In accordance with the revised regulation of the Ministry of Education, Government of Taiwan, CJCU has applied permission to establish a School of Theology and has been duly granted. School of Theology of CJCU is the first school of its kind within the government accredited educational system of Taiwan. Recruitment of student for the first batch had commenced in April 2008.
CJCU is a Christian institution, and the establishment of the School of Theology coheres the basic tenets of the educational objectives of the University, while augmenting the Christian presence in the campus. During the initial period, School of Theology offers bachelor degree and is in the process of developing a master degree program.
˙Proclaiming the Love of Jesus Christ
˙Praxis of Trut
˙To bear witness to the love and truth of Jesus Christ
˙To cultivate theological knowledge contextually and ecumenically
˙To promote peace, justice and the integrity of the creation
˙To nurture and educate students to become religious educators and social workers who are informed by sublime values of humanness and Christianity.
˙To foster and educate students to become pastors and church workers equipped with in-depth knowledge and practical skills on pastoral, church polity and administration.
˙To train theological researchers who are deeply rooted in the breadth of Christian knowledge yet significantly instructed by the challenges of society and have the ability to do research from an interdisciplinary approach.
˙To develop and train leaders for the global church with ability to maintain a global vision of justice from an ecumenical perspective