No matter where you are living or working, you can study online with Spurgeon’s College at a time and pace that suits you best.

You can choose to begin with a Spurgeon’s College Award in Theology or a University of Manchester Certificate, Diploma or BA Degree. Alternatively, choose to audit some units for your own interest. The process is easy and straightforward because everything is done online.


Studying by Distance Learning with Spurgeon’s College means that you are in charge of your own studies. You take responsibility for what you learn and work at a steady pace to proceed through the course. However you are not left on your own! Your progress will be monitored and your assignments marked. Your unit tutor and the professional team will be on hand to give you advice and to deal with any queries. You won’t need to attend college and there are no compulsory written examinations.

Course units cover the entire field of theology: Old Testament, Church History, Doctrine Mission, Spirituality and Practical Theology. Click here for more details of available units.

Contact our Admissions Department for more information or click here to complete a Distance Learning application form.