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Youth Development​​, BA

Learn more about our 30-credit Youth Development Master's Program.​​

​The Rhode Island College Youth Development B.A. Program (YDEV@RIC) prepares professional Youth Workers for careers with young people (ages 3-21) within afterschool programs, recreation centers, community arts centers, youth residential housing, justice and probation sites, youth ministry, and governmental agencies. In addition to coursework in social work and education, our graduates also earn a non-profit studies certificate where they develop leadership and management skills.

If you would like to lead with youth to make a better world, we invite you to join the YDEV Program at RIC.

photo of Lesley Bogad Lesley Bogad
Henry Barnard School 217
(401) 456-8018

photo of Corinne McKamey Corinne McKamey
Associate Professor of Culture, Communities, and Education
Henry Barnard School 218
(401) 456-8995

Victoria Restler Victoria Restler​
Assistant Professor
Henry Barnard School 206A
(401) 456-9014

photo missing Rachael Lee​ ​Ficke Clemons
Youth Development Field Coordinator
Educational Studies
Henry Barnard School (HBS) 217​

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Page last updated: February 27, 2020