12 COURSE YOUTH MINISTRY CERTIFICATE

“Practical, Tactical, Educational”

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Youthsphere is an Online Youth Ministry Certificate program hosted by Dr. Jim Burns & Doug Fields featuring eleven leading youth ministry experts. Point Loma Nazarene University has endorsed the program as part of their broader education platform. Show Me More »


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12 vital courses for a comprehensive
youth ministry education

Each course contains 6 unique video sessions totaling approximately one hour of instruction, a reflection guide, and a vast amount of resources for additional learning and use by the student.
The reflection guide leads the student into a deeper engagement with the material and a greater understanding of the subject matter. The student is then encouraged to dig into the optional additional resources which include articles and tools for further learning and growth.
Upon completion of all 12 courses and reflection guides, a certificate will be will be awarded to each registered student by all Youthsphere faculty and Point Loma Nazarene University.  

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This online learning format is perfect for the busy life! You can study at your own pace in your own place. Plus, the caliber of these global youth ministry educators coming together in one location is unmatched (even at national conventions). This certificate will not only add to your knowledge and skill base, it will also add to your credibility when looking for jobs and/ or seeking raises ("the more you learn, the more you can earn”).

Still have questions? Try reading our F.A.Q.

  • Youth Sphere is the most flexible and economical solution for gaining a breadth of education in Youth Ministry. Learn more about our unique curriculum and our world-class faculty.
  • Education of the caliber and depth of Youthsphere typically costs multiples far beyond our value pricing. Take a look at our cost comparison »
  • Youthsphere allows you to provide top-quality training to all of your staff AND volunteers in a virtual conference setting. Get a group discount with our multi-user packs »
  • The framed certificate of completion is an impressive reminder to the commitment and accomplishment of your education in Youth Ministry. (and it looks good on your résumé too.) More»