Certificate Programs: Youth and Family Ministry

An Advanced Certificate in Youth & Family Ministry is designed for clergy and laity who want to go strengthen their ministry. The Certificate program consists of twelve courses, combining foundational subjects such as Bible, theology, and church history with two courses in the area of youth & family ministry. Program requirements are completed through a combination of online and intensive courses, allowing students the flexibility to work at their own pace, taking one, two, or three courses at a time. This is a great option for those who have already completed the Certificate in Youth and Family Ministry and wish to study further.

Advanced Certificate in Youth & Family Ministry

This Certificate is designed for clergy and laity who want to strengthen their ministry. The Certificate program consists of twelve courses, combining foundational subjects such as Bible, theology, and church history with two courses in the area of youth & family ministry. Program requirements are completed through a combination of online and intensive courses, allowing students the flexibility to work at their own pace, taking one, two, or three courses at a time. This is a great option for those who have already completed the Certificate in Youth and Family Ministry and wish to study further.

Certificate Requirements

  • Hebrew Bible
  • New Testament
  • History & Confessions
  • Theology 1
  • Theology 2 or Ethics
  • Leadership & Faith Formation
  • Worship
  • Education & Discipleship
  • Pastoral Care
  • Emerging Ministry
  • Youth Ministry Elective
  • Youth Ministry Elective

Certificate students can take Exploring Faith: Entry Level courses or TEEM courses to meet their requirements.

Apply Online

For more information, contact admissions@wartburgseminary.edu