Intercultural Youth Development (B.S.)

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Intercultural Youth Development Degree

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Demonstrate God’s heart for righteousness and justice at the intersection of need and development. Crown’s Intercultural Youth Development program prepares reflective practitioners, who understand culture and themselves, and who are ready to make a difference in the local and global issues of the day. Designed for a broad range of applications from overseas to local, and from development to discipleship, this practical degree is specifically for the follower of Jesus ready to make an appropriate and sustainable difference in the world.

Intercultural Youth Development Major (B.S.) Courses

Program Requirements


Christian Studies Core


I. Christian Studies - 24 Credits


General Education Core


II. General Education - 30 Credits


Major Core


IV. Electives - 10-27 Credits *


At least 30% of this degree, or a minimum of 38 credits, must be at the upper (300-400) level.

* Some courses from the Christian Studies Core and Major Core can be used to fulfill requirements in the General Education Core. By doing that the number of electives needed would increase so that the minimum of 125 credits is reached.

Total - 125 Credits


Recommended Electives:


Four Year Suggested Program for the Intercultural Youth Development Major


Freshman Year


Fall Semester - 15 Credits


Sophomore Year


Fall Semester - 16 Credits


Departmental Acceptance


Students apply for departmental acceptance during their sophomore year spring semester or their junior year fall semester. A minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA, GPA of 2.5 for courses in major, and completion of half of the Christian Service requirements are required for departmental admission in the Intercultural Youth Development major.

Junior Year


Fall Semester - 15-16 Credits


Spring Semester - 15 Credits


  • BIB/THE - Bible or Theology Elective 3 Credits
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  • Christian Ministry Internship Track

  • Electives 12 Credits
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  • Intercultural Internship Track

  • INT 362 - Intercultural Internship 3 Credits
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  • 300-400 ICS/INT Electives 9 Credits

Senior Year


Fall Semester - 15-16 Credits


Spring Semester - 15 Credits




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