Online Associate of Arts in Youth Ministry
The Associate of Arts in Youth Ministry program at Point University has been designed to train students for the special calling of youth ministry. This 100% online program provides students with a broad foundation in the liberal arts, a strong understanding of biblical theology and worldviews, and the practical skills needed to effectively minister to young people. Graduates may continue their studies to earn the Bachelor of Science degree in Christian Ministries.
The online associate in youth ministry program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to equip students with a broad grounding in the liberal arts, along with foundational preparation for effective service with an emphasis on youth. Coursework includes:
- Effective Thinking
- Theological Foundations for the Christian Life
- The Practice of Christian Ministry
- Developmental Psychology
All students enrolled in the associate degree in youth ministry online program at Point University pay the same tuition rate, regardless of the state the student resides in. Already one of the most affordable choices among private colleges, Point University offers online students almost 40% off regular on-campus tuition.
Rate: $410 per credit hour*
To view a complete breakdown of tuition and fees, visit our Tuition & Fees: Online Students page.
*Tuition rate effective through summer semester 2023.
- Youth Pastor
- Assistant Pastor
- Church Staff
- Ministry Leader
- Missionary for Christian Education
The first step to apply for admission is to complete the free application. After you complete your application, an enrollment specialist will work with you to complete your file. Your application file for this program requires:
- Transcripts from all previously attended schools*
- Minimum 2.0 GPA**
Want to know more about applying to Point University? Submit your information to be contacted by a member of our team or visit our Support Center for additional information and resources.
*If you have less than 12 transferable college credits when you apply, your official high school transcript or GED certificate is required.
**Applicants who do not meet the GPA requirement may qualify for “Probationary Admission.”
I'm entering my third year in the online program at Point University and am impressed. They have really created a model that works and challenges.
- Terri LaGrange, online student
#9 Best Online Christian College (2021)
Point University offers the Youth Ministry program in a fully-online format. Online students engage in asynchronous learning through a course website that facilitates interaction with their instructor and classmates.