first department created at the university for academic excellence and practical services to local communities that are highly religious.

The faculty is known for its engagement with community life-giving biblical and theological knowledge including its curriculum on theology of work. It is an undergraduate program with emphasis on missiology, biblical and practical theology. Theology is about faith and work. Practical Theology and Missiology aims to help and understand the Word and Works of God are understood in human context. How do we understand God’s presence in socio-economic diversity? Theological studies help students and church ministers to understand church ministries faith-living communities, that the Word became flesh and dwelt among”.

Welcome Humphrey Fellow Lazare Sebitereko Rukundwa to the Schar School

The Schar School of Policy and Government is honored to host Lazare Sebitereko Rukundwa, a Hubert Humphrey Fellowship Programrecipient, who will be with the School until June 8, 2018.

The Schar School is Dr. Rukundwa’s last stop after spending time at Cornell University and Penn State University. His intention is to learn best-practices in higher education leadership and administration to replicate in his home country of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Read more

Ebola threatens to infect Congo's presidential elections, Mason visiting scholar says

Ebola has killed 19 people and infected 39 more in the Democratic Republic of Congo in the last month. Despite this being the ninth time the deadly virus has struck the region since it was identified in 1976, the fear is rising again that another devastating outbreak could kill thousands. Read More