INTERNSHIP AT RIVER CITY COMMUNITY CHURCH
The internship program exists to prepare students for leadership in a variety of roles to include ministry, business, education, human services, and non-profit organizations, by providing them with hands-on ministry experience.
The internship runs the dates of the school year from September – May 2019. The program is designed for students 18-29. Students may participate in the program for 1-4 years.
Students will gain experience in their chosen area of focus. Opportunities include church planting, youth & children ministry, digital media, worship, production, marketing and communication, care & counseling, discipleship, business, social services, event planning, and administration. The program not only provides valuable skills but can also can be counted toward a college degree.
What does the internship include?
- A challenging ministry role.
- An experienced ministry coach.
- A team environment where you’ll treated as one of the staff, invited to staff events, and enjoy accesses to many incredible people.
- A community of friends, accountability, and ongoing learning.
- Leadership curriculum composed of quarterly modules on self-leadership, team ministry, organizational leadership, and pastoral leadership.
College Degree Option
We have partnered with SAGU.edu to provide students the option to earn a college degree while participating in the internship.
Our Partner – SAGU
Our partner university was voted #10 for Christian college online programs. They are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees.
Interns will engage with faculty both from the accredited universities and practitioners in their field of interest. Students will learn through an online and in-person format. Every ministry coach has receiving training to perform their role well so each intern has a positive and productive experience.
One of the program goals is to graduate students in the most expedient and cost effective manner. Students will receive admissions guidance so they can select the best path with the goal of an accredited degree. Through our partnerships with SAGU, students can expect to reduce their tuition by up to 40 percent.
Students have access to federal financial aid.