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