The faculty of FTC consists primarily of African Friends (and Christians from other denominations) with high qualifications in the subjects they teach. The faculty is augmented by visiting professors from other continents who come for time-limited assignments to share their areas of expertise. Adjunct instructors are utilized from time to time as needed.
The staff of FTC includes specialists in administration, buildings and grounds, hospitality and catering, and farm management.
In total, the college employs more than 30 people.