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B.S. in Youth Ministries: Pastoral Leadership

Residential Degree in Youth Ministries: Pastoral Leadership

The Bachelor of Science in Youth Ministries: Pastoral Leadership will prepare you to engage with adolescents in their own culture.

The Pastoral Leadership cognate will train you in pastoral duties such as preaching, evangelism, and counseling. Learn about pastoral ministry, new generation ministry, and student outreach. You’ll also study church growth strategy and church planting.

With the Youth Ministries degree program, you’ll be able to:

  • Form a youth ministry mission statement, objectives, and strategy
  • Plan, organize, and develop new youth ministries
  • Lead a Christian youth ministry program

Academics: Pastoral Leadership Cognate

Credit Hours

120 total credit hours

Program of Study (DCP)

Youth Ministries (B.S.): Pastoral Leadership (DCP)

Admission Requirements

View Liberty’s undergraduate admissions requirements

Featured Pastoral Leadership Courses

  • Survey of Youth Ministries (YOUT 201)
  • Strategies for Student Outreach (YOUT 310)
  • Contemporary Youth Communication (YOUT 448)
  • Foundation to Pastoral Leadership (PLED 201)
  • Pastoral Duties (PLED 350)

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Career Opportunities With This Degree

  • Youth Ministry Director
  • Ministry Associate
  • Youth Pastor
  • Next Generation Pastor
  • Children’s Pastor/Director
  • College Ministry Pastor/Director