The information in the links below should provide you with a general overview of a variety of ministry opportunities. This is by no means a complete list of all information, but it is a resource to help you figure out where to begin. All students considering ministry careers, regardless of faith tradition, are encouraged to visit with the University Chaplain, who leads the pre-ministry program at Southwestern.
SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY PRE-MINISTRY PROGRAM
Designed for students who are exploring a call to ordained ministry, lay ministry and other forms of church leadership and ministry, the program includes students from a variety of backgrounds, churches and theological outlooks.
EXPLORING MINISTRY CAREERS
BiggerFaith.org - A Christian, non denominational website, the site tries to describe every career used in ministry. Their mission is to have a site that helps people make decisions regarding their personal ministry and build a community where Christians can share their faith.
Catholic Volunteer Network - Faith-based (open to all faiths) short- and long-term opportunities around the world through more than 200 member organizations.
UrbanMinistry.org - Search urban ministry job postings
ChristianJobs.com and ChurchStaffing.com - Employment sites focused on helping faith-minded job seekers find opportunities with churches, businesses, non-profits, and organizations. Our resources include free job searches, resume writing services, career development, and interview tips.
List of student religious organizations on Southwestern’s campus.