Students may earn the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Youth and Family Ministry. This degree program is designed to prepare students to minister to youth in their families, churches, schools and communities.

BS in Youth and Family Ministry
General Education Core* 49
Youth and Family Ministry Major 52
BIB 3000 or 4000 level textual courses, with both Old and New Testament
courses included (3 hours must be 4000 level)
9
BIB 2333 Biblical Studies Tools 3
BIB 2983 Biblical Interpretation 3
BIB 4383 Contemporary Issues in Hermeneutics (Capstone) 4
MIN 1333 Ministry Life  3
MIN 2613 The Congregation 3
MIN 3333 Introduction to Youth Ministry 3
MIN 3353 Religion, Media, and Youth Culture 3
MIN 3363 Family Life Ministry 3
MIN 3813 Ministry of the World 3
MIN 4873 Internship 3
PSY 3213 Child and Adolescent Development 3
THL 2013 Spiritual Formation 3
THL 3793 History and Theology of the Christian Tradition I 3
THL 4003 History and Theology of the Christian Tradition II 3
Minor (recommended) 18
Electives 9
TOTAL FOR YOUTH AND FAMILY MINISTRY MAJOR 128

*In the Christian Values unit of General Education, Bible/Ministry majors must take
REL 1003, REL 1013, MIN 2513, and PHI 2013 or 2933. PSY 2013 is required in
the Human Institutions and Behavior section.