Minor in Youth and Family Ministries

APU’s youth and family ministries minor helps students develop a personal philosophy of ministry based on their strengths and calling to apply in future church leadership roles.


18 units

Successful completion of the minor requires a 2.5 cumulative GPA in all courses required for the minor.

MINY 203Introduction to Contemporary Youth and Family Ministries3
MINY 226Studying and Teaching the Bible3
MINY 301Adolescent Development and Family Ministry3
MINY 400Christian Values and Human Sexuality3
WRIT 200Writing 2: Writing for Christian Practice 13
Select one of the following:3
Evangelism and Discipleship
Writing 3: Culture and Ministry 2
Topics in Ministry
Intercultural Ministries 3
Adolescent Issues and Intervention
Total Units18