Residency & Internships

Preparing the Next Generation for Vocational Ministry

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The residency and internship program at ECC is designed to partner with colleges and universities
to equip vocational ministry students to effectively minister the gospel of Jesus Christ
through practical, real-life training, in a multi-campus and growing congregation.

SPECIALTY TRACKS

Interns & residents can request placement in a variety of specialized ministries at ECC.
Options include:

  • Adult Discipleship
  • Student Ministry
  • Kids Ministry
  • Worship Arts
  • Production
  • Campus Ministry
  • Communications & Online Ministry
  • Church Administration

COMPETENCIES

Each intern and resident will grow in the following areas of competency:

  • Organization & Administration
  • Cultural Awareness
  • General Ministry Skills
  • Social Skills
  • Self-Discipline

INTERNSHIP

PROGRAM FEATURES

Built to partner with your college's requirements

3-4 month, seasonal program (Summer, Spring, Fall)

Part-time commitment with weekends

Practical, hands-on experience

Individualized learning plan

Ministry coaching & mentorship with ECC staff

INTERNSHIP RIGHT FOR YOU?

All interns must have a call to ministry AND be 18 years old, looking to fulfill college requirements for vocational ministry training.

If you have additional questions or would like more information, please contact us below.

RESIDENCY

PROGRAM FEATURES

12-month program with fall and spring start dates

Full-time commitment with weekends

Independent master’s degree option through university partners

Residents are paid a living & educational expense stipend

Ministry coaching & mentorship with ECC staff

Individualized learning plan

Practical, hands-on experience

RESIDENCY RIGHT FOR YOU?

All residents must have a call to full-time ministry AND be 21 years old OR have bachelor’s degree/equivalent professional experience.

If you have additional questions or would like more information, please contact us below.

Questions? Contact Us Below!