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Graduate Certificate in Youth Program Management & Evaluation (Great Plains IDEA)

Program Details

The online Certificate in Youth Program Management & Evaluation program prepares individuals to work closely with youth in fields such as human services, social work, or education.

This program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA); regionally accredited schools working in partnership to provide students with online opportunities. Students apply at their school of choice.

Participating schools include:

  • Iowa State University
  • Kansas State University
  • Michigan State
  • University of Missouri
  • North Dakota State University
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Texas Tech University

Requirements

Students will need to choose and apply at a single home university. Requirements may vary, but typically include:

  • Application form specific to the university
  • Official transcripts 
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Statement of goals

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission