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Youth Development

Kansas State University

12 months
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590 USD/credit
590 USD/credit
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About

The Youth Development graduate certificate program at Kansas State University allows students to understand, integrate and apply conceptual approaches to youth development, including asset building, positive youth development, community youth development, risk and resiliency. 

Overview

Kansas State University offers two graduate certificates in youth development: youth development professional and youth development administration.

Using a strengths-based approach, the program helps students learn how to support youth to make them socially, emotionally and cognitively competent adults.

The Youth Development program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA).

Career

K-State compiles post-graduation employment information. That information and other career assistance information can be found on the K-State Career Center website.

The youth development graduate certificate program is designed for professionals desiring to work in a variety of youth programs, including within:

  • service organizations
  • community-based programs
  • educational settings
  • youth counseling

Accreditation

Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The youth development graduate certificate is offered through the School of Family Studies and Human Services in the College of Human Ecology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Youth Development
  • Community Youth Development
  • Adolescents & Their Families: Implications for Youth Professionals
  • Youth Policy
  • Youth Development
  • Youth and Cultural Contexts

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National Students: Applications are accepted year around

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

13 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with 3.0 minimum GPA on last 60 credits
  • Admission to K-State Graduate School

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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