Religious Education: Youth Ministry Specialization, B.A.
The Bachelor of Arts in Religious Education: Youth Ministry Specialization is available at the following locations:
About this Program
Students seeking a religious education degree specializing in youth ministry develop skills needed for leading staff or youth ministry within churches.
The religious education degree develops traits including a strong biblical and theological foundation, relating to adolescent development and youth culture, and relating to families with youth.
The religious education major requires a minimum of 39 hours in field specific courses, with a core of 30 hours. Students will take 12 hours in the youth ministry specialization. Required courses include topics such as: Youth Ministry in the Church, The Youth Minister, Church History, Historical Theology, and many others.
- College pastor
- Church planter
- Discipleship pastor
- Mission’s pastor
- Campus minister
- Church staff
- Youth pastor
- Small group pastor