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Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Youth Development Specialist program is designed to prepare students for positions in such organizations as 4-H, Boys and Girls Clubs, cooperative extension, correctional facilities, faith-based groups, and non-profits. Coursework covers topics in community youth development, contemporary youth issues, family contexts of adolescents, youth in cultural contexts, and youth policy.


Required to provide an official baccalaureate transcript from a regionally accredited institution. 

Accreditation & Licensing

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