Internships are part of the formation for ministry process at Western Theological Seminary and provide a breadth of experience while going deep through the use of learning covenants and case studies of actual ministry experience.
In-residence M.Div. students will participate in four 100-hour part-time units and one 400-hour full time unit of a supervised in-ministry experience within an approved ministry setting.
Distance learning students will participate in six 130-hour units of a supervised in-ministry experience during the five years of the program.
Ministry settings may include:
- Faith-based agencies
- Parachurch Ministries
- Campus Ministry
- Care Facilities and nursing homes