Western Seminary Time Budgeting Tool

Time-Budgeting Tool

How do I fit seminary into the rest of my life?

This online time planning tool will help give you an overall perspective of how seminary will fit into your life. To use the tool, change the values in any of the yellow boxes. Once a value has been changed, the totals below will automatically update.

ActivityWeekly Hours

Devotion Prayer, Bible study, meditation, etc.
Meals Don't forget preparation, dining, and cleaning.
Sleep / Hygiene 8 hours of sleep per night is 56 hours per week.
Work
Church / Ministry Gatherings, small groups, preperation, activities.
Transit Travel time to and back from home, work, church, seminary.
Family Don't forget date-night.
Fun Television, movies, games, parties, recreation.
Exercise
Chores Laundry, shopping, cleaning

Total Life Hours
129

Credit Hours 4 = half time, 8 = full time
Class Time Usually equal to the credit hours.
Homework 2 hours for every class hour (in some cases 3 to 1)

Total Study Hours
24


Grand Total
153
168 hours in one week

Free Time
153
 
% Committed
153