Youth Ministry Degree

SNU’s Youth Ministry degree is primary to the mission and vision of the purpose and mission of SNU. This degree prepares you for life-long ministry. Giving you both practical and theological tools to support your career.

At SNU we provide you with the ability to understand youth cultures and equip you with the skills necessary to lead youth groups. You will enjoy classes that are designed to cultivate your love and passion for the Kingdom as you prepare youth for future leadership roles within the church. Meanwhile your communication and leadership skills will be developed to assist you in one day creating successful outreach and discipleship ministries in the local church to advance its vision.

Careers in Youth Ministry

  • Youth Pastor
  • Counselor
  • Teacher
  • Minister

Download the Youth Ministry Brochure

Download the Youth Ministry Degree Plan

Study Youth Ministry at Southern Nazarene University, Bethany Oklahoma

The Program

  • Prepares students for life-long ministry
  • Provides practical and theological tools to support their careers
  • Integrates ministry practice through a number of internships within local congregations
  • Gives students the ability to understand youth cultures and equip them with the skills necessary to lead youth groups

The Professors

  • Hold a wide range of ministry experiences including senior pastors, pastoral staff, urban ministry directors, missionaries and theological educators
  • Have doctoral degrees
  • Engaged in research and writing projects as well as ongoing ministry involvement

The Preparation

  • Students can expect to graduate and begin their ministry in a number of capacities immediately
  • Our graduates will have the skills knowledge and passion to transform the lives of young people beginning the first day of their life of ministry