Students are welcome to talk with the Chaplain about their vocation and a possible call to ministry. Alma College graduates have engaged in a variety of faith-based vocations including pastoral ministry, Christian education, international mission work, social service and higher education.
The Barnabas Society is an informal fellowship of Religious Studies majors and minors, members of the Religious Studies Honorary Society, students considering faith-based vocations, and friends of the above. The group meets regularly for laughter, mutual support and conversation about faith-based vocations.
If you are considering a career in ministry, Explore Ministry provides information about various forms of Christian ministry.
The Undergraduate Fellows Program, offered by the Fund for Theological Education, is a valuable source of funding. This program offers a Summer Conference on Excellence in Ministry as well as a financial award. Application deadline is March 1.