Youth Advocacy and Educational Studies
Advocate for children beyond the classroom.
Do you want to work in the broader field of education without obtaining teacher certification? Youth Advocacy and Educational Studies provides students with an understanding of the field of education and the complex local, regional and global challenges it faces from interdisciplinary and inter-professional perspectives.Visit Department Website
- Issues in Education Across Global and Societal Contexts
- Diversity in American Education
- International Experiences in Education
Special Admission Requirements
There are no special admissions requirements for this program.
What Sets Us Apart
Students complete internships each semester with one of more than 15 community organizations, agencies and non-profit, providing real-world experience in youth advocacy.
Graduates are ready to begin their career by serving in public school program administration, government supported initiatives, faith-based organizations, non-profit agencies, or for various foundations that advocate for the well-being of children, youth and families.