Youth Services Leadership (Minor)

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The minor program in youth services leadership is designed to explore the area of youth leadership from the perspective of those who work face-to-face with youth in a variety of settings.

The minor allows students enrolled in a variety of undergraduate programs at ASU to broaden their knowledge of youth services. Students from programs such as education, nursing, social work, criminal justice and others may find this program a beneficial supplement to their existing program.

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Youth Services Leadership (Minor)

Offered by
Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions


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Program Requirements

The minor requires 15 credit hours, six credit hours of required courses and nine credit hours of elective courses. At least nine credit hours must be upper division.
Required Core Courses -- 6 credit hours
Elective Courses (choose three) -- 9 credit hours
1. 15 hours of graded classroom course work (no internship, no independent study)
2. minimum "C" (2.00 on a 4.00 scale) grade required for all classes in the minor
3. minimum GPA of 2.00 for those pursuing the minor, a major or premajor, other than tourism development and management
4. should be a junior to take 400-level courses
5. no double counting of courses for a major and the minor
Depending on a student's undergraduate program of study, prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this minor.