Graduate Certificate in Youth Program Management & Evaluation (Great Plains IDEA)
North Dakota 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 at North Dakota State 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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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

North Dakota State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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