Christian Ministries: Youth Ministries

The Youth Ministries Program is designed to equip students who desire to be involved in the discipleship of young people either in a local church or a para-church organization.


Upon completion of the Youth Ministries program the student should be able to:

  • Develop a Biblical philosophy of youth ministry, including organization, administration and staff development.
  • Develop an understanding of youth culture and societal influences on it.
  • Develop both relational and methodological skills for effective youth ministry.
  • Develop a balanced approach to youth ministry which includes evangelism, discipleship, ministry, fellowship, and recreation.
Degree Title: Bachelor of Arts
Available Formats: Traditional Undergraduate
Program Core Credit Hours: 125 semester credit hours
Additional Academic Requirements: 

General Education Core = 54 hours
Religion Core = 29 hours

An additional hour of Professional Electives is required.

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