bachelor of arts in youth ministry and biblical studies
Overview of Youth Ministry and Biblical Studies
Students in this program will develop programming skills for working with adolescents while delving into the psychology and developmental process of adolescents.
Bemidji is a service oriented community with numerous opportunities to engage with youth. Students can expect an interactive experience with area youth through a yearly outreach ministry, whether through local churches, para church ministries or youth serving agencies.
Who Should Apply
Those with a heart for young people and the desire to make a difference in the lives of adolescents. Those who want to learn, practice and engage in helping youth transition to adulthood through the development of a helping and mentoring relationship through the church, para church or other youth agency.
126 credits required including: Youth Minstry (24), Youth Ministry Emphasis (17), Biblical Studies (40), General Education (30), Christian Ministry (15). To view a list of required courses, click here.
DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRY AND ADDICTIONS COUNSELINg
Program Director: Youth Minsitry and Addictions Counseling
Instructor: Christian Ministry, Youth Ministry, Addictions Counseling
B.S. in Behavioral Science
Sterling College, Sterling, KS
M.Ed. in Counseling and School Psychology
Wichita State University, Wichita, KS
Further Coursework at
North Park Theological Seminary, Chicago, IL
Licensed Staff Minister
Evangelical Covenant Church of America