90° Certification Program

How would you like to supercharge your Ministry? How would you like to learn how to maximize your leadership potential by learning to lead from your strengths? Or how about learning how to do strategic planning and develop a comprehensive ministry action plan? Could you use some skills in fundraising?

What if you could learn these skills and more from experts in these respective areas as well as journey through them with leaders just like you? Oh, and what if we threw in your very own personal professional coaching sessions?

Does that sound like it would be a valuable experience for you?

You can have all that and more with UYWI’s 90º Certification Program, a 12-month intensive training program for selected urban youth workers. Cohorts meet throughout the country in a close-knit setting, learning from some of the most influential urban leaders in the country.

The 90º Certification Program is your all-access pass to firsthand tips and skills for balancing ministry and life. This intensive training environment provides the tangible resources, networks, and tools needed to elevate your ministry. In just one year, you’ll be amazed at how much you will have grown as a ministry leader.

Check out this quick video about the program.

Are you ready to join us?

Applications are open for the Fall 2019 in LA & NYC cohorts. Feel free to CONTACT US with any questions. 

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Outside the Los Angeles or New York area?

You can now enroll in 90 Degrees Online. Try it out Free Visit Here

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 How is the Program Designed?

  • Monthly full-day trainings over a period of 12 months (meals included)
  • Program manual and transferable training materials
  • Access to top urban youth ministry trainers.

Monthly topics include:

  • Healthy Spiritual Rhythms
  • Value-Based Leadership
  • Leading as Designed
  • Effective Communication
  • Excellence in Ministry
  • Strategic Planning/Ministry Action Plan (MAP)
  • Funding Your Ministry
  • Team Development
  • Youth Evangelism & Discipleship
  • Community Engagement
  • Helping Hurting Kids
  • Graduation & Final MAP Presentation

 Program Outcomes:

  • A stronger framework for building a thriving and sustainable youth ministry
  • Increased longevity in ministry
  • Enhanced fundraising skills
  • A strengthened capacity for community outreach and engagement
  • Improved skills for identifying, training and developing other leaders
  • An improved proficiency at responding to urban youth culture
  • And more!

 Program Costs:

So what are you waiting for? Get started on your way to ministry excellence !

  • 12-month intensive program is exclusive and slots are limited
  • Cost: $1,495 (discount available when paid in full upfront – that’s less than $145 month!)
  • Group discount rates available
  • Affordable monthly payments available after paying initial deposit
  • Please contact UYWI for other possible payment plan options
  • We can also help you write a letter to your pastor or for potential sponsors who might be willing to help you with the costs.

Still not ready? Are you one of those people who needs to see just a little more detail before they commit? Well, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Take a look at our FAQ page
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