M.Div – Youth & Student Ministries
A Master of Divinity with concentration in Youth and Student Ministries equips an M.Div. student to serve a local congregation as a pastoral associate who focuses on the needs of youth and their families. This concentration requires coursework in program and curricular design for youth, pastoral ministry to youth and their families, methods of teaching youth, and the role of a pastoral associate.
The Master of Divinity with a concentration in Youth and Student Ministries requires 72 core hours, in addition to nine concentrated electives, for a total of 81 hours.