San Francisco is the setting for urban study and internship opportunities through Westmont College. Examine questions of faith in a vibrant city with a small community of students and faculty mentors. An example could include exploring various worship styles through attending ethnic churches and different denominations. In addition, there are many enriching opportunities through urban ministries and volunteer programs.
A key part of the program is your placement in professional internships--available in every academic major. Here's a few participating organizations:
What subject have you always wanted to explore in depth? You can learn more about it through an independent study project that you create with the guidance from a faculty advisor.
All Gordon students applying to the San Francisco Urban Program must first submit an online seat application (available to Gordon students only) to participate in a Global Education program. Only after you have been approved by the Global Education Office for study abroad, may you proceed with the SFU application.
Apply to participate in Global Education Programs with the online seat application (available to Gordon students only). After you have been approved by the Global Education Office proceed with application to the San Francisco Urban Semester.
Please check the Urban Semester homepage for details about costs. In general, the costs of this program exceed Gordon College costs by about $1,000 for the semester.
For further information please contact:
The Global Education Office
See the Westmont Urban Semester homepage for further details