Bachelor of arts in ministry:
Bachelor or Arts in Ministry - Youth
Four-Year Program (120 Credits)
Courses revolve around:
Students will benefit from instructors who have been involved or are currently involved in pastoral ministry. Also available as a distance education course, as a 2-year diploma or as a 3-year BMin.
Youth Ministry: In Depth
The Youth Program is:
Prairie’s BAM program will equip you to:
Your BAM degree will open doors to skilled service as a church worker, church planter, church educational program leader, worship leader, pastor, youth worker, camp leader, or numerous other roles within a church or para-ministry setting. Your degree lays the foundation for graduate studies in ministry, theological studies, missiology or divinity.
All courses are 3 credits unless otherwise indicated.
Bible & Theology (45 credits)
Arts & Sciences (36 credits)
Youth (33 credits)
General Electives (6 credits)
For course descriptions, see our catalogue here.
Al Mertes Program Coordinator
I was a youth pastor for over 30 years and have seen firsthand the signficance of youth ministry. The youth of today are exposed to more pressures and challenges than ever and having well equipped leaders to walk with, share life with and guide them on their journey has never been more important. If you have a calling to serve the youth population then our program will help equip you for that purpose.
You will gain skills for any type of job that involves working with the youth demographic. Specific applications are:
Youth Ministry Students
In the Courtyard
The Upper Room
Study at the Library
The Weight Room
Inside the Loft