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

Program Details

For today’s youth to develop into successful adults, they need structure and direction.  This online graduate Certificate in Youth Program Management & Evaluation will give you the knowledge to create, manage and sustain a myriad of programs specifically designed for adolescents. You’ll be providing today’s youth with a metaphorical compass of sorts.  Through such programs, kids will gain all-important social, emotional and cognitive tools.  As part of the Great Plains IDEA, this advanced coursework is offered through MSU and partner schools, where online classes will likely include:

  • Youth Professionals as Consumers of Research
  • Administration and Program Management
  • Program Design, Evaluation and Implementation

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Michigan State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Michigan State University is accredited by: The Broad College of Business at MSU has been accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) since 1953. AACSB International Accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

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