Youth Ministries (Pastoral Leadership) at Liberty University will give you the unique opportunity to understand how to lead and pastor a church. Some of your coursework will include information on church planting and development, family ministry in the church, and pastoral duties.
If you pursue a degree with our John W. Rawlings School of Divinity, you’ll receive the biblical foundation you need to excel in any ministry field. You’ll study basic courses on cultural engagement, apologetics, inductive Bible study, and hermeneutics.
With our youth ministries degree, your training will include all the pertinent information and skills you need when working with youth. You’ll study topics like global youth culture, strategies for student outreach, and ministering to adolescents in crisis.
Career Opportunities for Youth Ministries: Pastoral Leadership Graduates
- Associate pastor
- Children’s pastor/director
- Church administration
- College ministry pastor/director
- Next-generation pastor
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- Survey of Youth Ministries
- Strategies for Student Outreach
- Church Planting and Development
- Family Ministry in the Church
- Apologetics & Cultural Engagement
- Inductive Bible Study
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- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Submit your application by the priority deadline of Dec. 31. After this date, it's best to have your application for fall admission submitted by May 1.
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Religious Studies & Theology View 804 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in United States
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Admission decisions are competitive and are based primarily on the following factors:
- Cumulative (unweighted) GPA from high school or college
- GED scores (if applicable)
- Consistency and trends of grades
- Results from the SAT, ACT, or CLT
- Essay submission
- High School GPA: 3.15-3.83
- SAT (ERW* and math only): 1020-1220
- ACT composite: 20-27
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International23800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 23800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
National23800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 23800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.