Youth Worker Education

Youth Worker Educational Courses

Are you looking to continue your education for a career in working with our Youth? Take a look at the courses listed below that are designed and taught for Orthodox youth workers.

Antiochian House of Studies – St. Stephens Youth Ministry Concentration


This program comes as both a certificate and Master Degree Program depending on the level of work accomplished. Learn more at the website

Youth Ministry Certification Course – St. Sophia Seminary 


This course is designed to provide parish/diocese youth workers with tools to feel empowered to lead their ministry. Learn more about the program at the UOC of USA Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry website here.

Certificate in Youth & Young Adult Ministry and Leadership-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology 

Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology is launching a new one-year program: the Certificate in Youth and Young Adult Ministry and Leadership (CYML). The program is designed for those who have completed their bachelor's degrees and wish to deepen their theological knowledge while developing their skills and understanding for ministry and leadership with youth and young adults.

Effective Christian Ministry - A Y2AM Training Program

Church School Teacher Training

Antiochian Archdiocese Christian Education Department

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese - Teacher Certification


Stay up to Date on Youth Worker Happenings

Looking to stay up to date and learn about different things related to working with Orthodox Youth? Check out the Orthodox Youth Directors Facebook page where we post about conferences and videos with information helpful for youth workers. Check it out!