Youth Ministries B.S. Degree

Youth Ministries (B.S.)

Residential Program

Receive training in Youth Ministries for local church, parachurch, and nonprofit organizations. The Youth Ministries B.S. degree from the Rawlings School of Divinity will help you gain the knowledge, values, and skills you need to minister to youth in a variety of settings. Also increase your career marketability by adding a specialization from another Liberty University school that targets your vocational goals.

Learn how to demonstrate competence in applying a biblical worldview as you engage adolescents within their own culture. The Youth Ministries B.S. degree will also equip you to demonstrate professional skills in planning, organizing, and developing Christian youth ministries.

Academic Information



Sampling of program courses:

  • Survey of Youth Ministries: YOUT 201
  • Strategies for Student Outreach: YOUT 310
  • Contemporary Youth Communication: YOUT 448
  • Programs for Youth Ministry: YOUT 460

Program of Study

View Degree Completion Plan (DCP)

Career Opportunities

  • Youth Ministry Director
  • Church Administration
  • Parachurch Leadership
  • Ministry Associate
  • Ministry roles in bivocational settings
  • Associate Pastor
  • Youth Pastor
  • Youth Camp Director
  • Next Generation Pastor
  • Children's Pastor/Director
  • College Ministry Pastor/Director
  • Girls Ministry Associate