Christian Universities Grow in Africa

  • Joel Carpenter
Keywords: Christian higher education in Africa, Expansion of Christian universities in Africa, Characteristics of Christian universities in Africa


Christian higher education is expanding rapidly in Africa, following the growth of Christian populations on the continent. Although dynamic, these universities face the same problems of resources, standards, and other that confront African universities generally.

Author Biography

Joel Carpenter

Joel Carpenter is professor of history and director of the Nagel Institute for the Study of World Christianity at Calvin College, US. 

How to Cite
Carpenter, J. (2017). Christian Universities Grow in Africa. International Higher Education, (88), 25-26.
Christian Higher Education-Global Trends