Urban Studies Practicum

URBN 375
Urban Studies

Students will be involved on-site in a local, regional, or national urban community organization, parachurch ministry, or church.  Experienced practitioners in the urban context will model, train, and supervise ministry experience over the course of several days.  Student will meet with urban leaders and hear their personal philosophy of ministry, their leadership styles, and insights into the urban landscape.  Classroom lectures will be enhanced by practical application in these urban contexts.  The Urban Studies Practicum will take advantage of an extended immersion into an urban area.