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Graduate Certificate - Youth Program Management & Evaluation
Credit hours to complete degree: 12
Last Updated: 10/21/2021 4:00 pm

Required Courses 9 credit hours

There are three required core courses for this graduate certificate. The courses can be taken in any order, with the exception of Foundations of Youth Development, a three credit hour course which should be taken in your first semester. Foundations of Youth Development is offered every semester so you can start the program anytime.

**The Youth Development faculty are in the process of refreshing curriculum, changes will be made to the course planner in the 21-22 academic year. All participating universities are engaged in the refresh process and will ensure students are able to complete in a timely manner. Contact your academic advisor with questions.

Required Courses Course or Instructor Availability by Year and Semester
2021202220232024
CourseCreditsSpringSummerFallSpringSummerFallSpringSummerFallSpringSummer
Foundations of Youth Development1multiple universitiesmultiple universitiesMelissa HerzogAli LuempertNDSUMUTTUUNLMUTTUNDSU
Design and Evaluation of Youth Programs3Yan Ruth XiaRobin Peiter HorstmeierYan Ruth XiaMUUNLMUUNL
Youth Development Personnel and Program Management3Elaine JohannesScott MattesonRobert PickMISUUNLMISUUNL

Select One Course 3 credit hours

Build your certificate to benefit your career goals by selecting one additional course from the list below. No course is a prerequisite for any other course so you may take this course at any time.