Graduate Certificate in Youth Services
Florida State University

Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Youth Services is an online human services degree program offered at Florida State University.  This is a graduate-level certificate for both degree- and non-degree seeking students that meet the requirements.  Offered by the School of Information, this program teaches the technical aspects of youth services, an area of human services.  The curriculum provides knowledge in resources, services, and evaluation focused on the information needs and interests of children and youth.  This training prepares graduates to be information professionals that specialize in youth services. 

This program is flexible, allowing students to choose some of their courses from these options:

  • Instructional Role of the Informational Specialist 
  • Diverse Resources for Children and Young Adults 
  • Graphic Novels in Libraries 
  • Introduction to Information Services


Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Florida State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)