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Youth Ministry Training Opportunities and Events

The Center for Youth Ministry Studies offers a variety of events and resources throughout the year. Not only can you increase your knowledge about current issues and trends in youth ministry, you'll have many opportunities to network with other youth workers.

Dan White Hodge

Free Webinars

Join CYMS throughout the year for these free, online training and resource discussions. Pre-registration is required and can be completed online.
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CYMS Lecture Series

Dig deeply into current issues facing our youth and communities. Most events are free and will also be webcast; pre-registration is encouraged.
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Annual Ministry Internship and Job Fair

Join us each spring at the only ministry-focused internship and job fair in Chicagoland. You'll be able to network with potential employers as well as others interested in ministry careers.
North Park University Office of Distributed Learning, NPU Online

Archived Webinars

Catch up on past webinars offered by the Center for Youth Ministry Studies.

Next Steps

Looking for a job? Visit the job board for youth ministry openings.