Youth Ministry

Format
Level of Study
Degree Type
Associate of Arts (A.A)
at a Glance

At Point University, we see community ministry as an essential part of what it means to say “Jesus is Lord,” and young people are not only an essential part of our community – they are its future.

What can you do with a degree in youth ministry?

The associate of arts in youth ministry program at Point University is designed to train students for the special calling of youth ministry. This online program provides students with a broad foundation in the liberal arts, a strong understanding of biblical theology and worldviews, and the practical skills needed to effectively minister to young people. Graduates may continue their studies to earn the bachelor of science degree in Christian ministries.

Why Study Youth Ministry at Point?

Program & Course Information

The online associate in youth ministry program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to equip students with a broad grounding in the liberal arts, along with foundational preparation for effective service with an emphasis on youth.

The online associate in youth ministry program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to equip students with a broad grounding in the liberal arts, along with foundational preparation for effective service with an emphasis on youth.

Program Faculty

Dean of the College of Biblical Studies and Ministry and Professor of New Testament
Dean of the College of Biblical Studies and Ministry and Professor of New Testament

Dylan Glenn '23

“Point has provided the quality education, as far as academia goes, but what’s unique is the fact that the professors are really in your corner. They help you to succeed.”

THE IMPACT OF YOUR SUPPORT

Corey Bowen '22

“I chose Point because I wanted to play basketball, but I stayed because of the community I found here. The faculty and staff truly care about me, my well-being and my development as a well-rounded person. My time at Point has modeled what genuine service looks like, and it’s something I want to continue doing throughout the rest of my life.”

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Practical Internships

Go Beyond the Classroom

Students are required to complete an internship with a focus on youth ministry in a local church or ministry. Students have completed internships at:

  • Spring Road Christian Church in Lanett, Alabama
  • Dogwood Church in Tyrone, Georgia
  • Southwest Christian Church in Newnan, Georgia
  • Woodland Camp
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Career Opportunities

Make a Difference

Point’s online associate degree in youth ministry can open numerous doors for you after graduation with careers such as:

  • Youth pastor
  • Assistant pastor
  • Church staff
  • Ministry leader
  • Missionary for Christian education

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