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Master of Arts in Youth, Children & Family Ministry

Program Details

Northwest Nazarene University offers an online Master of Arts in Youth, Children & Family Ministry for students to gain more experience and knowledge as a family ministry pastor or youth pastor. Students have the flexibility to pursue a degree to advance their careers in this area of ministry.


  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university or equivalent and evidence an overall GPA of 2.5, or 3.0 in the last 30 semester/45 quarter credits
  • Students should also have some experience in ministry, either professionally or as a volunteer, and be prepared to apply their course work to their present assignment
  • Submit an official transcript from the undergraduate institution from which you graduated reflecting all individual courses taken
  • Two recommendations

Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities