Holy Apostles College and Seminary Graduate Certificate in Youth and Young Adult Ministry can help you develop the knowledge and skills you need to make a difference in the lives of teens and young adults. This fully online, 15 credit certificate program will enable you to:
- Understand the unique challenges today’s teens and young adults face.
- Develop the pastoral counseling/coaching skills you need to support teens and young adults apply their faith to common personal and spiritual struggles.
- Feel confident responding to the questions teens and young adults have about faith, life, and relationships.
- Develop programs that can help provide a faithful community of support for adolescents and young adults.
- Enter the MA in Pastoral Studies/Youth & Young Adult Ministry program with advanced standing.
*The following five courses are required and they constitute the totality of the program.
- APO 512 Apologetics (Every)
- MTH 851 Contemporary Moral Issues (Spring, Summer)
- PAS 602 Fundamentals of Practical Theology (Every)
- PAS 607 Contemporary Youth Culture (Spring)
- PAS 785 Pastoral Issues Concerning Human Sexuality (Fall, Spring)